BCA said in the past year, values have risen by £2,422, equivalent to a 32% uplift.
Delays to new van deliveries are helping drive used values to record-breaking levels as fleets
hold on to vehicles longer and demand outstrips supply.
The average monthly value across all LCVs rose above £9,000 at BCA in January.
BCA has recorded the third highest average monthly value and the second highest sold monthly volume since the onset of the pandemic in March.
Average LCV values at BCA rose from £7,709 in August to £7,994 in September, a 3.7% rise and the second highest value recorded since lockdown.
BCA is reporting that average values for used light commercial vehicles improved at BCA in August as sold volumes continued to rise.
Being ‘fit for purpose’ is not the only consideration when speccing vans
Average values for used light commercial vehicles (LCVs) rose across the board during January 2020, according to BCA’s LCV Pulse report.
Average values improved by £227 (3.2%), year-on-year, for light commercial vehicle values at BCA in November, 2019.
Fleet and lease LCVs averaged £7,644 at BCA in August 2019, a fall of £325 (4.1%), month-on-month.
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Air conditioning has ensured LCV values continue to soar, increasing by up to 40%.
Rising average age and mileage of fleet and lease LCVs saw their average values fall by 2.2% at BCA sales in May.
BCA has responded to “significant demand from buyers” in the South West and Wales by launching a new commercial vehicle sale at the Bridgwater remarketing centre in Somerset.
BCA staged its first Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) sale at BCA Blackbushe on March 12, attracting a large crowd of Euro 6 compliant buyers.
BCA’s specialist LCV Pulse report showed average values for used light commercial vehicles rose during January 2019 at BCA.
BCA has opened a new refurbishment facility in Doncaster for Mercedes-Benz light commercial vehicles, and is recruiting staff to support a range of services.
Average light commercial vehicle values rose during December at BCA, with the headline figure reaching £7,315, an increase of £169 (2.3%) over November.
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