January 31, 2011

December 2010 and Calendar Year 2010
Automobile & Motorcycle Statistics and Summary

Automobile Production Data for December 2010

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production in December 2010 was recorded as 747,867 units. Compared with the 788,015 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 40,148 units or 5.1%, and production decreased on the same month of the previous year for three consecutive months.

December 2010 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 644,951 units, down 41,915 units or 6.1%
Standard cars
(over 2000 cc)
382,533 units, up 8,511 units or 2.3%
Small cars 162,792 units, down 43,717 units or 21.2%
Mini car
(under 660 cc)
99,626 units, down 6,709 units or 6.3%

2) Trucks: 92,740 units, down 461 units or 0.5%
Standard truck vehicles 42,270 units, up 3,257 units or 8.3%
Small trucks 18,739 units, up 1,396 units or 8.0%
Mini trucks
(under 660 cc)
31,731 units, down 5,114 units or 13.9 %

3) Buses:10,176 units, up 2,228 units or 28.0%
Large buses 1,008 units, up 172 units or 20.6%
Small buses 9,168 units, up 2,056 units or 28.9%

Number of Automobile Domestic Sales
Domestic sales in December 2010 stood at 287,851 vehicles, down 22.7% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

December 2010 Automobile Domestic Sales Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 239,656 units, down 25.5%
Trucks 47,515 units, down 5.6%
Buses 680 units, down 11.2%

Exports (result) stood at 116.7% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile December 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 243,829 84.5
Nissan 91,662 104.3
Mitsubishi 49,946 102.0
Mitsubishi Fuso 6,328 117.5
Mazda 74,427 110.2
Isuzu 17,531 126.0
Honda 83,652 96.9
Hino 9,152 124.8
Suzuki 78,102 96.3
Daihatsu 48,700 88.0
Subaru 41,775 95.8
UD Trucks 2,617 129.5
Others 146 260.7
Total 747,867 94.9

Automobile Production Data for Calendar Year 2010 (January 2010 - December 2010)

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production for Calendar Year 2010 (January 2010 - December 2010) was recorded as 9,625,940 units. Compared with the 7,934,057 units total recorded for the previous year, this is an increase of 1,691,883 units or 21.3%, and production increase after two years of downturn.

Calendar Year 2010 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 8,307,382 units, up 41,835 units or 21.1%
Standard cars
(over 2000 cc)
382,613 units, up 8,591 units or 2.3%
Small cars 162,792, down 43,717 units or 21.2%
Mini car
(under 660 cc)
99,626 units, down 6,709 units or 6.3%
2) Trucks: 1,209,224 units, up 461 units or 22.8%
Standard truck vehicles 42,270 units, up 3,257 units or 8.3%
Small trucks 18,739 units, up 1,396 units or 8.0%
Mini trucks
(under 660 cc)
31,731 units, down 5,114 units or 13.9%
3) Buses: 109,334 units, up 2,228 units or 26.0%
Large buses 1,008 units, up 172 units or 20.6%
Small buses 9,168 units, up 2,056 units or 28.9%

Number of Automobile Domestic Sales
Domestic sales for Calendar Year 2010 stood at 4,956,136 vehicles, an increase of 7.5% and the increase after five years of downturn.

Calendar Year 2010 Automobile Domestic Sales Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 4,212,267 units, up 7.4%
Trucks 731,094 units, up 8.6%
Buses 12,775 units, up 1.6%

Exports (result) stood at 133.8% as compared with the previous year.

Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile Calendar Year 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 3,282,855 117.6
Nissan 1,133,667 126.7
Mitsubishi 660,105 154.8
Mitsubishi Fuso 76,593 140.6
Mazda 909,856 126.9
Isuzu 203,716 169.6
Honda 992,502 118.0
Hino 99,311 149.0
Suzuki 1,078,242 118.7
Daihatsu 665,177 97.2
Subaru 491,932 120.5
UD Trucks 30,471 153.7
Others 1,513 277.6
Total 9,625,940 121.3

Motorcycle Production Data for December 2010

Number of Motorcycles Produced
Motorcycle production in December 2010 was recorded as 54,913 units. Compared with the 51,915 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 2,998 units or 5.8%, and production increase on the same month of the previous year for ten consecutive months.

