July 30, 2012

June 2012 and the First Half of Calendar Year 2012
Automobile & Motorcycle Statistics and Summary

Automobile Production Data for June 2012

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production in June 2012 was recorded as 893,149 units. Compared with the 742,531 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 150,618 units or 20.3%, and production increase on the same month of the previous year for nine consecutive months.

June 2012 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 769,251 units, up 148,534 units or 23.9%
Standard cars
(over 2000 cc)
405,812 units, up 37,657 units or 10.2%
Small cars 209,907 units, up 53,307 units or 34.0%
Mini car
(under 660 cc)
153,532 units, up 57,570 units or 60.0%

2) Trucks: 113,579 units, up 2,250 units or 2.0%
Standard truck vehicles 52,533 units, down 461 units or 0.9%
Small trucks 24,980 units, up 955 units or 4.0%
Mini trucks
(under 660 cc)
36,066 units, up 1,756 units or 5.1 %

3) Buses: 10,319 units, down 166 units or 1.6%
Large buses 750 units, down 242 units or 24.4%
Small buses 9,569 units, up 76 units or 0.8%

Number of Automobile Domestic Sales
Domestic sales in June 2012 stood at 505,342 vehicles, up 43.6% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

June 2012 Automobile Domestic Sales Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 432,642 units, up 46.8%
Trucks 71,693 units, up 26.9%
Buses 1,007 units, up 56.4%

Exports (result) : Up 7.2% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile June 2012
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 311,672 124.8
Nissan 99,800 97.5
Mitsubishi 45,735 77.4
Mitsubishi Fuso 8,105 103.5
Mazda 74,180 92.6
Isuzu 21,185 100.4
Honda 92,021 212.6
Hino 13,813 121.1
Suzuki 97,524 129.2
Daihatsu 76,545 128.9
Subaru 50,257 168.0
UD Trucks 2,090 77.5
Others 222 107.8
Total 893,149 120.3

Automobile Production Data for the First Half of Calendar Year 2012 (January 2012 - June 2012)

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production for the first half of calendar year 2012 (January 2012 - June 2012) was recorded as 5,248,004 units. Compared with the 3,430,034 units total recorded for the previous year, this is an increase of 1,817,970 units or 53.0%.

The First Half of Calendar Year 2012 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 4,530,317 units, up 1,605,130 units or 54.9%
Standard cars
(over 2000 cc)
2,472,646 units, up 745,789 units or 143.2%
Small cars 1,211,614 units, up 479,958 units or 165.6%
Mini car
(under 660 cc)
846,057 units, up 379,383 units or 181.3%
2) Trucks: 658,229 units, up 193,570 units or 41.7%
Standard truck vehicles 300,856 units, up 95,558 units or 146.5%
Small trucks 136,512 units, up 37,412 units or 137.8%
Mini trucks
(under 660 cc)
220,861 units, up 60,600 units or 137.8%
3) Buses: 59,458 units, up 19,270 units or 47.9%
Large buses 5,363 units, up 990 units or 122.6%
Small buses 54,095 units, up 18,280 units or 151.0%
Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile The First Half of Calendar Year 2012
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 1,869,017 176.7
Nissan 578,439 128.7
Mitsubishi 277,647 91.1
Mitsubishi Fuso 43,512 162.9
Mazda 419,746 117.6
Isuzu 124,834 145.1
Honda 587,217 220.4
Hino 77,963 169.1
Suzuki 554,794 139.3
Daihatsu 421,545 165.2
Subaru 279,481 163.2
UD Trucks 12,371 119.7
Others 1,438 152.3
Total 5,248,004 153.0

Motorcycle Production Data for June 2012

Number of Motorcycles Produced
Motorcycle production in June 2012 was recorded as 41,984 units. Compared with the 55,322 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 13,338 units or 24.1%, and production decrease on the same month of the previous year for two consecutive months.

