September 30, 2011

August 2011 Automobile & Motorcycle Statistics and Summary

Automobile Production Data for August 2011

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production in August 2011 was recorded as 704,096 units. Compared with the 691,649 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a increase of 12,447 units or 1.8%, and production increase on the same month of the previous year after ten months of downturn.

August 2011 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 604,317 units, up 8,793 units or 1.5%
Standard cars
(over 2000 cc)
354,713 units, up 3,715 units or 1.1%
Small cars 159,702 units, up 6,002 units or 3.9%
Mini car
(under 660 cc)
89,902 units, down 924 units or 1.0%

2) Trucks: 89,963 units, up 105 units or 0.1%
Standard truck vehicles 41,290 units, up 2,440 units or 6.3%
Small trucks 18,401 units, up 120 units or 0.7%
Mini trucks
(under 660 cc)
30,272 units, down 2,455 units or 7.5%

3) Buses: 9,816 units, up 3,549 units or 56.6%
Large buses 834 units, up 265 units or 46.6%
Small buses 8,982 units, up 3,284 units or 57.6%

Number of Automobile Domestic Sales
Domestic sales in August 2011 stood at 329,838 vehicles, down 22.4% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

August 2011 Automobile Domestic Sales Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 273,273 units, down 26.0%
Trucks 55,346 units, up 1.5%
Buses 1,219 units, down 4.2%

Exports (result) stood at 107.6% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile August 2011
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 252,374 111.9
Nissan 89,262 97.5
Mitsubishi 40,431 80.8
Mitsubishi Fuso 7,947 115.6
Mazda 68,449 105.6
Isuzu 13,456 88.1
Honda 56,356 82.8
Hino 9,694 137.1
Suzuki 86,215 105.9
Daihatsu 49,085 109.1
Subaru 28,665 85.8
UD Trucks 1,970 83.2
Others 192 140.1
Total 704,096 101.8

Motorcycle Production Data for August 2011

Number of Motorcycles Produced
Motorcycle production in August 2011 was recorded as 48,256 units. Compared with the 46,520 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 1,736 units or 3.7%, and production increase on the same month of the previous year for four consecutive months.

August 2011 Motorcycle Production Figures by Class
50cc or under 7,987 units, down 14 units or 0.2%
51 - 125cc 6,272 units, down 908 units or 12.6%
126 - 250cc 11,436 units, up 2,341 units or 25.7%
Over 250cc 22,561 units, up 317 units or 1.4%

Number of Motorcycle Domestic Sales
Domestic sales (factory shipment) in August 2011 stood at 33,515 units, an increase of 8.1% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

August 2011 Motorcycle Domestic Sales Figures by Class
50cc or under 20,136 units, up 13.9%
51 - 125cc 8,992 units, up 8.6%
126 - 250cc 2,655 units, down 4.5%
Over 250cc 1,732 units, down 23.7%

Exports (result) stood at 96.7% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle August 2011
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 15,138 104.0
Suzuki 11,398 101.0
Yamaha 11,279 87.4
Kawasaki 10,441 134.5
Others 0 0
Total 48,256 103.7

Automobile Export Data for August 2011

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export in August 2011 was recorded as 363,772 units. Compared with the 337,923 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a increase of 25,849 units or 7.6%, and export increase on the same month of the previous year after five months of downturn.

August 2011 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 320,521 units (including 19,519 units for KD)
Up 22,737 units or 7.6%
Trucks 32,433 units (including 14,873 units for KD)
Down 928 units or 2.8%
Buses 10,818 units (including 1,284 units for KD)
Up 4,040 units or 59.6%

Value of Automobiles Exported
Total value of automobiles exported for August 2011 was $11,679.945 million including $8,350.723 million for vehicles and $3,329.222 million for parts. This is a increase of $1,728.970 million or 17.4% as compared with $9,950.975 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

August 2011 Automobile Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 47,668 126.6
Middle-East 34,236 82.7
Europe 73,269 102.4
(EU) 38,305 100.1
North America 137,236 121.1
(U.S.A). 126,107 124.1
Latin America 32,915 103.1
Africa 11,302 92.7
Oceania 26,672 90.1
Others 474 134.2
Total 363,772 107.6
Reference: August 2011 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile August 2011
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 137,977 119.8
Nissan 57,848 134.1
Mazda 58,475 121.3
Mitsubishi 30,916 80.6
Isuzu 9,772 84.0
Daihatsu 2,442 75.9
Honda 17,154 62.2
Subaru 18,310 94.4
UD Trucks 1,141 91.8
Hino 5,831 114.4
Suzuki 20,002 98.0
Mitsubishi Fuso 3,904 87.7
Total 363,772 107.6

Motorcycle Export Data for August 2011

Number of Motorcycles Exported
Motorcycle export in August 2011 was recorded as 32,938 units. Compared with the 34,045 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 1,107 units or 3.3%, and export decrease on the same month of the previous year after two months of upturn.

August 2011 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
50cc or under class 1,585 units, down 211 units or 11.7%
51 - 125cc class 3,780 units, down 182 units or 4.6%
126 - 250cc class 8,968 units, up 1,350 units or 17.7%
Over 250cc class 18,605 units, down 2,064 units or 10.0%

Value of Motorcycles Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for August 2011 was $296.876 million including $180.953 million for vehicles and $115.923 million for parts. This is a increase of $28.974 million or 10.8% as compared with $267.902 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

August 2011 Motorcycle Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 3,402 101.1
Middle-East 168 67.2
Europe 10,446 72.6
(EU) 10,199 74.0
North America 9,806 135.3
(U.S.A). 9,353 138.6
Latin America 4,156 134.8
Africa 1,359 73.1
Oceania 3,601 93.4
Others 0 0
Total 32,938 96.7
Reference: August 2011 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle August 2011
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 10,154 158.8
Suzuki 4,226 64.8
Yamaha 9,285 71.5
Kawasaki 9,273 113.8
Total 32,938 96.7