Volkswagen Group Aug. Worldwide Deliveries Up 12.7%

Volkswagen Group (VKW.L,VLKAF.PK,VOW.BE) reported worldwide deliveries to customers of 700,100 units for the month of August, compared to 621,100 units, prior year, an increase of 12.7%. Volkswagen Passenger Cars recorded deliveries of 412,200 units compared to 350,700 units, last year, an increase of 17.5%. Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles deliveries were 25,900 units compared to 26,400 units, previous year, a decline of 1.8%.

For the period from January to August, total deliveries were 5,300,600 units compared to 6,325,300 units, a year ago, a decline of 16.2%.

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