June 2012 Motorcycle Production Figures by Class
50cc or under 7,363 units, down 2,741 units or 27.1%
51 - 125cc 3,163 units, down 2,742 units or 46.4%
126 - 250cc 8,175 units, down 3,849 units or 32.0%
Over 250cc 23,283 units, down 4,006 units or 14.7%

Number of Motorcycle Domestic Sales
Domestic sales (factory shipment) in June 2012 stood at 34,522 units, a decrease of 0.9% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

June 2012 Motorcycle Domestic Sales Figures by Class
50cc or under 20,368 units, down 11.0%
51 - 125cc 7,194 units, up 11.7%
126 - 250cc 4,035 units, up 6.0%
Over 250cc 2,925 units, up 72.3%

Exports (result) : Down 13.5% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle June 2012
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 12,637 65.9
Suzuki 10,958 79.5
Yamaha 12,394 82.8
Kawasaki 5,972 81.0
Others 23 121.1
Total 41,984 75.9

Motorcycle Production Data for the First Half of Calendar Year 2012 (January 2012 - June 2012)

Number of Motorcycle Produced
Motorcycle production for the first half of calendar year 2012 (January 2012 - June 2012) was recorded as 317,974 units. Compared with the 302,595 units total recorded for the previous year, this is an increase of 15,379 units or 5.1%.

The First Half of Calendar Year 2012 Motorcycle Production Figures by Class
50cc or under 49,780 units, down 5,131 units or 9.3%
51 - 125cc 22,050 units, down 4,658 units or 17.4%
126 - 250cc 43,427 units, up 2,801 units or 6.9%
Over 250cc 202,717 units, up 22,367 units or 12.4%
Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle The First Half of Calendar Year 2012
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 107,695 121.3
Suzuki 78,452 84.8
Yamaha 91,142 124.3
Kawasaki 40,662 84.8
Others 23 56.1
Total 317,974 105.1

Automobile Export Data for June 2012

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export in June 2012 was recorded as 431,020 units. Compared with the 402,042 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 28,978 units or 7.2%, and export increase on the same month of the previous year for six consecutive months.

June 2012 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 374,596 units (including 14,635 units for KD)
up 24,630 units or 7.0%
Trucks 45,035 units (including 22,302 units for KD)
up 3,463 units or 8.3%
Buses 11,389 units (including 2,204 units for KD)
up 885 units or 8.4%

Value of Automobiles Exported
Total value of automobiles exported for June 2012 was $14,133.740 million including $10,260.913 million for vehicles and $3,872.827 million for parts. This is an increase of $1,557.975 million or 12.4% as compared with $12,575,765 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

June 2012 Automobile Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 52,228 93.9
Middle-East 45,103 110.9
Europe 82,473 93.8
(EU) 39,400 87.5
North America 165,470 123.9
(U.S.A). 151,660 125.2
Latin America 31,861 95.7
Africa 16,499 134.4
Oceania 36,896 96.1
Others 490 155.1
Total 431,020 107.2
Reference: June 2012 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile June 2012
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 176,953 140.3
Nissan 63,590 84.7
Mazda 59,880 82.8
Mitsubishi 31,039 65.9
Isuzu 16,276 109.2
Daihatsu 1,146 58.4
Honda 17,202 136.9
Subaru 31,157 158.1
UD Trucks 1,444 79.3
Hino 9,231 128.8
Suzuki 16,854 89.1
Mitsubishi Fuso 6,248 142.0
Total 431,020 107.2

Automobile Export Data for the First Half of Calendar Year 2012 (January 2012 - June 2012)

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export for the first half of calendar year 2012 was recorded as 2,487,975 units. Compared with the 1,840,164units total recorded for the previous year, this is an increase of 647,811 units or 35.2%, and export increase after last year’s downturn.

