Commercial Van Sales In Canada – December 2016 & 2016 Year End


2017 Ford Transit grey

With the best-selling full-size van and best-selling small van, Ford owned Canada’s commercial van market in 2016. 

Canada Vehicle Sales Rankings By Model – 2016 Year End

Canadian sales of the Ford Transit jumped 16% to 10,204 units, which, together with the Ford E-Series, equalled 42% of the full-size commercial van market. The Ford Transit Connect, meanwhile, despite flat sales, owned 34% of the small commercial van market.

Canada commercial van sales chart 2016 year end
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General Motors is the second-highest-volume van brand in Canada. With three vans, including the Chevrolet City Express on loan from Nissan, GM earned 29% of all Canadian commercial van sales.

Ram’s van market share fell to 11% in 2016 from 15% in 2015. Mercedes-Benz’s van market share rose to 15% from 13% in 2015. Nissan owns 5% of Canada’s commercial van market.

You can click any model name in the tables below to find historical monthly and yearly Canadian auto sales data. You can also select a make and model at GCBC’s Sales Stats page. These tables are sortable, so you can rank commercial vans any which way you like. Mobile users can now thumb across the table for full-width access. suggestions on how GCBC should break down segments can be passed on through the Contact page.

Click Column Headers To Sort • January 2017 • November 2016December 2015

Van
Dec.
2016
Dec.
2015
%
Change
2016
2015
%
Change
28
127 -78.0% 636 957 -33.5%
462
515 -10.3% 4164 3337 24.8%
190
258 -26.4% 3478 2661 30.7%
626
619 1.1% 10,204 8767 16.4%
181
223 -18.8% 2799 2800 0.0%
736
874 -15.8% 7012 6809 3.0%
83
37 124% 1242 73 1601%
453
364 24.5% 4677 4761 -1.8%
13
58 -77.6% 515 760 -32.2%
150
143 4.9% 1651 1343 22.9%
1 -100% 850 -100%
317
149 113% 2553 2640 -3.3%
210
178 18.0% 1804 2059 -12.4%
Full-Size Commercial Vans ³
2797
2837 -1.4% 32,603 29,735 9.6%
Small Commercial Vans ²
652
709 -0.8% 8132 8082 0.6%
Total
3449
3546 -2.7% 40,735 37,817 7.7%

Source: Automakers & Global Automakers of Canada

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