New car sales decreased by 30.6%, the worst fall since 2009

The National Automotive Association of Chile (ANAC) released the final balance of the automotive market in 2020. Thus, given the economic impact of the pandemic which affected both demand and supply, sales of new cars fell by 30.6% compared to 2019. This is the worst fall since 2009. The last quarter of the year had a year-on-year growth of 12.3%. 2020 closed with sales of 258,835 units of light and medium vehicles.

Source: EMOL