BRUSSELS, March 1 (Reuters) - The Belgian Federation of Car Industries (Febiac) released on Thursday the following monthly data:
New car registrations FEB 2012 JAN 2012 FEB 2011
Total for the month 43,716 44,732 55,135
Year-on-year change (pct) -17.73 -15.98 11.65
Year-to-date total 88,448 -- 106,371
Cumulative change (pct) -16.85 -- 9.70
Figures also showed that brands distributed by D‘Ieteren , Belgium’s largest auto retailer, had a market share of 19.48 percent for February compared with 19.86 percent for the same month the prior year.
D‘Ieteren distributes Volkswagen, Seat, Audi, Skoda, Bentley, Porsche and Lamborghini brands.
NOTE - The market shares include cars bought abroad but registered in Belgium. (Reporting By Philip Blenkinsop)