November 30, 2011

October 2011 Automobile & Motorcycle Statistics and Summary

Automobile Production Data for October 2011

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production in October 2011 was recorded as 904,247 units. Compared with the 751,420 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 152,827 units or 20.3%, and production increase on the same month of the previous year after last month’s downturn.

October 2011 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 773,694 units, up 128,929 units or 20.0%
Standard cars
(over 2000 cc)
450,983 units, up 63,533 units or 16.4%
Small cars 210,166 units, up 57,700 units or 37.8%
Mini car
(under 660 cc)
112,545 units, up 7,696 units or 7.3%

2) Trucks: 120,036 units, up 22,255 units or 22.8%
Standard truck vehicles 55,723 units, up 13,229 units or 31.1%
Small trucks 24,144 units, up 6,215 units or 34.7%
Mini trucks
(under 660 cc)
40,169 units, up 2,811 units or 7.5%

3) Buses: 10,517 units, up 1,643 units or 18.5%
Large buses 857 units, up 250 units or 41.2%
Small buses 9,660 units, up 1,393 units or 16.9%

Number of Automobile Domestic Sales
Domestic sales in October 2011 stood at 381,114 vehicles, up 25.2% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

October 2011 Automobile Domestic Sales Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 320,780 units, up 27.6%
Trucks 59,600 units, up 14.2%
Buses 734 units, up 13.1%

Exports (result) stood at 113.2% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile October 2011
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 316,597 133.5
Nissan 115,932 132.9
Mitsubishi 50,757 82.1
Mitsubishi Fuso 10,836 145.4
Mazda 75,633 99.2
Isuzu 21,048 124.9
Honda 95,051 118.3
Hino 11,254 147.3
Suzuki 97,640 115.2
Daihatsu 61,584 118.8
Subaru 45,054 119.1
UD Trucks 2,660 120.4
Others 201 144.6
Total 904,247 120.3

Motorcycle Production Data for October 2011

Number of Motorcycles Produced
Motorcycle production in October 2011 was recorded as 56,220 units. Compared with the 58,205 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 1,985 units or 3.4%, and production decrease on the same month of the previous year for two consecutive months.

October 2011 Motorcycle Production Figures by Class
50cc or under 6,981 units, up 352 units or 5.3%
51 - 125cc 6,595 units, down 1,996 units or 23.2%
126 - 250cc 9,903 units, down 677 units or 6.4%
Over 250cc 32,741 units, up 336 units or 1.0%

Number of Motorcycle Domestic Sales
Domestic sales (factory shipment) in October 2011 stood at 30,157 units, an increase of 3.0% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

October 2011 Motorcycle Domestic Sales Figures by Class
50cc or under 16,531 units, up 1.4%
51 - 125cc 9,296 units, down 5.9%
126 - 250cc 2,541 units, up 39.2%
Over 250cc 1,789 units, up 41.8%

Exports (result) stood at 100.5% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle October 2011
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 17,250 104.2
Suzuki 10,045 74.3
Yamaha 16,288 104.1
Kawasaki 12,627 101.3
Others 10 500.0
Total 56,220 96.6

Automobile Export Data for October 2011

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export in October 2011 was recorded as 472,022 units. Compared with the 417,030 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 54,992 units or 13.2%, and export increase on the same month of the previous year for three consecutive months.

October 2011 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 417,216 units (including 20,914 units for KD)
Up 45,327 units or 12.2%
Trucks 44,160 units (including 21,998 units for KD)
Up 8,172 units or 22.7%
Buses 10,646 units (including 1,187 units for KD)
Up 1,493 units or 16.3%

Value of Automobiles Exported

Total value of automobiles exported for October 2011 was $14,464.156 million including $10,822.019 million for vehicles and $3,642.137 million for parts. This is an increase of $2,007.581 million or 16.1% as compared with $12,456.575 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

October 2011 Automobile Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 57,539 129.3
Middle-East 43,690 104.7
Europe 112,365 136.7
(EU) 57,960 134.4
North America 168,218 106.5
(U.S.A). 152,960 110.4
Latin America 38,964 104.5
Africa 15,825 100.3
Oceania 34,889 94.0
Others 532 110.4
Total 472,022 113.2
Reference: October 2011 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile October 2011
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 189,304 131.9
Nissan 73,162 114.8
Mazda 53,516 75.9
Mitsubishi 33,703 85.4
Isuzu 15,285 127.9
Daihatsu 1,823 88.0
Honda 31,989 141.2
Subaru 31,720 116.7
UD Trucks 1,220 95.8
Hino 6,969 120.4
Suzuki 26,660 112.7
Mitsubishi Fuso 6,671 128.5
Total 472,022 113.2

Motorcycle Export Data for October 2011

Number of Motorcycles Exported
Motorcycle export in October 2011 was recorded as 41,879 units. Compared with the 41,679 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 200 units or 0.5%, and export increase on the same month of the previous year for two consecutive months.

October 2011 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
50cc or under class 2,269 units, Up 112 units or 5.2%
51 - 125cc class 4,511 units, Down 1,394 units or 23.6%
126 - 250cc class 7,659 units, Down 1,455 units or 16.0%
Over 250cc class 27,440 units, Up 2,937 units or 12.0%

Value of Motorcycles Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for October 2011 was $385.705 million including $257.572 million for vehicles and $128.133 million for parts. This is an increase of $39.573 million or 11.4% as compared with $346.132 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

October 2011 Motorcycle Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 3,543 98.3
Middle-East 449 117.8
Europe 11,753 77.2
(EU) 11,399 77.9
North America 15,655 143.4
(U.S.A). 15,015 156.7
Latin America 4,105 105.1
Africa 1,885 111.3
Oceania 4,489 75.4
Others 0 0
Total 41,879 100.5
Reference: October 2011 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle October 2011
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 11,184 122.3
Suzuki 5,723 82.7
Yamaha 13,846 96.4
Kawasaki 11,126 106.6
Total 41,879 100.5