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Sarah tracks vehicle production and other global data trends.
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For the second straight month, the Asia-Pacific region posted huge year-over-year gains, while the rest of the world sunk below same-period 2020.
The Asia-Pacific region saw huge growth compared to year-ago’s early slowdown, while the rest of the world decreased year-over-year.
Though sales in many countries started to rebound near the end of the year, the pandemic brought unprecedented losses to the industry.
The weak industry was hit sharply by the coronavirus pandemic.
Despite growth in the Asia-Pacific region, losses in every other region brought the total back down after a couple months of growth.
Widespread effects of the coronavirus pandemic continued to plague sales across most of the globe in October, though several countries saw growth.