Commercial vehicle manufacturers report best May figures in 10 years as export market surges


 

CV production in the UK rose by 26.5% latest figures showed, with manufacturers recording their best May performance for a decade. The SMMT said 7,900 new trucks and vans, as well as buses, coaches and taxis, left the factory lines during the month, continuing a strong start to 2022 with five consecutive months of growth. The business group said growth was driven by exports, with production for overseas markets growing by 91.6% – partly due to demand following the end […]