Commercial Van Sales In Canada – April 2017


2017 Ford Transit white

Canadian sales of commercial vans jumped 7% to 4361 units in April 2017, a 301-unit increase compared with April 2016. Rising Ford Transit sales are largely to credit, though GM’s full-size vans posted improvements in April, as well.

Canada Vehicle Sales Rankings By Model – April 2017 YTD

Small commercial van sales, down 31% through the first-quarter of 2017, rose 2.5% in April. But full-size vans, led by the Transit, were up 8%. The big vans account for 84% of the segment’s year-to-date sales thanks to a 23% year-over-year sales increase.

Canada commercial van sales chart April 2017
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During the first four months of 2016, only 76% of the commercial vans sold in Canada were full-size vans.

But Ford Transit sales continue to rise, having now risen on a year-over-year basis in five consecutive months.

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 • March 2017April 2016

Van
April
2017
April
2016
%
Change
2017
YTD
2016
YTD
%
Change
27
91 -70.3% 86 323 -73.4%
387
381 1.6% 1139 1105 3.1%
420
619 -32.1% 1736 1692 2.6%
1406
1139 23.4% 3777 2767 36.5%
201
258 -22.1% 679 913 -25.6%
706
441 60.1% 1838 1719 6.9%
133
130 2.3% 407 368 10.6%
395
389 1.5% 1774 1294 37.1%
64
50 28.0% 204 206 -1.0%
169
169 0.0% 709 625 13.4%
283
358 -20.9% 1391 885 57.2%
170
35 386% 456 832 -45.2%
Full-Size Commercial Vans ³
3661
3377 8.4% 11,859 9668 22.7%
Small Commercial Vans ²
700
683 2.5% 2337 3061 -23.7%
Total
4361
4060 7.4% 14,196 12,729 11.5%

Source: Automakers & Global Automakers Of Canada

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