October 28, 2011

September 2011 and the First Half of Fiscal Year 2011
Automobile & Motorcycle Statistics and Summary

Automobile Production Data for September 2011

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production in September 2011 was recorded as 883,593 units. Compared with the 925,003 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 41,410 units or 4.5%, and production decrease on the same month of the previous year after last month’s upturn.

September 2011 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 756,615 units, down 41,860 units or 5.2%
Standard cars
(over 2000 cc)
439,947 units, down 24,037 units or 5.2%
Small cars 202,517 units, down 8,485 units or 4.0%
Mini car
(under 660 cc)
114,151 units, down 9,338 units or 7.6%

2) Trucks: 115,846 units, down 1,721 units or 1.5%
Standard truck vehicles 56,047 units, up 8,250 units or 17.3%
Small trucks 23,938 units, up 1,097 units or 4.8%
Mini trucks
(under 660 cc)
35,861 units, down 11,068 units or 23.6%

3) Buses: 11,132 units, up 2,171 units or 24.2%
Large buses 762 units, up 77 units or 11.2%
Small buses 10,370 units, up 2,094 units or 25.3%

Number of Automobile Domestic Sales
Domestic sales in September 2011 stood at 462,192 vehicles, down 2.1% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

September 2011 Automobile Domestic Sales Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 392,050 units, down 2.1%
Trucks 69,296 units, down 1.7%
Buses 846 units, up 5.5%

Exports (result) stood at 108.8% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile September 2011
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 309,389 101.2
Nissan 112,127 93.3
Mitsubishi 57,152 81.3
Mitsubishi Fuso 10,056 125.5
Mazda 83,823 97.0
Isuzu 23,608 131.1
Honda 74,866 78.8
Hino 11,537 121.4
Suzuki 101,261 103.3
Daihatsu 59,248 89.8
Subaru 38,131 84.6
UD Trucks 2,203 86.4
Others 192 109.1
Total 883,593 95.5

Automobile Production Data for the First Half of Fiscal Year 2011 (April 2011 - September 2011)

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production for The First Half of Fiscal Year 2011 (April 2011 - September 2011) was recorded as 3,902,348 units. Compared with the 4,786,941 units total recorded for the previous year, this is a decrease of 884,593 units or 18.5%, and production decrease after last year’s upturn.

The First Half of Fiscal Year 2011 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 3,311,723 units, down 806,129 units or 19.6%
Standard cars
(over 2000 cc)
1,928,683 units, down 495,979 units or 20.5%
Small cars 864,325 units, down 194,807 units or 18.4%
Mini car
(under 660 cc)
518,715 units, down 115,343 units or 18.2%
2) Trucks: 541,933 units, down 74,413 units or 12.1%
Standard truck vehicles 249,572 units, down 16,610 units or 6.2%
Small trucks 112,019 units, down 7,204 units or 6.0%
Mini trucks
(under 660 cc)
180,342 units, down 50,599 units or 21.9%
3) Buses: 48,692 units, down 4,051 units or 7.7%
Large buses 4,360 units, down 563 units or 11.4%
Small buses 44,332 units, down 3,488 units or 7.3%

Number of Automobile Domestic Sales
Domestic sales for The First Half of Fiscal Year 2011 stood at 1,939,953 vehicles, a decrease of 23.7% as compared with the same period of previous year.

The First Half of Fiscal Year 2011 Automobile Domestic Sales Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 1,626,844 units, down 24.9%
Trucks 308,770 units, down 16.3%
Buses 4,339 units, down 22.3%

Exports (result) stood at 83.3% as compared with the same period of previous year.

Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile The First Half of Fiscal Year 2011
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 1,235,011 76.6
Nissan 539,798 93.9
Mitsubishi 281,954 87.4
Mitsubishi Fuso 39,771 102.0
Mazda 409,393 89.4
Isuzu 97,315 93.2
Honda 294,234 60.5
Hino 55,602 111.6
Suzuki 474,654 86.8
Daihatsu 283,130 85.4
Subaru 177,996 72.8
UD Trucks 12,429 77.4
Others 1,061 139.8
Total 3,902,348 81.5

Motorcycle Production Data for September 2011

Number of Motorcycles Produced
Motorcycle production in September 2011 was recorded as 57,480 units. Compared with the 57,908 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 428 units or 0.7%, and production decrease on the same month of the previous year after four months of upturn.

