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Motor Industry

Volume 84: debated on Tuesday 22 October 1985

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asked the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what share of the home market for motor cars is taken by the motor industry in Britain; and what information he has as to the comparable figures for France, Italy and Germany.

The following is the most recent available information:—

Percentage share taken by home manufacturers in their passenger car markets
United Kingdom41·5(year to September 1985)
France65·3(year to June 1985)
Italy60·3(year to June 1985)
West Germany69·6(year to June 1985)


Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders