<b>EU-2010:</b> EU Bicycle Imports Per Country for EU-27

According to EUs data bureau Eurostat close to 9.3 million bikes were imported into the European Unions markets from countries outside Europe; mainly Asia. Compared to the 8.5 million bicycles imported in 2009, this represents a 9.6% increase. The average value per imported bike stood at 112.65; up 7.8% on the 104.50 average value in 2009. The close to 8% increase is on par with the increase in sales prices for bicycles recorded in 2010 due to higher labour costs in China and an increase in material costs.

Continue reading this article?

  • Create an account under a minute and continue reading
  • Read 2 articles for free every month

Create an account instantly