French car industry reports worst sales since 1997

James Batchelor

France's car industry is experiencing its worst year in sales for 15 years, it has been revealed.

According to the Daily Telegraph, car sales in the country are down 28 per cent in November compared to the same month last year. Citroen reported sales had fallen by 26 per cent, while sales for the state-owned marque Renault were down 33 per cent.