Although BMI had been concerned that the conflict in Gaza during Q314 would undermine new vehicle
sales in Israel - which were down by 12.1% year-on-year (y-o-y) in the month of July - there was no lasting
effect. So, based on current buoyant sales trends, BMI is targ ..."
BMI holds a cautiously optimistic stance on the outlook for Israeli new vehicle sales as we enter 2014. The
past year has been fairly positive for new passenger car sales, which were up by 4% as of end-October 2013
(most recent data available as this report was being ..."
Last year proved a decidedly weaker year for new car sales in Israel, as a worsening security and
economic situation weighed on demand. As of the end of October 2012 (the most recent data available)
new car sales were down by 8% year-on-year (y-o-y) at 177,771 units, according ..."