May 31, 2010

April 2010 Automobile & Motorcycle Statistics and Summary

Automobile Production Data for April 2010

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production in April 2010 was recorded as 731,829 units. Compared with the 485,379 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 246,450 units or 50.8%, and production increase on the same month of the previous year for six consecutive months.

April 2010 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 627,320 units, up 211,516 units or 50.9%
Standard cars
(over 2000 cc)
375,658 units, up 192,255 units or 104.8%
Small cars 151,236 units, up 17,640 units or 13.2%
Mini car
(under 660 cc)
100,425 units, up 1,620 units or 1.6%

2) Trucks: 94,884 units, up 30,268 units or 46.8%
Standard truck vehicles 40,465 units, up 22,820 units or 129.3%
Small trucks 17,757 units, up 1,460 units or 9.0%
Mini trucks
(under 660 cc)
36,662 units, up 5,988 units or 19.5 %

3) Buses: 9,691 units, up 4,706 units or 94.4%
Large buses 1,122 units, up 637 units or 131.3%
Small buses 8,569 units, up 4,069 units or 90.4%

Number of Automobile Domestic Sales
Domestic sales in April 2010 stood at 352,465 vehicles, up 24.1% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

April 2010 Automobile Domestic Sales Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 298,311 units, up 26.4%
Trucks 53,249 units, up 13.2%
Buses 905 units, down 2.1%

Exports (result) stood at 189.6% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile April 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 249,123 171.2
Nissan 86,180 173.5
Mitsubishi 40,237 176.1
Mitsubishi Fuso 5,495 197.2
Mazda 70,274 149.5
Isuzu 15,268 330.3
Honda 74,398 130.4
Hino 7,562 206.7
Suzuki 84,811 120.3
Daihatsu 55,065 99.6
Subaru 40,665 162.7
UD Trucks 2,649 187.6
Others 101 280.6
Total 731,829 150.8

Motorcycle Production Data for April 2010

Number of Motorcycles Produced
Motorcycle production in April 2010 was recorded as 54,822 units. Compared with the 49,642 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 5,180 units or 10.4%, and production increase on the same month of the previous year for two consecutive months.

April 2010 Motorcycle Production Figures by Class
50cc or under 6,288 units, down 2,898 units or 31.5%
51 - 125cc 4,545 units, up 730 units or 19.1%
126 - 250cc 6,497 units, down 731 units or 10.1%
Over 250cc 37,492 units, up 8,079 units or 27.5%

Number of Motorcycle Domestic Sales
Domestic sales (factory shipment) in April 2010 stood at 31,118 units, a decrease of 12.4% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

April 2010 Motorcycle Domestic Sales Figures by Class
50cc or under 19,586 units, down 13.0%
51 - 125cc 6,374 units, up 0.2%
126 - 250cc 2,116 units, down 44.8%
Over 250cc 3,042 units, up 7.1%

Exports (result) stood at 81.1% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle April 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 18,496 122.5
Suzuki 16,064 130.4
Yamaha 13,690 96.6
Kawasaki 6,571 81.6
Others 1 16.7
Total 54,822 110.4

Automobile Export Data for April 2010

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export in April 2010 was recorded as 391,540 units. Compared with the 206,456 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 185,084 units or 89.6%, and export increase on the same month of the previous year for four consecutive months.

April 2010 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 346,209 units (including 18,075 units for KD)
Up 161,661 units or 87.6%
Trucks 34,284 units (including 15,785 units for KD)
Up 18,083 units or 111.6%
Buses 11,047 units (including 1,315 units for KD)
Up 5,340 units or 93.6%

Value of Automobiles Exported
Total value of automobiles exported for April 2010 was $11,437.01 million including $8,096.32 million for vehicles and $3,340.69 million for parts. This is an increase of $5,777.94 million or 102.1% as compared with $5,659.07 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

April 2010 Automobile Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 46,569 206.7
Middle-East 43,987 224.0
Europe 80,456 170.5
(EU) 55,304 141.5
North America 132,659 190.6
(U.S.A). 118,474 202.4
Latin America 31,918 258.4
Africa 15,854 168.3
Oceania 39,389 157.4
Others 708 100.6
Total 391,540 189.6
Reference: April 2010 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile April 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 150,118 217.0
Nissan 52,265 170.4
Mazda 54,387 137.1
Mitsubishi 27,878 295.4
Isuzu 11,939 522.7
Daihatsu 3,594 77.8
Honda 27,216 165.8
Subaru 29,682 200.2
UD Trucks 1,472 318.6
Hino 5,614 232.7
Suzuki 24,444 160.7
Mitsubishi Fuso 2,931 232.3
Total 391,540 189.6

Motorcycle Export Data for April 2010

Number of Motorcycles Exported
Motorcycle export in April 2010 was recorded as 45,857 units. Compared with the 56,542 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 10,685 units or 18.9%, and export decrease on the same month of the previous year for thirty one consecutive months.

April 2010 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
50cc or under class 392 units, down 914 units or 70.0%
51 - 125cc class 3,337 units, down 865 units or 20.6%
126 - 250cc class 6,037 units, down 2,151 units or 26.3%
Over 250cc class 36,091 units, down 6,755 units or 15.8%

Value of Motorcycles Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for April 2010 was $421.40 million including $297.71 million for vehicles and $123.69 million for parts. This is a decrease of $38.81 million or 8.4% as compared with $460.21 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

April 2010 Motorcycle Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 4,091 77.7
Middle-East 131 46.3
Europe 27,678 139.4
(EU) 26,862 142.3
North America 5,948 23.1
(U.S.A). 4,909 21.2
Latin America 2,044 157.4
Africa 2,248 130.1
Oceania 3,717 158.5
Others 0 0
Total 45,857 81.1
Reference: April 2010 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle April 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 10,867 143.7
Suzuki 11,341 67.8
Yamaha 16,349 67.7
Kawasaki 7,300 90.2
Total 45,857 81.1