New passenger car sales in the European Union are set to rise nearly 8 percent this year to 10,5 million vehicles. That is what the European car industry association ACEA predicts. Sales fell last year due to chip shortages in the auto industry, but ACEA says chip deliveries will stabilize, allowing automakers to reduce production.
Travel organization TUI expects to be able to run a strong summer despite the omikron variant of the corona virus. The world's largest tour operator notes that bookings for next summer are above pre-crisis levels, as concerns about the virus in Europe wane. According to CEO Fritz Joussen, the
The number of new passenger cars sold in the European Union in 2021 consisted mainly of petrol cars. About 60 percent of all new cars still run on conventional fuels, European industry association ACEA reports. However, the share of hybrid cars, which run on both electricity and petrol, increased to almost a fifth
The shortages of chips did not do European car sales any good last year. According to the ACEA car industry association, sales of new passenger cars in the European Union last year were 2,4 percent below those of 2020, when the uncertainties surrounding corona already deterred potential car buyers. In total, in 2021
The number of holiday bookings with travel companies has been increasing since Christmas, but not as fast as normal. This is partly due to the changing travel rules at destinations and the associated uncertainty for holidaymakers, Corendon, TUI, Sunweb and the lessor of holiday homes Belvilla report after a call round. People also stay until recently