Bus Market Overview in Germany
In value terms, bus production declined dramatically to $ in estimated in export prices. In general, production continues to indicate a relatively flat trend pattern. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2010 with an increase of % against the previous year. Over the period under review, production attained the peak level at $ in 2014; however, from 2015 to , production stood at a somewhat lower figure.
The size of the bus market in Germany declined to $ in , falling by -% against the previous year. This figure reflects the total revenues of producers and importers (excluding logistics costs, retail marketing costs, and retailers' margins, which will be included in the final consumer price). In general, consumption continues to indicate a noticeable decrease. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2008 when the market value increased by % against the previous year. As a result, consumption attained the peak level of $. From 2009 to , the growth of the market remained at a somewhat lower figure.