December 25, 2009

November 2009 Automobile & Motorcycle Statistics and Summary

Automobile Production Data for November 2009

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production in November 2009 was recorded as 859,677 units. Compared with the 855,333 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 4,344 units or 0.5%, and production increase on the same month of the previous year after fourteen months of downturns.

November 2009 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 751,712 units, up 12,753 units or 1.7%
Standard cars
(over 2000 cc)
400,700 units, up 20,059 units or 5.3%
Small cars 237,856 units, up 8,964 units or 3.9%
Mini car
(under 660 cc)
113,156 units, down 16,270 units or 12.6%

2) Trucks: 98,646 units, down 7,524 units or 7.1%
Standard truck vehicles 42,739 units, down 7,264 units or 14.5%
Small trucks 18,909 units, down 3,313 units or 14.9%
Mini trucks
(under 660 cc)
36,998 units, up 3,053 units or 9.0 %

3) Buses: 9,319 units, down 885 units or 8.7%
Large buses 890 units, up 296 units or 49.8%
Small buses 8,429 units, down 1,181 units or 12.3%

Number of Automobile Domestic Sales
Domestic sales in November 2009 stood at 436,535 vehicles, up 18.3% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

November 2009 Automobile Domestic Sales Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 368,721 units, up 24.7%
Trucks 66,929 units, down 7.4%
Buses 885 units, down 0.7%

Exports (result) stood at 80.2% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile November 2009
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 326,893 113.5
Nissan 96,010 120.5
Mitsubishi 51,339 90.0
Mitsubishi Fuso 5,708 63.8
Mazda 73,234 94.7
Isuzu 14,191 83.1
Honda 85,479 74.6
Hino 7,798 111.4
Suzuki 88,965 89.1
Daihatsu 63,035 100.4
Subaru 44,532 110.9
Nissan Diesel 2,441 92.4
Others 52 33.3
Total 859,677 100.5

Motorcycle Production Data for November 2009

Number of Motorcycles Produced
Motorcycle production in November 2009 was recorded as 48,581 units. Compared with the 111,716 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 63,135 units or 56.5%, and production decrease on the same month of the previous year for twenty seven consecutive months.

November 2009 Motorcycle Production Figures by Class
50cc or under 4,688 units, down 9,897 units or 67.9%
51 - 125cc 6,583 units, down 786 units or 10.7%
126 - 250cc 9,677 units, down 6,782 units or 41.2%
Over 250cc 27,633 units, down 45,670 units or 62.3%

Number of Motorcycle Domestic Sales
Domestic sales (factory shipment) in November 2009 stood at 21,445 units, a decrease of 35.0% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

November 2009 Motorcycle Domestic Sales Figures by Class
50cc or under 14,286 units, down 38.3%
51 - 125cc 4,182 units, down 13.8%
126 - 250cc 1,887 units, down 43.8%
Over 250cc 1,090 units, down 34.3%

Exports (result) stood at 43.8% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle November 2009
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 14,679 58.4
Suzuki 10,012 46.8
Yamaha 12,265 47.5
Kawasaki 11,619 66.1
Others 6 67.4
Total 48,581 53.2

Automobile Export Data for November 2009

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export in November 2009 was recorded as 394,628 units. Compared with the 491,990 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 97,362 units or 19.8%, and export decrease on the same month of the previous year for fourteen consecutive months.

November 2009 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 350,691 units (including 16,682 units for KD)
Down 77,584 units or 18.1%
Trucks 33,884 units (including 12,312 units for KD)
Down 17,652 units or 34.3%
Buses 10,053 units (including 1,047 units for KD)
Down 2,126 units or 17.5%

Value of Automobiles Exported
Total value of automobiles exported for November 2009 was $10,959.38 million including $8,068.49 million for vehicles and $2,890.89 million for parts. This is a decrease of $464.12 million or 4.1% as compared with $11,423.50 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

November 2009 Automobile Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 45,135 119.4
Middle-East 52,964 61.0
Europe 57,312 52.6
(EU) 46,425 75.7
North America 159,042 100.4
(U.S.A). 142,615 104.0
Latin America 31,900 86.0
Africa 13,734 45.6
Oceania 34,155 108.4
Others 386 32.9
Total 394,628 80.2
Reference: November 2009 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile November 2009
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 163,585 85.6
Nissan 47,878 91.0
Mazda 61,536 98.4
Mitsubishi 30,636 76.7
Isuzu 8,523 59.8
Daihatsu 4,569 56.6
Honda 14,967 28.4
Subaru 32,958 112.2
Nissan Diesel 1,039 70.5
Hino 5,029 103.9
Suzuki 19,487 78.6
Mitsubishi Fuso 4,421 43.5
Total 394,628 80.2

Motorcycle Export Data for November 2009

Number of Motorcycles Exported
Motorcycle export in November 2009 was recorded as 36,737 units. Compared with the 83,936 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 47,199 units or 56.2%, and export decrease on the same month of the previous year for twenty six consecutive months.

November 2009 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
50cc or under class 248 units, down 1,803 units or 87.9%
51 - 125cc class 3,366 units, down 4,004 units or 54.3%
126 - 250cc class 8,570 units, down 6,336 units or 42.5%
Over 250cc class 24,553 units, down 35,056 units or 58.8%

Value of Motorcycles Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for November 2009 was $302.33 million including $216.91 million for vehicles and $85.42 million for parts. This is a decrease of $287.18 million or 48.7% as compared with $589.51 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

November 2009 Motorcycle Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 4,952 112.4
Middle-East 255 51.4
Europe 17,108 62.7
(EU) 16,327 61.0
North America 6,428 16.8
(U.S.A). 5,553 15.6
Latin America 2,275 37.9
Africa 2,401 97.6
Oceania 3,318 67.5
Others 0 0
Total 36,737 43.8
Reference: November 2009 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle November 2009
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 7,744 34.2
Suzuki 6,468 63.6
Yamaha 11,668 34.4
Kawasaki 10,857 62.9
Total 36,737 43.8