Carshare: Alaska’s car rental market hits new highs

Anchorage, Alaska — Car rental market in Alaska is hitting new highs, according to a new report by a local brokerage.

Car rental company CarRentalTracker.com reported Wednesday that car rental services had increased 5.4% in the last three months of 2017 compared to the same period in 2016.

That was the biggest percentage increase since January, the firm said.

In addition, CarRentTracker.

com reported that car rentals in Alaska were up 24.6% in 2017 compared with the same time period last year.