April 28, 2011

March 2011 and Fiscal Year 2010
Automobile & Motorcycle Statistics and Summary

Automobile Production Data for March 2011

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production in March 2011 was recorded as 404,039 units. Compared with the 945,220 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 541,181 units or 57.3%, and production decrease on the same month of the previous year for six consecutive months.

March 2011 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 348,474 units, down 475,469 units or 57.7%
Standard cars
(over 2000 cc)
206,981 units, down 256,860 units or 55.4%
Small cars 90,189 units, down 134,558 units or 59.9%
Mini car
(under 660 cc)
51,304 units, down 84,051 units or 62.1%

2) Trucks: 50,852 units, down 59,916 units or 54.1%
Standard truck vehicles 20,556 units, down 22,977 units or 52.8%
Small trucks 10,664 units, down 13,296 units or 55.5%
Mini trucks
(under 660 cc)
19,632 units, down 23,643 units or 54.6 %

3) Buses: 4,713 units, down 5,796 units or 55.2%
Large buses 599 units, down 515 units or 46.2%
Small buses 4,114 units, down 5,281 units or 56.2%

Number of Automobile Domestic Sales
Domestic sales in March 2011 stood at 437,599 vehicles, down 35.1% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

March 2011 Automobile Domestic Sales Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 363,574 units, down 37.4%
Trucks 71,988 units, down 21.3%
Buses 2,037 units, down 24.4%

Exports (result) stood at 73.9% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile March 2011
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 129,491 37.3
Nissan 47,590 47.6
Mitsubishi 49,434 74.3
Mitsubishi Fuso 2,635 42.8
Mazda 39.887 46.4
Isuzu 8,029 49.4
Honda 34,754 37.1
Hino 4,758 53.1
Suzuki 41,790 39.8
Daihatsu 28,091 42.7
Subaru 16,530 35.1
UD Trucks 889 37.4
Others 161 135.3
Total 404,039 42.7

Automobile Production Data for Fiscal Year 2010 (April 2010 - March 2011)

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production for Fiscal Year 2010 (April 2010 - March 2011) was recorded as 8,993,975 units. Compared with the 8,864,908 units total recorded for the previous year, this is an increase of 129,067 units or 1.5%, and production increase after two years of downturn.

Fiscal Year 2010 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 7,741,063 units, up 32,332 units or 0.4%
Standard cars
(over 2000 cc)
4,585,888 units, up 445,324 units or 10.8%
Small cars 1,956,228 units, down 348,348 units or 15.1%
Mini car
(under 660 cc)
1,198,947 units, down 64,644 units or 5.1%
2) Trucks: 1,146,909 units, up 84,311 units or 7.9%
Standard truck vehicles 500,936 units, up 78,920 units or 18.7%
Small trucks 228,808 units, up 2,693 units or 1.2%
Mini trucks
(under 660 cc)
417,165 units, up 2,698 units or 0.7%
3) Buses: 106,003 units, up 12,424 units or 13.3%
Large buses 9,913 units, up 131 units or 1.3%
Small buses 96,090 units, up 12,293 units or 14.7%

Number of Automobile Domestic Sales
Domestic sales for Fiscal Year 2010 stood at 4,601,136 vehicles. Compared with the 4,880,264 units total recorded for the previous year, this is a decrease of 5.7% and production decrease after last year's upturn.

Fiscal Year 2010 Automobile Domestic Sales Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 3,880,267 units, down 7.1%
Trucks 709,410 units, up 2.5%
Buses 11,459 units, down 10.3%

Exports (result) stood at 117.5% as compared with the previous year.

Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile Fiscal Year 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 3,003,845 93.7%
Nissan 1,072,590 104.6%
Mitsubishi 663,321 129.2%
Mitsubishi Fuso 72,749 118.9%
Mazda 866,992 104.7%
Isuzu 201,611 141.3%
Honda 912,307 101.2%
Hino 98,469 127.1%
Suzuki 994,223 103.7%
Daihatsu 619,063 92.0%
Subaru 458,788 101.3%
UD Trucks 28,309 122.7%
Others 1,708 255.7%
Total 8,993,975 101.5%

Motorcycle Production Data for March 2011

Number of Motorcycles Produced
Motorcycle production in March 2011 was recorded as 37,841 units. Compared with the 64,711 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 26,870units or 41.5%, and production decrease on the same month of the previous year for three consecutive months.

