Ford's US auto sales rise about 1.2 percent in June
FILE PHOTO: The Ford logo is pictured on the company's stand during the 88th Geneva International Motor Show in Geneva, Switzerland, March 7, 2018. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse
REUTERS: Ford Motor Co on Tuesday reported an about 1.2 percent rise in U.S. auto sales in June, helped by a new record for sport utility vehicles for the month.The No. 2 U.S. automaker said it sold 230,635 vehicles in June, compared with 227,979, a year earlier.
Sales of Ford brand SUVs grew 8.1 percent to 77,453 vehicles.A poll of economists by Reuters showed expectations of a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 17.0 million vehicles for the U.S. auto industry in June.(Reporting by Ankit Ajmera in Bengaluru; Editing by Shailesh Kuber)
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