Car production increases by 9.3%

Press Association
Car production Ellesmere Port
Car production Ellesmere Port

The number of cars built in the UK last month was almost 10% up on a year ago, boosted by strong export demand, new figures show.

There were 94,352 cars produced in April, an increase of 9.3% on the same month in 2011 and up by 11.8% for the first four months of the year.