Tuesday, January 26, 2021

January Vehicle Sales Forecast: "Steady in January"

by Calculated Risk on 1/26/2021 12:54:00 PM

From Wards: U.S. Sales to Remain Steady in January But Production Losses Will Hurt Inventory (pay content)

Vehicle Sales ForecastClick on graph for larger image.

This graph shows actual sales from the BEA (Blue), and Wards forecast for January (Red).

Sales have bounced back from the April low, but will likely be down around 5% year-over-year in January.

The Wards forecast of 16.1 million SAAR, would be down about 1% from December.