September 2011 Motorcycle Production Figures by Class
50cc or under 9,331 units, up 921 units or 11.0%
51 - 125cc 10,640 units, up 1,534 units or 16.8%
126 - 250cc 11,354 units, down 1,516 units or 11.8%
Over 250cc 26,155 units, down 1,367 units or 5.0%

Number of Motorcycle Domestic Sales
Domestic sales (factory shipment) in September 2011 stood at 39,005 units, an increase of 1.3% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

September 2011 Motorcycle Domestic Sales Figures by Class
50cc or under 26,001 units, up 12.3%
51 - 125cc 7,748 units, down 24.9%
126 - 250cc 3,554 units, up 21.8%
Over 250cc 1,702 units, down 19.7%

Exports (result) stood at 104.0% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle September 2011
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 21,277 116.1
Suzuki 10,416 85.7
Yamaha 13,915 88.2
Kawasaki 11,870 102.0
Others 2 16.7
Total 57,480 99.3

Motorcycle Production Data for the First Half of Fiscal Year 2011 (April 2011 - September 2011)

Number of Motorcycle Produced
Motorcycle production for The First Half of Fiscal Year 2011 (April 2011 - September 2011) was recorded as 314,800 units. Compared with the 311,830 units total recorded for the previous year, this is an increase of 2,970 units or 1.0%, and production increase for two consecutive years.

The First Half of Fiscal Year 2011 Motorcycle Production Figures by Class
50cc or under 60,102 units, up 10,791 units or 21.9%
51 - 125cc 38,564 units, down 2,959 units or 7.1%
126 - 250cc 59,377 units, up 1,715 units or 3.0%
Over 250cc 156,757 units, down 6,577 units or 4.0%

Number of Motorcycle Domestic Sales
Domestic sales (factory shipment) for The First Half of Fiscal Year 2011 stood at 214,638 units, an increase of 11.4% as compared with the same period of the previous year.

The First Half of Fiscal Year 2011 Motorcycle Domestic Sales Figures by Class
50cc or under 138,888 units, up 14.5%
51 - 125cc 46,561 units, up 11.8%
126 - 250cc 18,492 units, up 26.6%
Over 250cc 10,697 units, down 28.9%

Exports (result) stood at 98.0% as compared with the previous year.

Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle The First Half of Fiscal Year 2011
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 108,007 115.3
Suzuki 80,356 98.8
Yamaha 74,613 86.8
Kawasaki 51,798 101.8
Others 26 68.4
Total 314,800 101.0

Automobile Export Data for September 2011

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export in September 2011 was recorded as 477,911 units. Compared with the 439,230 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 38,681 units or 8.8%, and export increase on the same month of the previous year for two consecutive months.

September 2011 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 420,070 units (including 22,925 units for KD)
Up 32,948 units or 8.5%
Trucks 45,773 units (including 21,742 units for KD)
Up 3,239 units or 7.6%
Buses 12,068 units (including 1,273 units for KD)
Up 2,494 units or 26.0%

Value of Automobiles Exported
Total value of automobiles exported for September 2011 was $15,528.137 million including $11,189.430 million for vehicles and $4,338.707 million for parts. This is an increase of $2,523.466 million or 19.4% as compared with $13,004.671 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

Reference: September 2011 Automobile Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 63,069 119.1
Middle-East 41,690 69.8
Europe 116,155 140.6
(EU) 56,399 123.3
North America 157,711 103.2
(U.S.A). 142,829 103.6
Latin America 38,254 96.3
Africa 16,551 109.7
Oceania 44,177 123.1
Others 304 68.6
Total 477,911 108.8
Reference: September 2011 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile September 2011
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 180,566 121.3
Nissan 78,878 116.2
Mazda 64,694 104.9
Mitsubishi 43,207 98.1
Isuzu 16,089 111.2
Daihatsu 2,627 60.4
Honda 22,511 79.6
Subaru 26,333 86.7
UD Trucks 1,577 102.7
Hino 6,537 98.4
Suzuki 29,019 115.4
Mitsubishi Fuso 5,873 98.0
Total 477,911 108.8

Automobile Export Data for the First Half of Fiscal Year 2011 (April 2011 - September 2011)

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export for The First Half of Fiscal Year 2011 was recorded as 1,983,037 units. Compared with the 2,379,771 units total recorded for the previous year, this is a decrease of 396,734 units or 16.7%, and export decrease after last year’s upturn.