The First Half of Calendar Year 2012 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 2,186,281 units (including 91,872 units for KD)
up 554,741 units or 34.0%
Trucks 240,593 units (including 112,224 units for KD)
up 74,016 units or 44.4%
Buses 61,101 units (including 10,434 units for KD)
up 19,054 units or 45.3%

Value of Automobiles Exported
Total value of automobiles exported for the first half of calendar year 2012 was $81,448.496 million including $59,396.389 million for vehicles and $22,052.107 million for parts. This is an increase of $22,435.588 million or 38.0% as compared with $59,012.908 million recorded for the previous year.

Reference: The First Half of Calendar Year 2012 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile The First Half of Calendar Year 2012
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 1,020,751 171.4
Nissan 333,078 119.4
Mazda 326,425 113.6
Mitsubishi 191,145 86.1
Isuzu 88,080 141.6
Daihatsu 5,979 64.1
Honda 147,492 151.1
Subaru 190,449 151.1
UD Trucks 7,441 128.0
Hino 49,519 164.4
Suzuki 98,897 90.2
Mitsubishi Fuso 28,719 186.1
Total 2,487,975 135.2

Motorcycle Export Data for June 2012

Number of Motorcycles Exported
Motorcycle export in June 2012 was recorded as 35,306 units. Compared with the 40,821 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 5,515 units or 13.5%, and export decrease on the same month of the previous year for two consecutive months.

June 2012 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
50cc or under class 980 units, down 1,145 units or 53.9%
51 - 125cc class 1,980 units, down 2,078 units or 51.2%
126 - 250cc class 8,256 units, up 1,776 units or 27.4%
Over 250cc class 24,090 units, down 4,068 units or 14.4%

Value of Motorcycles Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for June 2012 was $332.088 million including $215.478 million for vehicles and $116.610million for parts. This is a decrease of $36.509 million or 9.9% as compared with $368.597 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

Reference: June 2012 Motorcycle Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 1,755 50.5
Middle-East 1,023 362.8
Europe 9,779 62.7
(EU) 9,273 60.7
North America 15,038 140.9
(U.S.A). 13,632 138.7
Latin America 3,984 78.1
Africa 1,883 82.7
Oceania 1,844 54.0
Others 0
Total 35,306 86.5
Reference: June 2012 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle June 2012
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 9,943 84.7
Suzuki 6,260 56.7
Yamaha 13,698 124.7
Kawasaki 5,405 76.5
Total 35,306 86.5

Motorcycle Export Data for the First Half of Calendar Year 2012 (January 2012 - June 2012)

Number of Motorcycle Exported
Motorcycle export for the first half of calendar year 2012 was recorded as 258,674 units. Compared with the 246,737 units total recorded for the previous year, this is an increase of 11,937 units or 4.8%, and export increase after four years of downturn.

The First Half of Calendar Year 2012 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
50cc or under class 9,229 units, up 2,299 units or 33.2%
51 - 125cc class 16,093 units, down 2,231 units or 12.2%
126 - 250cc class 31,182 units, up 1,774 units or 6.0%
Over 250cc class 202,170 units, up 10,095 units or 5.3%

Value of Motorcycle Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for the first half of calendar year 2012 was $2,455.485 million including $1,728.241 million for vehicles and $727.244 million for parts. This is an increase of $68.571million or 2.9% as compared with $2,386.914 million recorded for the previous year.

Reference: The First Half of Calendar Year 2012 Motorcycle Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 13,759 80.6
Middle-East 3,625 174.9
Europe 102,606 105.5
(EU) 95,577 103.4
North America 90,529 110.9
(U.S.A). 80,322 108.1
Latin America 21,503 101.3
Africa 10,522 92.4
Oceania 16,130 100.4
Others 0
Total 258,674 104.8
Reference: The First Half of Calendar Year 2012 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle The First Half of Calendar Year 2012
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 81,032 168.2
Suzuki 55,769 70.3
Yamaha 81,022 109.6
Kawasaki 40,851 90.1
Total 258,674 104.8