ELSTAT: Car registrations up 19,8 pct in September

Greek car registrations jumped 19.8 pct in September, totaling 5,899 vehicles from 4,992 in the same period last year, Hellenic Statistical Authority said on Wednesday. The statistics service said that in the January-September period, car registrations were up 10.3 pct compared with the corresponding period in 2018, totaling 92,772 vehicles, moving towards a positive end of the year.

Registration of new lorries rose 17.1 pct in the nine-month period, while registration of new motorcycles rose 13.2 pct, totaling 31,472 of which 3,544 motorcycles in September.