AUDI AG: July sees continued strong sales growth in Asia and Eastern Europe
- Marketing and Sales Chief Schwarzenbauer: “We are launching an independent sales company in Taiwan.”
- 2.5 percent increase in sales worldwide
- Eastern Europe continues its double-digit growth
- Audi A4, Audi A5 and Audi A8 experience strong growth
Audi continues to show strong growth in the Asia/Pacific region with 12,037 automobiles sold in July, a 7.6 percent increase compared to the prior-year month (11,189). In China (including Hong Kong), 9,403 new automobiles were sold (up 7.1 percent). Russia is also showing considerable growth with 1,454 customers, a 7.5 percent increase over last year (1,352). Audi posted growth of 10.6 percent in Eastern Europe with 3,466 more automobiles sold than the year before. And some 83,200 cars were handed over to their new owners worldwide, 2.5 percent more than July 2007.