Mill Garages North East Ltd has seen an eleven 11% rise in turnover in a year that saw it commit wholly to sales from its string of Volvo franchises.
The Newcastle-based dealer group achieved a turnover of £114 million – up on 2015’s £102 million – during the year to December 31 from activities at its Volvo dealerships which has sites in Newcastle, Sunderland, Stockton and a Volvo and Nissan facility in Harrogate.
Pre-tax profits also increased from £1.04 million to £1.08 million.
Late last year Mill Garages ceased its relationship with Nissan at its Harrogate site due to the success of its Volvo operations.
Managing director Bill Ward said that the biggest imp