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March Registrations: Fuso Makes Impressive Comeback
Posted: 07-Apr-2018 |


Heavy Truck registrations are back in again for another month! A real highlight this month comes in the overall category, 4501 – MAX GVM.

Truck registrations are way up from February! With some very close competition going on between major players. Overall the market was only 20 trucks short of last year's total, down from 484 to 464 total registrations.

Fuso made a huge comeback in March after only 48 registrations in February they surged back with an impressive 100 registrations.

Isuzu and Fuso were neck and neck in March fighting aggressively for market share. Fuso had an impressive 100 registrations but were pipped at the post by Isuzu with 103.

Below the two top dogs were Hino, DAF and Volvo with 55, 40 and 39 new registrations respectively.

The remaining registrations are as follows:

  • Kenworth (16, 3.4%)
  • Mercedes-Benz (16, 3.4%)
  • IVECO (20, 4.3%)
  • UD (16, 3.4%)
  • Scania (11, 2.4%)
  • MAN (7, 1.5%)
  • Mack (6, 1.3%)
  • Freightliner (5, 1.1%)
  • Foton (8, 1.7%)
  • Fiat (3, 0.6%)
  • International (6, 1.3%)
  • Hyundai (4, 0.9%)
  • RAM (3, 0.6%)
  • Western Star (4, 0.9%)
  • Sinotruck (1, 0.2%)


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