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December 2, 2015 News

North American vehicle sales set November record: Scotiabank

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The record-setting pace of sales of Canadian and U.S. vehicles continued last month, with sales climbing 5% year-over-year and setting an all-time high for November, according to the latest Auto News Flash from Scotiabank. However, despite the solid year-over-gain, seasonally

November 11, 2015 News

North American auto industry in “high gear”: Scotiabank

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Global car sales regained momentum in September 2015, a new report from Scotiabank said, climbing 3% above a year ago — the strongest performance since March. According to Scotiabank’s latest Global Auto Report, the improvement was led by double-digit year-over-year

November 4, 2015 News

Vehicle sales boom continued in October: Scotiabank

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Canadian vehicle sales continued a record-setting pace in October, a new report from Scotiabank said, with volumes advancing 5 per cent above a year earlier in October and remaining above an annualized 2 million units for the second consecutive month.

October 19, 2015 News

New Canadian vehicles sales up in September: Scotiabank

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New vehicle sales in Canada jumped to a record high of 1.98 million units in September 2015, surpassing the previous peak set a year ago, according to new data from Scotiabank. The gains are being driven by broad-based advances in

October 5, 2015 News

Auto sales hit record in September: Scotiabank

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Despite slumping global equity markets, Canadian auto sales climbed to record highs in September, surpassing the previous peak annual rate of 1.95 million units set a year ago, according to Scotiabank’s latest Auto News Flash. The News Flash estimates that

August 12, 2015 News

Global car sales will have record year in 2015: report

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Developed markets will drive the gains, according to the latest Scotiabank Global Auto report.

August 5, 2015 News

Canadian vehicle sales up in July

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Vehicle sales in Canada continued a record-breaking pace last month, with purchases advancing 0.4% above a year earlier and setting a new record for the month of July. According to Scotiabank’s latest Auto News Flash, purchases climbed to an annualized

March 4, 2015 News

Canadian vehicle sales softened in February: Scotiabank

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Vehicle purchases in Canada advanced in February 2015, climbing three per cent above a year earlier in February – but sales softened to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.75 million units in that month, down from 1.80 million in

February 4, 2015 News

Demand for trucks boosts Canada auto sales in January 2015

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Demand for trucks in Canada helped automakers boost their sales in January 2015 by 3.4% to 99,051 vehicles, while sales of passenger cars dwindled. However, Scotiabank analyst Carlos Gomes says the “torrid” pace of growth in pickup truck sales has