August 31, 2012

July 2012 Automobile & Motorcycle Statistics and Summary

Automobile Production Data for July 2012

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production in July 2012 was recorded as 922,685 units. Compared with the 790,325 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 132,360 units or 16.7%, and production increase on the same month of the previous year for ten consecutive months.

July 2012 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 799,253 units, up 129,922 units or 19.4%
Standard cars
(over 2000 cc)
431,971 units, up 49,070 units or 12.8%
Small cars 215,185 units, up 28,763 units or 15.4%
Mini car
(under 660 cc)
152,097 units, up 52,089 units or 52.1%

2) Trucks: 113,363 units, up 3,756 units or 3.4%
Standard truck vehicles 51,480 units, up 744 units or 1.5%
Small trucks 26,554 units, up 3,317 units or 14.3%
Mini trucks
(under 660 cc)
35,329 units, down 305 units or 0.9 %

3) Buses: 10,069 units, down 1,318 units or 11.6%
Large buses 829 units, down 118 units or 12.5%
Small buses 9,240 units, down 1,200 units or 11.5%

Number of Automobile Domestic Sales
Domestic sales in July 2012 stood at 513,125 vehicles, up 37.5% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

July 2012 Automobile Domestic Sales Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 445,239 units, up 42.3%
Trucks 67,099 units, up 13.2%
Buses 787 units, down 15.0%

Exports (result) :UP 1.8% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile July 2012
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 341,200 130.1
Nissan 103,107 92.2
Mitsubishi 46,489 91.5
Mitsubishi Fuso 8,498 102.0
Mazda 71,880 90.4
Isuzu 19,431 106.0
Honda 88,410 124.9
Hino 13,592 123.8
Suzuki 98,354 111.2
Daihatsu 79,009 149.3
Subaru 50,547 151.1
UD Trucks 1,979 81.3
Others 189 111.8
Total 922,685 116.7

Motorcycle Production Data for July 2012

Number of Motorcycles Produced
Motorcycle production in July 2012 was recorded as 44,885 units. Compared with the 56,896 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 12,011 units or 21.1%, and production decrease on the same month of the previous year for three consecutive months.

July 2012 Motorcycle Production Figures by Class
50cc or under 6,827 units, down 3,850 units or 36.1%
51 - 125cc 4,159 units, down 2,393 units or 36.5%
126 - 250cc 9,917 units, down 3,289 units or 24.9%
Over 250cc 23,982 units, down 2,479 units or 9.4%

Number of Motorcycle Domestic Sales
Domestic sales (factory shipment) in July 2012 stood at 32,157 units, a decrease of 16.4% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

July 2012 Motorcycle Domestic Sales Figures by Class
50cc or under 19,602 units, down 4.5%
51 - 125cc 5,936 units, down 52.1%
126 - 250cc 4,125 units, up 13.9%
Over 250cc 2,494 units, up 27.4%

Exports (result) :Down 23.5% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle July 2012
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 16,781 84.8
Suzuki 10,220 75.0
Yamaha 12,236 81.3
Kawasaki 5,452 64.8
Others 196
Total 44,885 78.9

Automobile Export Data for July 2012

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export in July 2012 was recorded as 417,819 units. Compared with the 410,380 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 7,439 units or 1.8%, and export increase on the same month of the previous year for seven consecutive months.

July 2012 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 366,883 units (including 15,032 units for KD)
up 11,115 units or 3.1%
Trucks 40,007 units (including 19,601 units for KD)
down 2,637 units or 6.2%
Buses 10,929 units (including 2,220 units for KD)
down 1,039 units or 8.7%

Value of Automobiles Exported
Total value of automobiles exported for July 2012 was $13,772.263 million including $9,989.287 million for vehicles and $3,782.976 million for parts. This is an increase of $530.371 million or 4.0% as compared with $13,241.892 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

July 2012 Automobile Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 51,542 99.5
Middle-East 43,967 112.0
Europe 81,621 93.6
(EU) 34,508 76.0
North America 159,037 111.2
(U.S.A). 147,041 111.0
Latin America 28,795 81.9
Africa 15,306 105.9
Oceania 37,245 95.8
Others 306 53.5
Total 417,819 101.8
Reference: July 2012 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile July 2012
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 172,018 116.9
Nissan 62,073 89.7
Mazda 53,600 98.1
Mitsubishi 30,795 75.1
Isuzu 14,171 90.3
Daihatsu 883 41.3
Honda 15,236 69.5
Subaru 35,856 160.2
UD Trucks 1,075 76.5
Hino 8,275 128.8
Suzuki 18,631 79.5
Mitsubishi Fuso 5,206 103.3
Total 417,819 101.8

Motorcycle Export Data for July 2012

Number of Motorcycles Exported
Motorcycle export in July 2012 was recorded as 31,998 units. Compared with the 41,846 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 9,848 units or 23.5%, and export decrease on the same month of the previous year for three consecutive months.

July 2012 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
50cc or under class 1,397 units, down 1,252 units or 47.3%
51 - 125cc class 3,051 units, down 2,602 units or 46.0%
126 - 250cc class 7,661 units, down 2,594 units or 25.3%
Over 250cc class 19,889 units, down 3,400 units or 14.6%

Value of Motorcycles Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for July 2012 was $277.457 million including $168.467 million for vehicles and $108.990 million for parts. This is a decrease of $76.310 million or 21.6% as compared with $353.767 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

July 2012 Motorcycle Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 1,261 32.4
Middle-East 199 101.0
Europe 9,302 81.5
(EU) 9,021 80.5
North America 11,669 72.3
(U.S.A). 10,461 74.1
Latin America 5,036 88.2
Africa 1,497 158.4
Oceania 3,034 85.8
Others 0
Total 31,998 76.5
Reference: July 2012 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle July 2012
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 12,382 87.8
Suzuki 4,234 56.5
Yamaha 10,529 82.8
Kawasaki 4,853 64.5
Total 31,998 76.5