March 2011 Motorcycle Production Figures by Class
50cc or under 6,133 units, down 1,263 units or 17.1%
51 - 125cc 2,434 units, down 2,522 units or 50.9%
126 - 250cc 4,880 units, down 3,390 units or 41.0%
Over 250cc 24,394 units, down 19,695 units or 44.7%

Number of Motorcycle Domestic Sales
Domestic sales (factory shipment) in March 2011 stood at 37,856 units, a decrease of 10.8% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

March 2011 Motorcycle Domestic Sales Figures by Class
50cc or under 24,607 units, down 12.7%
51 - 125cc 8,132 units, up 8.4%
126 - 250cc 3,228 units, up 10.9%
Over 250cc 1,889 units, down 51.1%

Exports (result) stood at 90.3% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle March 2011
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 8,860

38.5

Suzuki 13,419

92.3

Yamaha 9,719

54.1

Kawasaki 5,838

63.4

Others 5

166.7

Total 37,841

58.5


Motorcycle Production Data for Fiscal Year 2010 (April 2010 - March 2011)

Number of Motorcycle Produced
Motorcycle production for Fiscal Year 2010 (April 2010 - March 2011) was recorded as 633,925 units. Compared with the 604,823 units total recorded for the previous year, this is an increase of 29,102 units or 4.8%, and production increase after four years of downturn.

Fiscal Year 2010 Motorcycle Production Figures by Class
50cc or under 93,607 units, up 1,667 units or 1.8%
51 - 125cc 74,781 units, up 9,272 units or 14.2%
126 - 250cc 102,222 units, down 14,059 units or 12.1%
Over 250cc 363,315 units, up 32,222 units or 9.7%

Number of Motorcycle Domestic Sales
Domestic sales (factory shipment) for Fiscal Year 2010 stood at 379,650 units.  Compared with the 374,482 units total recorded for the previous year, this is an increase of 1.4% and increase after four years of downturn.

Fiscal Year 2010 Motorcycle Domestic Sales Figures by Class
50cc or under 234,816 units, down 1.8%
51 - 125cc 93,372 units, up 19.7%
126 - 250cc 26,496 units, down 24.6%
Over 250cc 24,966 units, up 12.5%

Exports (result) stood at 105.4% as compared with the previous year.

Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle Fiscal Year 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 180,254

94.6

Suzuki 172,635

113.5

Yamaha 167,789

111.1

Kawasaki 113,167

101.9

Others 80

106.7

Total 633,925

104.8


Automobile Export Data for March 2011

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export in March 2011 was recorded as 312,478 units. Compared with the 422,802 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 110,324 units or26.1%, and export decrease on the same month of the previous year after fourteen months of upturn.

March 2011 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 276,551 units (including 17,739 units for KD)
Down 95,925 units or25.8%
Trucks 28,324 units (including 13,229 units for KD)
Down 11,248 units or 28.4%
Buses 7,603 units (including 881 units for KD)
Down 3,151 units or 29.3%

Value of Automobiles Exported
Total value of automobiles exported for March 2011 was $9,972.734 million including $6,999.00 million for vehicles and $2,973.734 million for parts. This is a decrease of $2,085.026 million or 17.3% as compared with $12,057.76 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

March 2011 Automobile Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 42,803 82.2
Middle-East 34,804 50.9
Europe 67,877 92.1
(EU) 36,151 74.4
North America 100,021 72.5
(U.S.A). 91,873 77.0
Latin America 27,568 83.8
Africa 14,178 68.4
Oceania 24,742 69.5
Others 487 35.7
Total 312,478 73.9
Reference: March 2011 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile March 2011
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 107,751 66.6
Nissan 41,746 87.5
Mazda 39,657 64.0
Mitsubishi 45,667 99.2
Isuzu 10,983 80.2
Daihatsu 1,742 43.3
Honda 20,699 73.8
Subaru 18,837 72.5
UD Trucks 604 53.6
Hino 4,868 81.7
Suzuki 17,313 76.4
Mitsubishi Fuso 2,611 69.6
Total 312,478 73.9

Automobile Export Data for Fiscal Year 2010 (April 2010 – March 2011)

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export for Fiscal Year 2010 was recorded as 4,803,068 units. Compared with the 4,086,631 units total recorded for the previous year, this is an increase of 716,437 units or 17.5%, and export increase after two years of downturn.

Fiscal Year 2010 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 4,250,607 units (including 223,655 units for KD)
 Up 616,602 units or 17.0%
Trucks 437,594 units (including 196,666 units for KD)
Up 82,609 units or 23.3%
Buses 114,867 units (including 14,413 units for KD)
Up 17,226 units or 17.6%

Value of Automobiles Exported
Total value of automobiles exported for Fiscal Year 2010 was $141,939.356 million including $103,127.725 million for vehicles and $38,811.631 million for parts. This is an increase of $28,726.987 million or 25.4% as compared with $113,212.369 million recorded for the previous year.