December 2010 Motorcycle Production Figures by Class
50cc or under 8,115 units, up 3,253 units or 66.9%
51 - 125cc 6,208 units, down 61 units or 1.0%
126 - 250cc 6,948 units, down 2,631 units or 27.5%
Over 250cc 33,642 units, up 2,437 units or 7.8%

Number of Motorcycle Domestic Sales
Domestic sales (factory shipment) in December 2010 stood at 25,942 units, an increase of 4.1% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

December 2010 Motorcycle Domestic Sales Figures by Class
50cc or under 17,364 units, up 2.9%
51 - 125cc 5,192 units, up 27.9%
126 - 250cc 1,833 units, down 9.6%
Over 250cc 1,553 units, down 20.4%

Exports (result) stood at 108.4% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle December 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 16,043 100.9
Suzuki 16,070 122.7
Yamaha 12,520 93.2
Kawasaki 10,273 108.3
Others 7 77.8
Total 54,913 105.8

Motorcycle Production Data for Calendar Year 2010 (January 2010 - December 2010)

Number of Motorcycle Produced
Motorcycle production for Calendar Year 2010 (January 2010 – December 2010) was recorded as 664,175 units. Compared with the 664,901 units total recorded for the previous year, this is an increase of 19,274 units or 3.0%, and production increase after four years of downturn.

Calendar Year 2010 Motorcycle Production Figures by Class
50cc or under 87,513 units, down 20,904 units or 19.3%
51 - 125cc 80,630 units, up 23,206 units or 40.4%
126 - 250cc 108,950 units, down 16,434 or 13.1%
Over 250cc 387,082 units, up 33,406 units or 9.4%

Number of Motorcycle Domestic Sales
Domestic sales (factory shipment) for Calendar Year 2010 stood at 380,242 units, a decrease of 0.1% and the decrease for five consecutive years.

Calendar Year 2010 Motorcycle Domestic Sales Figures by Class
50cc or under 231,247 units, down 9.5%
51 - 125cc 96,368 units, down up 46.3%
126 - 250cc 27,275 units, down 26.6%
Over 250cc 25,352 units, down up 14.5%

Exports (result) stood at 90.7% as compared with the previous year.

Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle Calendar Year 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 201,007 102.5
Suzuki 167,606 103.7
Yamaha 182,734 111.5
Kawasaki 112,752 91.6
Others 76 107.0
Total 664,175 103.0

Automobile Export Data for December 2010

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export in December 2010 was recorded as 467,590 units. Compared with the 400,827 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 66,763 units or 16.7%, and export increase on the same month of the previous year for twelfth consecutive months.

December 2010 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 412,759 units (including 24,260 units for KD)
up 57,624 units or 16.2%
Trucks 43,107 units (including 21,285 units for KD)
up 6,796 units or 18.7%
Buses 11,724 units (including 1,645 units for KD)
up 2,343 units or 25.0%

Value of Automobiles Exported
Total value of automobiles exported for December 2010 was $14,039.629 million including $10,166.153 million for vehicles and $3,873.476 million for parts. This is an increase of $2,695.339 million or 23.8% as compared with $11,344.29 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

December 2010 Automobile Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 59,359 127.7
Middle-East 48,382 88.3
Europe 96,062 147.6
(EU) 59,569 118.7
North America 176,779 115.0
(U.S.A). 158,261 118.9
Central America 16,072 106.0
South America 20,265 123.6
Africa 17,139 99.7
Oceania 33,021 101.4
Others 511 71.0
Total 467,590 116.7
Reference: December 2010 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile December 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 166,716 106.2
Nissan 76,490 134.1
Mazda 69,641 113.3
Mitsubishi 42,771 125.3
Isuzu 17,393 138.6
Daihatsu 1,900 40.1
Honda 27,381 208.8
Subaru 30,374 101.4
UD Trucks 1,427 111.7
Hino 6,497 109.8
Suzuki 23,018 111.9
Mitsubishi Fuso 3,982 131.4
Total 467,590 116.7

Automobile Export Data for Calendar Year 2010 (January 2010 – December 2010)

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export for Calendar Year 2010 was recorded as 4,838,356 units. Compared with the 3,616,168 units total recorded for the previous year, this is an increase of 1,222,188 units or 33.8%, and export increase after last year’s downturn.

Calendar Year 2010 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 4,272,256units (including 213,528 units for KD)
up 1,063,617 units or 33.1%; (up 62.7% for KD)
Trucks 450,288 units (including 196,097 units for KD)
up 134,781 units or 42.7%; (up 54.5% for KD)
Buses 115,812 units (including 13,679 units for KD)
up 23,790 units or 25.9%; (up 35.7% for KD)

Value of Automobiles Exported
Total value of automobiles exported for Calendar Year 2010 was $140,785.28 million including $102,351.148 million for vehicles and $38,434.132 million for parts. This is an increase of $43,827.978 million or 45.2% as compared with $96,957.302 million recorded for the previous year.

