Traffic was brisk at the beginning of the year on the used car market; In January, almost 69,000 cars changed hands, 3.7 percent more than a year earlier – the used car market portal JóAutók.hu quoted data from DataHouse in its analysis.
They expect that in 2023, the turnover of the domestic used car market will be slightly above the peak of 829,000 set last year. Bertalan Halász, the CEO of JóAutók.hu, explained in the announcement that after the small decline typical of the last 3-4 months of last year, the turnover of the used car market is increasing again, which can be an important sign that the overhead costs and inflation are slowly passing away among buyers. uncertainty caused by
The more positive mood may continue in the coming months, customers may once again encounter larger stocks and shorter waiting lists, while companies also begin to make up for the fleet replacements they missed last year. All this can stimulate the used car market through the replaced cars.