June 29, 2010

May 2010 Automobile & Motorcycle Statistics and Summary

Automobile Production Data for May 2010

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production in May 2010 was recorded as 709,113 units. Compared with the 542,255 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 166,858 units or 30.8%, and production increase on the same month of the previous year for seven consecutive months.

May 2010 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 608,792 units, up 138,754 units or 29.4%
Standard cars
(over 2000 cc)
360,494 units, up 119,015 units or 49.3%
Small cars 153,110 units, up 12,221 units or 8.7%
Mini car
(under 660 cc)
95,188 units, up 7,518 units or 8.6%

2) Trucks: 92,040 units, up 24,860 units or 37.0%
Standard truck vehicles 40,559 units, up 18,010 units or 79.9%
Small trucks 16,496 units, down 776 units or 4.5%
Mini trucks
(under 660 cc)
34,985 units, up 7,626 units or 27.9 %

3) Buses: 8,281 units, up 3,217 units or 63.5%
Large buses 848 units, up 315 units or 59.1%
Small buses 7,433 units, up 2,902 units or 64.0%

Number of Automobile Domestic Sales
Domestic sales in May 2010 stood at 356,148 vehicles, up 22.0% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

May 2010 Automobile Domestic Sales Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 300,760 units, up 23.0%
Trucks 54,779 units, up 16.7%
Buses 609 units, up 16.4%

Exports (result) stood at 147.1% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile May 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 235,412 122.2
Nissan 79,430 124.4
Mitsubishi 43,665 176.1
Mitsubishi Fuso 4,412 131.8
Mazda 70,531 140.9
Isuzu 16,774 252.9
Honda 74,588 141.6
Hino 7,572 180.3
Suzuki 87,743 130.1
Daihatsu 49,162 104.9
Subaru 37,037 130.8
UD Trucks 2,687 190.6
Others 100 256.4
Total 709,113 130.8

Motorcycle Production Data for May 2010

Number of Motorcycles Produced
Motorcycle production in May 2010 was recorded as 48,192 units. Compared with the 41,181 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 7,011 units or 17.0%, and production increase on the same month of the previous year for three consecutive months.

May 2010 Motorcycle Production Figures by Class
50cc or under 10,000 units, down 900 units or 8.3%
51 - 125cc 4,085 units, up 974 units or 31.3%
126 - 250cc 6,798 units, up 949 units or 16.2%
Over 250cc 27,309 units, up 5,988 units or 28.1%

Number of Motorcycle Domestic Sales
Domestic sales (factory shipment) in May 2010 stood at 29,896 units, a decrease of 1.5% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

May 2010 Motorcycle Domestic Sales Figures by Class
50cc or under 21,446 units, up 3.4%
51 - 125cc 4,651 units, up 0.8%
126 - 250cc 1,783 units, down 40.9%
Over 250cc 2,016 units, up 2.8%

Exports (result) stood at 104.9% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle May 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 13,673 104.3
Suzuki 10,952 119.6
Yamaha 16,442 143.1
Kawasaki 7,120 95.9
Others 5 100.0
Total 48,192 117.0

Automobile Export Data for May 2010

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export in May 2010 was recorded as 340,721 units. Compared with the 231,590 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 109,131 units or 47.1%, and export increase on the same month of the previous year for five consecutive months.

May 2010 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 300,919 units (including 15,189 units for KD)
Up 89,038 units or 42.0%
Trucks 31,146 units (including 13,862 units for KD)
Up 15,677 units or 101.3%
Buses 8,656 units (including 1,014 units for KD)
Up 4,416 units or 104.2%

Value of Automobiles Exported
Total value of automobiles exported for May 2010 was $9,651.76 million including $6,984.57 million for vehicles and $2,667.19 million for parts. This is an increase of $3,456.96 million or 55.8% as compared with $6,194.80 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

May 2010 Automobile Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 39,891 155.0
Middle-East 39,840 290.7
Europe 71,844 134.0
(EU) 45,808 97.4
North America 112,222 122.1
(U.S.A). 100,584 124.9
Latin America 29,770 248.0
Africa 15,406 272.2
Oceania 31,165 109.1
Others 583 142.5
Total 340,721 147.1
Reference: May 2010 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile May 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 115,280 115.1
Nissan 47,993 194.9
Mazda 53,947 145.5
Mitsubishi 29,663 251.5
Isuzu 10,872 343.7
Daihatsu 2,728 88.9
Honda 23,496 129.4
Subaru 24,431 164.3
UD Trucks 1,162 176.3
Hino 5,008 189.6
Suzuki 23,095 164.7
Mitsubishi Fuso 3,046 217.3
Total 340,721 147.1

Motorcycle Export Data for May 2010

Number of Motorcycles Exported
Motorcycle export in May 2010 was recorded as 35,491 units. Compared with the 33,845 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 1,646 units or 4.9%, and export increase on the same month of the previous year after thirty two months of downturn.

May 2010 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
50cc or under class 324 units, down 597 units or 64.8%
51 - 125cc class 3,152 units, down 5 units or 0.2%
126 - 250cc class 3,300 units, up 565 units or 20.7%
Over 250cc class 28,715 units, up 1,683 units or 6.2%

Value of Motorcycles Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for May 2010 was $353.37 million including $236.60 million for vehicles and $116.77 million for parts. This is an increase of $49.23 million or 16.2% as compared with $304.14 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

May 2010 Motorcycle Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 2,152 93.8
Middle-East 246 183.6
Europe 19,981 118.3
(EU) 19,430 117.7
North America 5,360 57.7
(U.S.A). 4,582 50.3
Latin America 2,893 354.1
Africa 1,890 110.2
Oceania 2,969 109.5
Others 0 0.0
Total 35,491 104.9
Reference: May 2010 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle May 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 8,313 133.6
Suzuki 8,893 63
Yamaha 12,335 141.1
Kawasaki 5,950 124.6
Total 35,491 104.9