Tag Archives: COE

Category C vehicles fall to 50,000 mark

By COE.SGcharts Despite Cat A quota bump from 987 to 1,444 (a 46% increase), Cat A COE price actually inched up to $68K (from $67K). Number of bids for Cat A COE is 2,891, which is the highest since December 2008. The number of bids is twice the quota available. This reflects strong pent-up demand, that has been waiting for …

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Yet another high record set for COE of motorcycles

By COE.Sgcharts.com Certificate of Entitlement (COE) for Motorcycles has broken new record again in the COE bidding exercise yesterday at $6,801, breaking the previous record of $6,312 (1st Bidding Exercise of April 2015) by almost $500. Previous high was $5,800 from the bidding exercise just two months ago.Two years ago, the average price of motorcycle COEs was $1,757 in 2013. Besides …

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Price of motorcycle COE hits another new high

By SGCharts.com The price of motorcycle COEs (Cat D) has hit yet another historical new high at $5,800! In the last COE open bidding in February, COE pricing for Cat D hit $5,504. In comparison, the average price of motorcycle COEs was just $1,757 in 2013, and $4,027 in 2014. The price has tripled in over a year! Prices of the other COE categories have fallen, but …

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Historical new high for Cat D COE

  By SGCharts.com The price of motorcycle COEs (Cat D) has hit a historical new high at $5,504! In comparison, the average price of motorcycle COEs was just $1,757 in 2013, and $4,027 in 2014. The price has tripled in over a year! The price jump is due to the 30% reduction of Cat D quotas in 2014 and the panic buying ahead of the Euro III …

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COE announcement for January 1st bidding exercise

By COE SG Charts The price of Cat C, Commercial vehicles COEs have risen by about three thousand dollars to $55,011, which stands at 73% of the COE price of Cat B luxury cars. The price of Cat A COEs have risen by about $200 to $66,010, which stands at 88% of the COE price of Cat B luxury cars. The …

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Round-up of Certificate of Entitlement in 2014

By COE SG charts Not all quotas went up, future bumper crop of COEs unlikely 2014 saw a rise in the annual quotas for the Certificate of Entitlement (COE) in the different categories of Cat A (mass-market cars), Cat B (luxury cars) and Cat C (commercial vehicles). Despite the quota increase, however, COE prices underwent a slight moderation but prices have not …

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COE: Yo-yo price effect observed for COE prices for CAT C vehicles.

By COE SG Charts The Land Transport Authority (LTA) received 3,075 bids at the end of the November second open bidding exercise for Certificates of Entitlement (COEs) on 19 November 2014.  Of these, 1,973 were successful. COE for cars above 1,600 cc or 130 bhp rose slightly to $72,890, up from $70,890 previously. Open COE, which can be used for any …

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COE prices: Gap between Cat B and Cat C vehicles further narrows

By COE SG Charts In COE results on 5 November 2014, the Land Transport Authority (LTA) received 3,068 bids at the end of the November first open bidding exercise for Certificates of Entitlement (COEs).  Of these, 1,980 were successful. COE for Category A (cars up to 1,600cc and 130bhp) ended slightly higher at $64,900, up from $63,990 two weeks ago. COE …

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New Budget and Old COE Prices

By Dr Yuen Chung Kwong The diagram above plots the average successful bid prices for Certificates of Entitlement for the most popular category of cars (i.e., under 1600cc in engine size), from the introduction of the COE system in early 1990 to January 2013 at 6-month intervals. Note that the category also includes certificates for taxis, also that before mid …

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Suffocating car prices with shorter loan period

By Terry Xu Under the Budget 2013 measures announced on Monday, vehicle buyers will now have a maximum of five years instead of the original ten years to service their car loans. They would also have to foot a down payment of 40 per cent or more for a new vehicle. And apart from these two, there will be additional increase …

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