French Market Reports Growth for 3rd Consecutive Year

PARIS, France – The French bike market has registered growth for the third year in a row. According to the French bicycle observatory, sales increased to a total of €1.795 billion (including P&A) with 3,034,000 bikes sold in 2016. E-bike sales increased by over 30% to 134,000 units, with an average retail price of over €1000.
As in other EU countries, vast majority of e-bikes are sold by specialists’ shops. But new powerful rivals entered the market. – Photo Bike Europe