The Ukrainian vehicle fleet in 2021 was replenished with more than half a million imported from abroad and customs cleared cars. This is an absolute record for the country.
In total, 517.4 thousand used passenger cars were registered in Ukraine in 2021, which is 46% more than in 2020 and is the highest indicator for all time. This was reported by the Ukravtoprom association.
As a result, 83 out of 100 cars that passed their first registration in Ukraine last year were used customs cleared cars. These are both cars from Europe driven by their own power or on auto transporters, and “cue balls” or whole cars from America, used cars from Korea, customs cleared under the preferential regime of “euro plates”, etc.
The most popular brands of imported used cars in 2021:
- Volkswagen – 90.2 thousand units
- Ford – 45 thousand units
- Renault – 42.9 thousand units
- ? koda – 38.4 thousand pieces.
- Opel – 33.1 thousand units
As previously reported, 103.3 thousand new cars were sold in 2021. – 21% more than in 2020. Toyota, Renault and Kia became the most popular brands among non-mileage cars. The bestseller was the Kia Sportage crossover with 7,124 registrations.