U.K. car production rose 12% to 142,158 units in March as European demand for cars strengthened. The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders says the latest result raised the first-quarter output 2.9% to 404,803 units. Almost 80% of cars manufactured in the U.K. are for global export markets. SMMT CEO Mike Hawes says in a statement the March growth is a significant step forward after a period of product changes at the start to the year. “After several years in the doldrums, European ...

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