Mercedes leader of the Korean import for the 5th month in a row
For the fifth consecutive month, Mercedes won the leadership in the Korean import sector.
The German brand closed May with sales up 20% compared to the same month of 2017 at 5,839 units, slightly ahead of BMW and more clearly Volkswagen, Toyota and Audi.
European brands now account for more than 77% of total imports, while Japanese and American brands account for 15.7% and 7.1% respectively.
The general picture of the sector remains positive, with an increase of 21.1% in May to 23.470 units and 23.7% in the first five months to a total of 116,798 vehicles.