Stock of road motor vehicles 2012 – Another record year of new vehicle permits
Neuchâtel, 05.02.2013 - (FSO) - For the second time in a row, a record number of new motorised vehicles were registered in Switzerland in 2012. The 431,000 new vehicle permits correspond to an increase of 2.4% compared with the previous year. A total of 5.6 million motorised vehicles were registered in Switzerland in 2012, approximately 4.3 million of which were passenger cars. This finding is from the Road Vehicle Statistics published by the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).
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Please note that the English version only includes the release's lead
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Daniel Bohnenblust, FSO, Section Mobility, phone: 032 713 66 25, e-mail: Daniel.Bohnenblust@bfs.admin.ch
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