The Association of Vehicle Importers and Distributors Inc. (AVID) said that consolidated sales of its members grew in October compared to the previous month. AVID sales grew 16.3 percent in October, capping the month with 2,589 units sold from the 2,227 units delivered in September. Year-to-date sales also reflected an increase, with sales during the first 10 months of the year reaching 25,374 units versus the 24,004 units recorded during the same period last year. AVID President Ma. Fe Perez-Agudo said that the group hopes to remain resilient while the country recovers from the effects caused by Super Typhoon Yolanda.