Export total achieved a 53.4% share of the total production of 8,993,975 units recorded for fiscal year 2010. (*46.1% for fiscal year 2009)

Reference: Fiscal Year 2010 Automobile Export Share by Destination Country (%)
  Total (Units) Share (%) Prev. Year (%) % Chg.
Asia 578,625 12.0 11.2 +26.2
Middle East 544,007 11.3 11.9 +11.7
Europe 1,004,237 20.9 18.3 +34.3
North America
(U. S. A.)
1,699,316
(1,519,534)
35.4
(31.6)
38.0
(33.3)
+9.4
(+11.7)
Central America 176,814 3.7 3.5 +24.8
South America 215,848 4.5 3.5 +52.8
Africa 177,012 3.7 3.8 +14.1
Oceania 401,238 8.4 9.6 +1.8
Others 5,971 0.1 0.2 -23.8
TOTAL 4,803,068 100.0 100.0 +17.5
Reference: Fiscal Year 2010 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile Fiscal Year 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 1,698,283 103.3
Nissan 681,139 130.4
Mazda 719,445 110.8
Mitsubishi 472,172 159.9
Isuzu 157,900 159.9
Daihatsu 32,169 62.2
Honda 310,254 134.9
Subaru 329,912 118.1
UD Trucks 15,066 150.9
Hino 70,334 137.4
Suzuki 268,374 124.8
Mitsubishi Fuso 48,020 121.5
Total 4,803,068 117.5

Motorcycle Export Data for March 2011

Number of Motorcycles Exported
Motorcycle export in March 2011 was recorded as 44,971 units. Compared with the 49,792 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 4,821 units or 9.7%, and export decrease on the same month of the previous year for two consecutive months.

March 2011 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
50cc or under class 1,240 units, up 696 units or 127.9%
51 - 125cc class 2,797 units, down 951 units or 25.4%
126 - 250cc class 4,417 units, down 1,813 units or 29.1%
Over 250cc class 36,517 units, down 2,753 units or 7.0%

Value of Motorcycles Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for March 2011 was $434.38 million including $308.957 million for vehicles and $125.423 million for parts. This is a decrease of $16.89 million or 3.7% as compared with $451.27 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

Reference: March 2011 Motorcycle Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 2,649 63.5
Middle-East 395 106.5
Europe 18,358 67.6
(EU) 16,833 67.0
North America 15,593 163.1
(U.S.A). 14,273 205.7
Latin America 3,099 106.8
Africa 1,936 77.1
Oceania 2,931 94.9
Others 0 0
Total 44,971 90.3
Reference: March 2011 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle March 2011
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 6,394 58.1
Suzuki 15,681 139.9
Yamaha 15,255 83.6
Kawasaki 7,641 81.8
Total 44,971 90.3

Motorcycle Export Data for Fiscal Year 2010 (April 2010 – March 2011)

Number of Motorcycles Exported
Motorcycle export for Fiscal Year 2010 was recorded as 493,143 units. Compared with the 467,877 units total recorded for the previous year, this is an increase of 25,266 units or 5.4%, and export increase after three years of downturn.

Value of Motorcycles Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for Fiscal Year 2010 was $4,466.021 million including $3,070.174 million for vehicles and $1,395.847 million for parts. This is an increase of $397.586 million or 9.8% as compared with $4,068.435million recorded for the previous year.

Fiscal Year 2010 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
  Total (Units) Share (%) Prev. Year (%) % Chg.
50cc & under 13,912 2.8 1.5 +99.7
51 - 125cc 49,346 10.0 9.2 +14.4
126 - 250cc 81,579 16.5 19.5 -10.7
Over 250cc 348,306 70.6 69.8 +6.7
TOTAL 493,143 100.0 100.0 +5.4

Export total achieved a 77.8% share of the total production of 633,925 units recorded for fiscal year 2010. (*77.4% for fiscal year 2009)

Reference: Fiscal Year 2010 Motorcycle Export Share by Destination Country (%)
  Total (Units) Share (%) Prev. Year (%) % Chg.
Asia 38,683 7.8 10.9 -23.9
Middle East 4,106 0.8 0.7 +19.3
Europe 211,112 42.8 44.2 +2.1
North America
(U. S. A.)
123,906
(108,103)
25.1
(21.9)
24.5
(21.2)
+8.0
(+9.2)
Central America 5,856 1.2 0.9 +43.2
South America 33,175 6.7 4.5 +57.3
Africa 25,478 5.2 5.2 +3.8
Oceania 50,827 10.3 9.1 +19.7
TOTAL 493,143 100.0 100.0 +5.4
Reference: Fiscal Year 2010 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle Fiscal Year 2010
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 98,104 102.7
Suzuki 123,011 103.9
Yamaha 161,712 109.7
Kawasaki 110,316 103.6
Total 493,143 105.4