August 31, 2009

July 2009 Automobile & Motorcycle Statistics and Summary

Automobile Production Data for July 2009

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production in July 2009 was recorded as 742,284 units. Compared with the 1,090,692 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 348,408 units or 31.9%, and production decrease on the same month of the previous year for ten consecutive months.

July 2009 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 643,585 units, down 288,996 units or 31.0%
Standard cars
(over 2000 cc)
348,028 units, down 209,252 units or 37.5%
Small cars 195,472 units, down 52,392 units or 21.1%
Mini car
(under 660 cc)
100,085 units, down 27,352 units or 21.5%

2) Trucks: 90,912 units, down 53,669 units or 37.1%
Standard truck vehicles 35,956 units, down 36,941 units or 50.7%
Small trucks 18,646 units, down 13,218 units or 41.5%
Mini trucks
(under 660 cc)
36,310 units, down 3,510 units or 8.8 %

3) Buses: 7,787 units, down 5,743 units or 42.4%
Large buses 1,003 units, down 224 units or 18.3%
Small buses 6,784 units, down 5,519 units or 44.9%

Number of Automobile Domestic Sales
Domestic sales in July 2009 stood at 430,962 vehicles, down 5.2% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

July 2009 Automobile Domestic Sales Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 372,430 units, down 2.8%
Trucks 57,634 units, down 17.8%
Buses 898 units, down 26.9%

Exports (result) stood at 54.9% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile July 2009
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 261,099 70.5
Nissan 92,609 71.7
Mitsubishi 35,781 45.8
Mitsubishi Fuso 5,696 42.2
Mazda 80,503 75.4
Isuzu 11,138 41.7
Honda 79,316 70.7
Hino 6,237 58.0
Suzuki 72,750 61.9
Daihatsu 53,929 77.2
Subaru 41,336 81.8
Nissan Diesel 1,846 37.9
Others 44 19.6
Total 742,284 68.1

Motorcycle Production Data for July 2009

Number of Motorcycles Produced
Motorcycle production in July 2009 was recorded as 48,448 units. Compared with the 95,926 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 47,478 units or 49.5%, and production decrease on the same month of the previous year for twenty three consecutive months.

July 2009 Motorcycle Production Figures by Class
50cc or under 11,543 units, down 1,854 units or 13.8%
51 - 125cc 5,522 units, down 15,067 units or 73.2%
126 - 250cc 12,861 units, down 4,591 units or 26.3%
Over 250cc 18,522 units, down 25,966 units or 58.4%

Number of Motorcycle Domestic Sales
Domestic sales (factory shipment) in July 2009 stood at 32,520 units, a decrease of 36.1% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

July 2009 Motorcycle Domestic Sales Figures by Class
50cc or under 21,979 units, down 6.0%
51 - 125cc 4,666 units, down 69.6%
126 - 250cc 3,994 units, down 29.8%
Over 250cc 1,881 units, down 71.0%

Exports (result) stood at 48.8% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle July 2009
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 16,640 49.7
Suzuki 10,332 32.7
Yamaha 13,207 69.2
Kawasaki 8,266 70.4
Others 3 60.0
Total 48,448 50.5

Automobile Export Data for July 2009

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export in July 2009 was recorded as 339,652 units. Compared with the 619,174 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 279,522 units or 45.1%, and export decrease on the same month of the previous year for ten consecutive months.

July 2009 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 305,044 units (including 12,281 units for KD)
Down 235,506 units or 43.6%
Trucks 27,082 units (including 10,245 units for KD)
Down 37,222 units or 57.9%
Buses 7,526 units (including 1,060 units for KD)
Down 6,794 units or 47.4%

Value of Automobiles Exported
Total value of automobiles exported for July 2009 was $9,136.40 million including $6,462.34 million for vehicles and $2,674.06 million for parts. This is a decrease of $5,794.00 million or 38.8% as compared with $14,930.40 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

July 2009 Automobile Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 34,662 68.8
Middle-East 32,269 36.3
Europe 73,408 45.5
(EU) 59,879 82.3
North America 137,560 68.6
(U.S.A). 117,972 66.0
Latin America 17,956 41.4
Africa 11,353 36.0
Oceania 31,713 75.9
Others 731 76.3
Total 339,652 54.9
Reference: July 2009 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile July 2009
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 139,610 60.7
Nissan 41,702 50.0
Mazda 64,180 80.0
Mitsubishi 17,161 36.4
Isuzu 5,800 30.1
Daihatsu 3,005 29.2
Honda 19,976 35.4
Subaru 25,850 81.8
Nissan Diesel 626 23.9
Hino 3,727 56.5
Suzuki 14,347 33.4
Mitsubishi Fuso 3,668 41.7
Total 339,652 54.9

Motorcycle Export Data for July 2009

Number of Motorcycles Exported
Motorcycle export in July 2009 was recorded as 30,181 units. Compared with the 61,792 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 31,611 units or 51.2%, and export decrease on the same month of the previous year for twenty two consecutive months.

July 2009 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
50cc or under class 267 units, down 5,423 units or 95.3%
51 - 125cc class 4,114 units, down 5,695 units or 58.1%
126 - 250cc class 6,819 units, down 5,518 units or 44.7%
Over 250cc class 18,981 units, down 14,975 units or 44.1%

Value of Motorcycles Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for July 2009 was $271.51 million including $144.22 million for vehicles and $127.29 million for parts. This is a decrease of $170.61 million or 38.6% as compared with $442.12 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

July 2009 Motorcycle Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 5,123 104.8
Middle-East 140 18.4
Europe 10,672 69.9
(EU) 10,558 69.7
North America 9,975 38.3
(U.S.A). 8,942 36.1
Latin America 943 20.4
Africa 861 26.5
Oceania 2,467 35.3
Others 0 -
Total 30,181 48.8
Reference: July 2009 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle July 2009
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 7,146 45.0
Suzuki 7,233 57.9
Yamaha 6,582 27.8
Kawasaki 9,220 94.3
Total 30,181 48.8