September 30, 2010

August 2010 Automobile & Motorcycle Statistics and Summary

Automobile Production Data for August 2010

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production in August 2010 was recorded as 691,649 units. Compared with the 571,773 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 119,876 units or 21.0%, and production increase on the same month of the previous year for ten consecutive months.

August 2010 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 595,524 units, up 101,863 units or 20.6%
Standard cars
(over 2000 cc)
350,998 units, up 86,938 units or 32.9%
Small cars 153,700 units, up 2,323 units or 1.5%
Mini car
(under 660 cc)
90,826 units, up 12,602 units or 16.1%

2) Trucks: 89,858 units, up 18,160 units or 25.3%
Standard truck vehicles 38,850 units, up 8,045 units or 26.1%
Small trucks 18,281 units, up 2,420 units or 15.3%
Mini trucks
(under 660 cc)
32,727 units, up 7,695 units or 30.7 %

3) Buses: 6,267 units, down 147 units or 2.3%
Large buses 569 units, down 234 units or 29.1%
Small buses 5,698 units, up 87 units or 1.6%

Number of Automobile Domestic Sales
Domestic sales in August 2010 stood at 424,986 vehicles, up 37.7% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

August 2010 Automobile Domestic Sales Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 369,211 units, up 40.1%
Trucks 54,503 units, up 23.3%
Buses 1,272 units, up 54.0%

Exports (result) stood at 122.5% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile August 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 225,634 113.3
Nissan 91,519 124.6
Mitsubishi 50,038 152.4
Mitsubishi Fuso 6,874 161.6
Mazda 64,822 111.8
Isuzu 15,277 145.1
Honda 68,065 124.8
Hino 7,070 134.1
Suzuki 81,447 138.2
Daihatsu 45,006 106.0
Subaru 33,391 108.6
UD Trucks 2,369 142.0
Others 137 304.4
Total 691,649 121.0

Motorcycle Production Data for August 2010

Number of Motorcycles Produced
Motorcycle production in August 2010 was recorded as 46,520 units. Compared with the 38,312 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 8,208 units or 21.4%, and production increase on the same month of the previous year for six consecutive months.

August 2010 Motorcycle Production Figures by Class
50cc or under 8,001 units, up 2,193 units or 37.8%
51 - 125cc 7,180 units, up 1,568 units or 27.9%
126 - 250cc 9,095 units, down 3,961 units or 30.3%
Over 250cc 22,244 units, up 8,408 units or 60.8%

Number of Motorcycle Domestic Sales
Domestic sales (factory shipment) in August 2010 stood at 31,003 units, an increase of 3.2% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

August 2010 Motorcycle Domestic Sales Figures by Class
50cc or under 17,672 units, down 2.0%
51 - 125cc 8,283 units, up 4.9%
126 - 250cc 2,779 units, down 2.6%
Over 250cc 2,269 units, up 78.7%

Exports (result) stood at 124.4% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle August 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 14,558 140.5
Suzuki 12,907 144.5
Yamaha 11,288 109.8
Kawasaki 7,763 89.0
Others 4 50.0
Total 46,520 121.4

Automobile Export Data for August 2010

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export in August 2010 was recorded as 337,163 units. Compared with the 275,186 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 61,977 units or 22.5%, and export increase on the same month of the previous year for eight consecutive months.

August 2010 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 297,024 units (including 15,300 units for KD)
Up 52,987 units or 21.7%
Trucks 33,361 units (including 13,867 units for KD)
Up 9,190 units or 38.0%
Buses 6,778 units (including 968 units for KD)
Down 200 units or 2.9%

Value of Automobiles Exported
Total value of automobiles exported for August 2010 was $9,949.58 million including $7,081.44 million for vehicles and $2,868.14 million for parts. This is an increase of $2,374.98 million or 31.4% as compared with $7,574.60 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

August 2010 Automobile Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 36,884 126.6
Middle-East 41,382 159.9
Europe 71,519 134.8
(EU) 38,280 94.3
North America 113,295 99.6
(U.S.A). 101,609 99.3
Latin America 31,934 174.6
Africa 12,197 127.4
Oceania 29,599 117.6
Others 353 109.0
Total 337,163 122.5
Reference: August 2010 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile August 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 115,216 103.9
Nissan 43,145 111.9
Mazda 47,451 111.3
Mitsubishi 38,355 229.4
Isuzu 11,628 192.5
Daihatsu 3,216 90.8
Honda 27,573 155.9
Subaru 19,390 105.5
UD Trucks 1,243 247.6
Hino 5,095 171.8
Suzuki 20,400 143.8
Mitsubishi Fuso 4,451 143.6
Total 337,163 122.5

Motorcycle Export Data for August 2010

Number of Motorcycles Exported
Motorcycle export in August 2010 was recorded as 34,045 units. Compared with the 27,371 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 6,674 units or 24.4%, and export increase on the same month of the previous year for four consecutive months.

August 2010 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
50cc or under class 1,796 units, up 1,129 units or 169.3%
51 - 125cc class 3,962 units, up 1,140 units or 40.4%
126 - 250cc class 7,618 units, down 2,636 units or 25.7%
Over 250cc class 20,669 units, up 7,041 units or 51.7%

Value of Motorcycles Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for August 2010 was $267.90 million including $176.59 million for vehicles and $91.31 million for parts. This is an increase of $42.90 million or 19.1% as compared with $225.00 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

August 2010 Motorcycle Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 3,364 84.1
Middle-East 250 174.8
Europe 14,385 139.4
(EU) 13,780 136.4
North America 7,250 129.6
(U.S.A). 6,746 142.6
Latin America 3,084 418.5
Africa 1,858 99.3
Oceania 3,854 81.9
Others 0 0
Total 34,045 124.4
Reference: August 2010 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle August 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 6,394 134.4
Suzuki 6,519 110.4
Yamaha 12,983 151.5
Kawasaki 8,149 100.1
Total 34,045 124.4