Ford reports record sales in Vietnam hinh anh 1Workers assemble a car in a Ford's plant in Hai Duong province - Illustrative image (Source: VNA)
HCM City (VNA) - Ford reported sales rose by 14 percent year-on-year in October to 2,430 units, its best-ever monthly numbers.

In the year-to-date the US company has seen sales soar by 50 percent to 23,527 vehicles, in the process remaining one of the fastest growing in Vietnam.

“Our full line-up of class-leading Ford vehicles continues to attract a wide range of Vietnamese customers who appreciate the unmatched value in their respective segments” Pham Van Dung, managing director, Ford Vietnam, said.

The wide appeal of the segment-defining Ranger continued in October with monthly sales rising 13 percent year-on-year to 1,136 units.

Sales of the EcoSport, which remains the best-selling compact SUV, rose 40 percent to 501 units. Customers continued to appreciate the EcoSport’s unique combination of small-car practicality and the agility of an SUV.

The Transit commercial van also delivered a record month with 605 units, pushing the year’s sales up 36 per cent to 5969 units.-VNA