March 30, 2010

February 2010 Automobile & Motorcycle Statistics and Summary

Automobile Production Data for February 2010

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production in February 2010 was recorded as 841,796 units. Compared with the 481,396 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 360,400 units or 74.9%, and production increase on the same month of the previous year for four consecutive months.

February 2010 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 732,477 units, up 329,333 units or 81.7%
Standard cars
(over 2000 cc)
408,512 units, up 248,764 units or 155.7%
Small cars 205,862 units, up 71,854 units or 53.6%
Mini car
(under 660 cc)
118,103 units, up 8,715 units or 8.0%

2) Trucks: 100,014 units, up 28,321 units or 39.5%
Standard truck vehicles 41,858 units, up 17,854 units or 74.4%
Small trucks 20,857 units, up 4,285 units or 25.9%
Mini trucks
(under 660 cc)
37,299 units, up 6,182 units or 19.9 %

3) Buses: 9,305 units, up 2,746 units or 41.9%
Large buses 1,028 units, up 284 units or 38.2%
Small buses 8,277 units, up 2,462 units or 42.3%

Number of Automobile Domestic Sales
Domestic sales in February 2010 stood at 458,228 vehicles, up 20.4% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

February 2010 Automobile Domestic Sales Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 395,603 units, up 21.9%
Trucks 61,121 units, up 11.6%
Buses 1,504 units, up 17.2%

Exports (result) stood at 179.8% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile February 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 309,933 219.6
Nissan 97,109 221.3
Mitsubishi 54,638 271.3
Mitsubishi Fuso 6,000 156.8
Mazda 69,711 171.3
Isuzu 15,894 171.7
Honda 83,310 152.2
Hino 8,032 204.7
Suzuki 93,420 128.0
Daihatsu 59,951 95.6
Subaru 41,620 154.2
UD Trucks 2,092 195.1
Others 86 187.0
Total 841,796 174.9

Motorcycle Production Data for February 2010

Number of Motorcycles Produced
Motorcycle production in February 2010 was recorded as 60,921 units. Compared with the 72,719 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 11,798 units or 16.2%, and production decrease on the same month of the previous year for thirty consecutive months.

February 2010 Motorcycle Production Figures by Class
50cc or under 5,899 units, down 5,127 units or 46.5%
51 - 125cc 6,212 units, up 3,558 units or 134.1%
126 - 250cc 7,575 units, down 3,353 units or 30.7%
Over 250cc 41,235 units, down 6,876 units or 14.3%

Number of Motorcycle Domestic Sales
Domestic sales (factory shipment) in February 2010 stood at 33,089 units, a decrease of 8.7% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

February 2010 Motorcycle Domestic Sales Figures by Class
50cc or under 17,812 units, down 20.4%
51 - 125cc 11,362 units, up 180.4%
126 - 250cc 2,479 units, up 4.9%
Over 250cc 1,436 units, down 13.7%

Exports (result) stood at 70.9% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle February 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 19,489 82.7
Suzuki 17,375 99.2
Yamaha 15,205 79.2
Kawasaki 8,844 71.1
Others 8 160.0
Total 60,921 83.8

Automobile Export Data for February 2010

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export in February 2010 was recorded as 381,407 units. Compared with the 212,107 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 169,300 units or 79.8%, and export increase on the same month of the previous year for two consecutive months.

February 2010 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 336,683 units (including 15,703 units for KD)
Up 150,258 units or 80.6%
Trucks 35,885 units (including 14,819 units for KD)
Up 16,547 units or 85.6%
Buses 8,839 units (including 949 units for KD)
Up 2,495 units or 39.3%

Value of Automobiles Exported
Total value of automobiles exported for February 2010 was $10,923.68 million including $7,957.25 million for vehicles and $2,966.43 million for parts. This is an increase of $5,842.79 million or 115.0% as compared with $5,080.89 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

February 2010 Automobile Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 46,740 259.1
Middle-East 50,010 159.4
Europe 61,394 151.4
(EU) 39,018 122.0
North America 139,024 188.2
(U.S.A). 116,427 197.8
Latin America 28,455 181.0
Africa 14,853 114.6
Oceania 40,478 220.0
Others 453 38.0
Total 381,407 179.8
Reference: February 2010 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile February 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 150,232 206.9
Nissan 50,279 299.1
Mazda 53,927 186.5
Mitsubishi 29,043 219.2
Isuzu 12,152 200.5
Daihatsu 5,982 211.0
Honda 19,482 66.4
Subaru 28,474 150.4
UD Trucks 1,103 186.0
Hino 5,319 208.8
Suzuki 22,430 123.2
Mitsubishi Fuso 2,984 149.0
Total 381,407 179.8

Motorcycle Export Data for February 2010

Number of Motorcycles Exported
Motorcycle export in February 2010 was recorded as 52,809 units. Compared with the 74,439 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 21,630 units or 29.1%, and export decrease on the same month of the previous year for twenty nine consecutive months.

February 2010 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
50cc or under class 432 units, down 3,361 units or 88.6%
51 - 125cc class 3,039 units, down 907 units or 23.0%
126 - 250cc class 6,107 units, down 1,929 units or 24.0%
Over 250cc class 43,231 units, down 15,433 units or 26.3%

Value of Motorcycles Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for February 2010 was $475.17 million including $360.85 million for vehicles and $114.32 million for parts. This is a decrease of $65.81 million or 12.2% as compared with $540.98 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

February 2010 Motorcycle Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 3,080 79.7
Middle-East 322 59.7
Europe 27,032 100.8
(EU) 26,088 103.3
North America 14,915 43.1
(U.S.A). 10,857 38.2
Latin America 2,503 133.6
Africa 1,968 88.8
Oceania 2,989 65.8
Others 0 0
Total 52,809 70.9
Reference: February 2010 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle February 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 10,005 56.2
Suzuki 14,696 55.3
Yamaha 19,147 118.4
Kawasaki 8,961 64.6
Total 52,809 70.9