June 30, 2011

May 2011 Automobile & Motorcycle Statistics and Summary

Automobile Production Data for May 2011

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production in May 2011 was recorded as 489,723 units. Compared with the 709,113 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 219,390 units or 30.9%, and production decrease on the same month of the previous year for eight consecutive months.

May 2011 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 410,971 units, down 197,821 units or 32.5%
Standard cars
(over 2000 cc)
234,870 units, down 125,624 units or 34.8%
Small cars 106,808 units, down 46,302 units or 30.2%
Mini car
(under 660 cc)
69,293 units, down 25,895 units or 27.2%

2) Trucks: 74,804 units, down 17,236 units or 18.7%
Standard truck vehicles 32,986 units, down 7,573 units or 18.7%
Small trucks 14,656 units, down 1,840 units or 11.2%
Mini trucks
(under 660 cc)
27,162 units, down 7,823 units or 22.4%

3) Buses: 3,948 units, down 4,333 units or 52.3%
Large buses 535 units, down 313 units or 36.9%
Small buses 3,413 units, down 4,020 units or 54.1%

Number of Automobile Domestic Sales
Domestic sales in May 2011 stood at 237,364 vehicles, down 33.4% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

May 2011 Automobile Domestic Sales Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 200,461 units, down 33.3%
Trucks 36,618 units, down 33.2%
Buses 285 units, down 53.2%

Exports (result) stood at 59.5 % as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile May 2011
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 107,437 45.6
Nissan 80,036 100.8
Mitsubishi 47,013 107.7
Mitsubishi Fuso 3,995 90.5
Mazda 62,208 88.2
Isuzu 16,029 95.6
Honda 34,746 46.6
Hino 7,049 93.1
Suzuki 64,848 73.9
Daihatsu 41,893 85.2
Subaru 22,438 60.6
UD Trucks 1,898 70.6
Others 133 133.0
Total 489,723 69.1

Motorcycle Production Data for May 2011

Number of Motorcycles Produced
Motorcycle production in May 2011 was recorded as 53,105 units. Compared with the 48,192 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 4,913 units or 10.2%, and production increase on the same month of the previous year after four months of downturn.

May 2011 Motorcycle Production Figures by Class
50cc or under 14,975 units, up 4,975 units or 49.8%
51 - 125cc 6,211 units, up 2,126 units or 52.0%
126 - 250cc 5,969 units, down 829 units or 12.2%
Over 250cc 25,950 units, down 1,359 units or 5.0%

Number of Motorcycle Domestic Sales
Domestic sales (factory shipment) in May 2011 stood at 34,567 units, an increase of 15.6% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

May 2011 Motorcycle Domestic Sales Figures by Class
50cc or under 24,781 units, up 15.6%
51 - 125cc 5,275 units, up 13.4%
126 - 250cc 2,664 units, up 49.4%
Over 250cc 1,847 units, down 8.4%

Exports (result) stood at 95.6% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle May 2011
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 18,026 131.8
Suzuki 17,340 105.5
Yamaha 9,408 85.9
Kawasaki 8,330 117.0
Others 1 20.0
Total 53,105 110.2

Automobile Export Data for May 2011

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export in May 2011 was recorded as 202,833 units. Compared with the 340,721 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 137,888 units or 40.5%, and export decrease on the same month of the previous year for three consecutive months.

May 2011 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 178,901 units (including 14,732 units for KD)
Down 122,018 units or 40.5%
Trucks 20,144 units (including 9,523 units for KD)
Down 11,002 units or 35.3%
Buses 3,788 units (including 738 units for KD)
Down 4,868 units or 56.2%

Value of Automobiles Exported
Total value of automobiles exported for May 2011 was $6,760.626 million including $4,490.341 million for vehicles and $2,270.285 million for parts. This is a decrease of $2,892.786 million or 30.0% as compared with $9,653.412 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

May 2011 Automobile Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 27,832 69.8
Middle-East 12,441 31.2
Europe 44,537 62.0
(EU) 23,180 50.6
North America 71,458 63.7
(U.S.A). 62,477 62.1
Latin America 19,563 65.7
Africa 4,098 26.6
Oceania 22,862 73.4
Others 42 7.2
Total 202,833 59.5
Reference: May 2011 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile May 2011
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 42,313 36.7
Nissan 45,321 94.4
Mazda 31,244 57.9
Mitsubishi 25,645 86.5
Isuzu 9,011 82.9
Daihatsu 750 27.5
Honda 9,207 39.2
Subaru 18,898 77.4
UD Trucks 774 66.6
Hino 4,104 81.9
Suzuki 14,230 61.6
Mitsubishi Fuso 1,336 43.9
Total 202,833 59.5

Motorcycle Export Data for May 2011

Number of Motorcycles Exported
Motorcycle export in May 2011 was recorded as 33,946 units. Compared with the 35,491 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 1,545 units or 4.4%, and export decrease on the same month of the previous year for four consecutive months.

May 2011 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
50cc or under class 1,147 units, up 823 units or 254.0%
51 - 125cc class 2,907 units, down 245 units or 7.8%
126 - 250cc class 3,814 units, up 514 units or 15.6%
Over 250cc class 26,078 units, down 2,637 units or 9.2%

Value of Motorcycles Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for May 2011 was $313.32 million including $216.94 million for vehicles and $96.38 million for parts. This is a decrease of $40.045 million or 11.3% as compared with $353.365 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

May 2011 Motorcycle Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 2,110 98.0
Middle-East 144 58.5
Europe 12,126 60.7
(EU) 11,784 60.6
North America 12,287 229.2
(U.S.A). 12,140 264.9
Latin America 3,509 121.3
Africa 1,677 88.7
Oceania 2,093 70.5
Others 0 0
Total 33,946 95.6
Reference: May 2011 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle May 2011
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 8,029 96.6
Suzuki 11,010 123.8
Yamaha 9,705 78.7
Kawasaki 5,202 87.4
Total 33,946 95.6