Auto sales plunge in a slowing economy

Dawn | Sep 13, 2019 at 7:02 AM
  • Car sales during July and August nosedived by massive 41.3 per cent to 20,094 units compared to 34,264 during the corresponding months last year.
  • Moreover, car sales during August remained subdued because of Eidul Azha holidays, whereas discontinuation of the Suzuki Mehran model also took its toll on the overall auto sales.
  • Sales of Alto model declined to 3,435 units in August from 4,585 units in July.