Engine production, SMMTUK – Statistics from the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) show that 2,553,316 units were produced in 2013, the highest total since 2008. The growth was driven by a 9.0% increase in output for the domestic market, while exports dropped by 1.7%.
According to the SMMT, production increased by 3.6% in the last quarter of 2013, despite a dip in December.