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# Motor Trade

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# Organised Crime
Gardaí raid 20 properties across Dublin in major gangland crackdown
Gardaí say that the raids are ongoing.
# Motoring
Vehicle registration tax hikes 'understandable but disappointing' - AA
It’s reported today that changes to the vehicle registration system will likely send the price of new cars even higher.
# Retail
Retail sales for May: Motor trade down, (almost) everything else up
When including the motor trade, sales are at their lowest in five years – but without cars, the outlook is improving.
# Motoring
Motor industry calls for 'second numberplate' as sales plummet
An industry body says new car sales in April were down by almost a quarter compared to the same time last year.
# Motoring
New car sales down 18 per cent in February
Although the sale of new goods vehicles was up compared to last year, sales of private cars is down by a significant margin.
# Retail
Mixed messages as retail sales continue their slide
Both the volume and value of retail sales fell in July, and if you exclude motor trading, the domestic economy is even gloomier.
# scrappage
Car sales drop as scrappage deal ends
The number of new cars sold in Ireland fell for the first time this year as the Government’s scrappage scheme came to an end in June.