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By Steve Botfield senior editor of commercial vehicles and motorcycles at Cap HPI
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The first quarter of 2018 saw used LCV volumes remain high with strong wholesale demand supporting good residual values say automotive data experts, Cap HPI.
The market for used commercial vehicles is set to remain strong through 2018, according to experts at Cap HPI.
Picking the right colour for the model of van can lead to a used value premium of nearly 7% over a white equivalent, says Cap HPI.
New LCV sales will hit 360,000 this year according to automotive data experts, Cap HPI, a 5% fall on 2016.
Buying on the net hits record levels at BCA and Manheim, close to 40% and 34% respectively
The latest figures from Cap HPI predict a 48% rise in the supply of potential used LCV stock by 2019, compared to 2015.