UK car exports rise for 15th consecutive month

London – The monthly volume of cars built in the UK for overseas markets rose 1.7% in October, according to the latest figures from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT).

However, overall UK car manufacturing dipped 1% year-on-year in October, ending a 14-month run of growth for the industry

In all, 122,765 cars exported.

There were a total of 151,795 cars built in October, down from 153,283 in the same period last year.

SMMT chief executive Mike Hawes, said: “October’s figures…

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