TITLE

Auto sales dip further in March

AUTHOR(S)
Pacheco, Dennis Costa
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Caribbean Business;4/24/2008, Vol. 36 Issue 16, p59
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article forecasts the automobile sales for March 2008 in Puerto Rico. The Puerto Rico Retail Sales Report reveals that only 7,876 vehicles were sold during the month, which represents the lowest monthly figures for the year, reflecting a 1.1% dip from February 2008 sales, when 7,962 vehicles were sold. It notes that the total sales for the first quarter of the year have gone further down in comparison with the first quarter of 2007.
ACCESSION #
31853230

 

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