Commercial Vehicle Sales Fall by 53% in March

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According to figures released by the Malaysian Automotive Association, the year-on-year sales for commercial vehicles in Malaysia fell by 53% in March due to the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Commercial Vehicle Registrations See 53% Drop in March

Following the implementation the Movement Control Order (MCO) in Malaysia, the sales of commercial vehicles have been heavily impacted with the outlook for April and May looking equally dark for the sector.

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