Of the total car sold in May, there was 15,187 passenger cars, up 13%; 6,890 commercial vehicles, down 8%; and 778 Special - Purpose vehicles, dropped 36% compared to the previous month.
Generally, the total sales of the entire Vietnamese automobile market in the first five months of 2018 reached 103,746 vehicles up 6% y.o.y. In particular, passenger cars increased 6%, commercial vehicles decreased 19% and Special - Purpose vehicles 37% y.o.y.
Domestically-assembled cars sold in the first five months of 2018 reached 87,426 vehicles, up 10% y.o.y, imported vehicles only 16,320 vehicles, down 46% due to not completed the procedures required by Decree 116/2017 / ND-CP.
Businesses are still trying to complete the procedures required by Decree 116/2017 / ND-CP to import vehicles for distribution in the coming time. It is expected that in the end of June and early July there will be more models such as: Toyota, Ford, Chevrolet, Suzuki ... will be imported to Vietnam.