BUSES' MARKET * UK: 'Positive signs’
* England - For bus and coach makers, says SMMT
the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT)... The March plate change boosted orders from operators, with purpose-built vehicles seeing the sharpest increase, at 73%. Purpose-built buses saw the highest increase, at more than 111%... Mike Hawes, SMMT chief executive, says the results are "a positive sign for the future of the bus and coach sector"... Single-deckers under 8.5 tonnes were the top performer in the purpose-built bus sector, rising by 271% in March...
(Photo: UK city buses) -- London, EN, UK - Transport Engineer, by Laura Cork - 13 April 2015
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