  Share (%) Prev. year (%)
Passenger cars 88.3 88.7
Trucks 9.3 8.7
Buses 2.4 2.5

Export total achieved a 50.3% share of the total production of 9,625.940 units recorded for calendar year 2009.(*45.6% for calendar year 2009)

Reference: Calendar Year 2010 Automobile Export Share by Destination Country (%)
  Total (Units) Share (%) Prev. Year (%) % Chg.
Asia 573,306 11.8 10.5 151.3
Middle-East 583,684 12.1 11.8 136.4
Europe 936,496 19.4 18.9 136.7
North America 1,727,305 35.7 38.1 125.2
(U.S.A.) (1,531,026) (31.6) (33.3) 127.3
Central America 181,863 3.8 3.5 142.7
South America 214,636 4.4 3.2 183.8
Africa 188,674 3.9 4.0 130.0
Oceania 425,206 8.8 9.6 122.4
Others 7,186 0.1 0.2 85.7
Total 4,838,356 100.0 100.0 133.8
Reference: Calendar Year 2010 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile Calendar Year 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 1,745,038 120.8
Nissan 670,957 146.5
Mazda 726,819 129.8
Mitsubishi 448,866 193.3
Isuzu 156,967 184.5
Daihatsu 40,048 85.9
Honda 305,412 122.0
Subaru 328,389 129.0
UD Trucks 15,777 187.9
Hino 70,197 158.5
Suzuki 279,517 142.3
Mitsubishi Fuso 50,369 141.4
Total 4,838,356 133.8

Motorcycle Export Data for December 2010

Number of Motorcycles Exported
Motorcycle export in December 2010 was recorded as 40,682 units. Compared with the 37,513 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 3,169 units or 8.4%, and export increase on the same month of the previous year for eighth consecutive months.

December 2010 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
50cc or under class 689 units, up 415 units or 151.5%
51 - 125cc class 2,950 units, down 574 units or 16.3%
126 - 250cc class 9,249 units, down 108 units or 1.2%
Over 250cc class 27,794 units, up 3,436 units or 14.1%

Value of Motorcycles Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for December 2010 was $396.853 million including $258.008 million for vehicles and $138.845 million for parts. This is an increase of $58.697 million or 17.4% as compared with $338.156 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

Reference: December 2010 Motorcycle Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 5,183 93.6
Middle-East 309 47.2
Europe 16,816 103.4
(EU) 16,109 104.3
North America 8,127 147.9
(U.S.A). 7,208 146.5
Central America 363 128.3
South America 3,244 124.7
Africa 2,748 104.4
Oceania 3,892 96.4
Others 0 0
Total 40,682 108.4
Reference: December 2010 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle December 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 10,180 98.5
Suzuki 8,609 110.9
Yamaha 8,895 112.4
Kawasaki 12,998 113.0
Total 40,682 108.4

Motorcycle Export Data for Calendar Year 2010 (January 2010 – December 2010)

Number of Motorcycles Exported
Motorcycle export for Calendar Year 2010 was recorded as 493,464 units. Compared with the 543,879 units total recorded for the previous year, this is a decrease of 50,415 units or 9.3%, and export decrease for four consecutive years.

Value of Motorcycles Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for Calendar Year 2010 was $4,414.565 million including $3,057.573 million for vehicles and $1,356.992 million for parts. This is an increase of $0.272 million or 0.0% as compared with $4,414.293 million recorded for the previous year.

Calendar Year 2010 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
  Total (Units) Share (%) Prev. Year (%) % Chg.
50cc & under 11,522 2.3 2.7 79.5
51 - 125cc 48,976 9.9 8.2 109.5
126 - 250cc 85,506 17.3 18.6 84.4
Over 250cc 347,460 70.4 70.5 90.6
Total 493,464 100.0 100.0 90.7

Export total achieved a 74.3% share of the total production of 664,175 units recorded for calendar year 2010. (*84.3% for calendar year 2009)

Reference: Calendar Year 2010 Motorcycle Export Share by Destination Country (%)
  Total (Units) Share (%) Prev. Year (%) % Chg.
Asia 40,791 8.3 9.6 78.2
Middle-East 3,886 0.8 0.7 98.2
Europe 228,072 46.2 38.8 108.1
North America 106,251 21.5 33.6 58.2
(U.S.A.) (88,074) (17.8) (29.5) (54.8)
Central America 5,348 1.1 1.0 101.3
South America 33,515 6.8 3.6 169.5
Africa 25,662 5.2 4.5 105.1
Oceania 49,939 10.1 8.2 112.0
Total 493,464 100.0 100.0 90.7
Reference: Calendar Year 2010 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle Calendar Year 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 106,400 91.9
Suzuki 113,184 76.5
Yamaha 164,861 104.9
Kawasaki 109,019 88.6
Total 493,464 90.7