Research: Truck category boosts five year growth in new vehicle sales

Statistics Canada has released new motor vehicle sales data for June 2015, for Canada and the provinces. This survey collects data on monthly sales (in dollars and units) of new motor vehicles sold in Canada, by type of vehicle and origin of manufacture. There has been an 8% increase in the total number of vehicles sold since June 2010. Growth in new vehicle sales is due primarily to the truck category with an increase of 23% since June 2011. Passenger car sales have dropped 10% over the same period.


Source: Statistics Canada