The new sales are impressive but fall short of the record
sale so far this year, which was a$10.03 million teardown in Wayzata.
If the Q3 slowdown is sustained in the final quarter, the year will fall short of the record
, according to the report.
Thermometers will probably fall short of the record
for the month, which is 25.6C (78F), recorded on March 29, 1968, in Cambridgeshire.
Wales, although much wetter on average with 469.9 mm, looks set to fall short of the record
of 499.5 mm set in a soggy 1927.
But that would fall short of the record
of 74, set in 1953.
Lower sales point towards lower production during 2001, which should fall short of the record
car tire production of 866 million units and commercial vehicle (light plus medium/heavy commercial vehicles) tire production of 289 million units in 2000.
After 12 consecutive years of growth, sales of variable annuities this year are likely to fall short of the record
$137.5 billion recorded in 2000.
Pundits were predicting B*witched would fall short of the record
after Boyzone's Comic Relief single, When The Going Gets Tough, appeared to be outselling the girls.
But 2010's soaring figures still fall short of the record
highs for both sets of statistics as Northern Ireland's most popular year for people saying "I do" was 1970 which saw 12,300 ceremonies take place.