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<b>EU-2009:</b> EU-27 Bicycle Sales

Sales & Trends

In 2009, close to 1.3 million fewer bikes were sold throughout the 27 EU member states compared to 2008 (see table).

<b>EU-2009:</b> EU-27 Bicycle Sales

 In 2009, close to 1.3 million fewer bikes were sold throughout the 27 EU member states compared to 2008 (see table). 

For more EU-2009 bicycle statistics, click in list:

EU-27 Bicycle Sales 2007-2009 (x 1,000 units)  

  2007 2008 2009
Austria 430 465 465
Belgium 500 500 500
Germany 4,582 4,320 3,850
Italy 2,000 1,780 1,930
Netherlands 1,400 1,388 1,281
UK 3,400 3,311 3,400
France 3,500 3,417 3,132
Spain 1,000 900 750
Portugal 330 350 300
Denmark 554 544 534
Finland 310 330 320
Sweden 485 530 500
Greece 220 220 200
Ireland 80 90 70
Luxembourg n.a. 5 5
Malta n.a. 10 8
Estonia n.a. 30 25
Latvia n.a. 50 30
Lithuania n.a. 52 60
Poland 709 684 560
Czech Rep. n.a. 370 320
Slovakia n.a. 250 200
Hungary n.a. 300 260
Slovenia n.a. 110 90
Cyprus n.a. 30 20
Romania n.a. 150 120
Bulgaria n.a. 210 180
Total 19,500* 20,396 19,110

*Total ‘old’ EU-15 + Poland
Sources: Bike Europe Market Reports, 2008 figures: COLIBI / Bike Europe

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