The First Half of Fiscal Year 2011 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 1,738,517 units (including 117,299 units for KD)
Down 359,312 units or 17.1%
Trucks 193,521 units (including 92,767 units for KD)
Down 31,587 units or 14.0%
Buses 50,999 units (including 7,274 units for KD)
Down 5,835 units or 10.3%

Value of Automobiles Exported
Total value of automobiles exported for The First Half of Fiscal Year 2011 was $65,700.741 million including $45,569.714 million for vehicles and $20,131.027million for parts. This is a decrease of $3,222.385 million or 4.7% as compared with $68,923.126 million recorded for the previous year.

Reference: The First Half of Fiscal Year 2011 Automobile Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 264,178 94.2
Middle-East 176,397 61.6
Europe 443,188 93.4
(EU) 226,253 80.3
North America 683,197 81.5
(U.S.A). 621,866 82.5
Latin America 170,413 86.2
Africa 62,852 70.0
Oceania 180,964 86.4
Others 1,848 57.5
Total 1,983,037 83.3

 

Reference: The First Half of Fiscal Year 2011 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile The First Half of Fiscal Year 2011
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 665,105 78.8
Nissan 340,986 104.1
Mazda 301,971 86.3
Mitsubishi 207,363 95.6
Isuzu 68,228 86.2
Daihatsu 10,904 51.9
Honda 89,822 54.4
Subaru 113,808 69.3
UD Trucks 7,411 88.1
Hino 33,139 91.9
Suzuki 122,712 86.1
Mitsubishi Fuso 21,588 86.2
Total 1,983,037 83.3

Motorcycle Export Data for September 2011

Number of Motorcycles Exported
Motorcycle export in September 2011 was recorded as 40,848 units. Compared with the 39,272 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 1,576 units or 4.0%, and export increase on the same month of the previous year after last month’s downturn.

September 2011 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
50cc or under class 2,050 units, up 316 units or 18.2%
51 - 125cc class 6,363 units, up 1,490 units or 30.6%
126 - 250cc class 9,619 units, up 89 units or 0.9%
Over 250cc class 22,816 units, down 319 units or 1.4%

Value of Motorcycles Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for September 2011 was $372.285 million including $229.888 million for vehicles and $142.397 million for parts. This is an increase of $43.615 million or 13.3% as compared with $328.670 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

Reference: September 2011 Motorcycle Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 3,452 100.6
Middle-East 470 132.4
Europe 9,641 68.3
(EU) 9,416 68.7
North America 15,338 162.7
(U.S.A). 13,740 168.1
Latin America 4,348 109.8
Africa 1,860 84.4
Oceania 5,739 99.4
Others 0 -
Total 40,848 104.0
Reference: September 2011 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle September 2011
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 11,056 120.7
Suzuki 5,245 76.2
Yamaha 13,247 105.3
Kawasaki 11,300 106.1
Total 40,848 104.0

Motorcycle Export Data for the First Half of Fiscal Year 2011 (April 2011 - September 2011)

Number of Motorcycles Exported
Motorcycle export for The First Half of Fiscal Year 2011 was recorded as 221,834 units. Compared with the 226,333 units total recorded for the previous year, this is a decrease of 4,499 units or 2.0%, and export decrease after last year’s upturn.

The First Half of Fiscal Year 2011 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
50cc or under class 9,721 units, up 3,977 units or 69.2%
51 - 125cc class 24,616 units, down 1,054 units or 4.1%
126 - 250cc class 44,269 units, up 2,290 units or 5.5%
Over 250cc class 143,228 units, down 9,712 units or 6.4%

Value of Motorcycles Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for The First Half of Fiscal Year 2011 was $2,063.539 million including $1,302.798 million for vehicles and $760.741 million for parts. This is an increase of $74.897 million or 3.8% as compared with $1,988.642 million recorded for the previous year.

Reference: The First Half of Fiscal Year 2011 Motorcycle Export Figures by Export Destination
Destination Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 20,192 107.6
Middle-East 1,690 85.8
Europe 71,740 66.8
(EU) 69,892 67.0
North America 72,555 175.9
(U.S.A). 66,809 191.8
Latin America 26,574 144.4
Africa 9,696 78.5
Oceania 19,387 73.8
Others 0 -
Total 221,834 98.0
Reference: The First Half of Fiscal Year 2011 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle The First Half of Fiscal Year 2011
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 62,614 132.8
Suzuki 50,851 97.6
Yamaha 61,779 78.5
Kawasaki 46,590 96.3
Total 221,834 98.0