ERJ staff report (RD)
UK – Car production in the UK has fallen by 58.7 percent in January, according to figures published by The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).
Commercial vehicle production was down by 59.9 percent and 83.5 percent of car output from the UK was allocated for export, â€œa record for any January,â€ SMMT said 20 Feb.
â€œFollowing extended winter shutdowns, vehicle output continued to fall in January in line with expectations. The extent of the decline highlights the critical need…