This Week
  • Developer plans a $15 million project to renovate a historic site in Clifton Springs.

  • The economy and demographics have Sheridan Bros. Moving on the move.

  • Technology and other factors have brought big changes to commercial building.

  • From Morocco, Joseph Squalli traveled far to become Rooney's Restaurant owner.

  • RocMusic director Alexander Pena rallies young music makers.

  • Challenges mount for area companies that do business in Russia.

Car sales remain up from a year ago

Rochester Business Journal
December 9, 2011

New and used car sales last month continued to surpass 2010 sales, the Rochester Automobile Dealers’ Association Inc. reported.

Some 2888 new vehicles were sold in Monroe County in November, down more than 8 percent from 3,150 in October, but up nearly 11 percent from 2,812 a year ago. Used-car sales fell 8 percent from 1,939 in October to 1,781 in November, but were up more than 19 percent from 1,494 in November 2010.

Vehicle sales typically fall from October to November, RADA historical data shows.

Monroe County auto dealers sold 4,669 new and used cars and trucks in November, compared with 5,089 in October and 4,160 a year ago.

Dealers have sold 57,282 vehicles this year, up from 50,442 in the first 11 months of 2010.

(c) 2011 Rochester Business Journal. To obtain permission to reprint this article, call 585-546-8303 or e-mail service@rbj.net.


What You're Saying 

There are no comments yet. Be the first to add yours!

Post Your Own Comment

 
Username:
Password:

Not registered? Sign up now!
 

To Do   Text Size
Post CommentPost A Comment eMail Size1
View CommentsView All Comments PrintPrint Size2
ReprintsReprints Size3
  • E-mailed
  • Commented
  • Viewed
RBJ   Google