Vietnam's automobile industry sold nearly 16,150 units in September, up 29% against August and 65% on the same month of last year, according to Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers' Association (VAMA).
Sales by members of the Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers' Association (VAMA) continued rising high last month with nearly 10,000 automobiles sold, the Saigon Times Daily reported.
Vietnam auto sales jumped 29% year-on-year as the auto industry sold more than 11,340 cars, trucks and multipurpose passenger vehicles in April, according to the Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers' Association (VAMA).
Local auto maker and assembler Truong Hai Auto Corporation (Thaco) has once again overtaken the long-time market leader Toyota Vietnam as the biggest sales achiever in the country.
The Vietnam Association of Motorcycle Manufacturers (VAMM) has predicted that this year's auto sales may reach a record high of 120,000 units, or 9% higher than 2013's figure.
Vietnam imported 3,100 fully built units (CBU) automobile in January, down 16.2% from a month earlier but up 4.
The auto market has defied numerous difficulties to record the rather impressive growth of 19 percent in 2013, providing leverage for even more improvement in 2014.
Auto sales in HCM City are likely to dip this month because many customers are waiting for a registration fee cut to come into effect from January 1, 2014.
The auto market is expecting a busier end to 2012 as demand increases ahead of the Lunar New Year Festival (Tet).
The Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers' Association (VAMA) has reported that the domestic auto industry sold nearly 10,280 units in October, up 5% on September and 29% on the same month of last year.