RVs account for nearly half of S. Korean automakers’ domestic sales in H1

Yonhap News Agency | Jul 14, 2019 at 1:03 AM
  • Recreational vehicles (RVs) accounted for nearly half of South Korean carmakers’ domestic sales in the first half of the year, industry data showed Sunday.
  • The country’s five automakers, including Hyundai Motor Co. and Kia Motors Corp., sold 303,315 RVs in the first six months of the year, up 5.8 percent from a year earlier.
  • Renault Samsung Motors Corp. reported that RVs accounted for 52.6 percent of its first-half domestic sales, with 18,730 units sold.