January 31, 2013

December 2012 and Calendar Year 2012
Automobile & Motorcycle Statistics and Summary

Automobile Production Data for December 2012

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production in December 2012 was recorded as 702,367 units. Compared with the 848,250 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 145,883 units or 17.2%, and production decrease on the same month of the previous year for four consecutive months. .

December 2012 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 596,158 units, down 128,301 units or 17.7%
  Total(Units) Chg. from prev. year
Standard cars (over 2000 cc) 341,389 down 71,315 units or 17.3%
Small cars 133,075 down 57,708 units or 30.2%
Mini car (under 660 cc) 121,694 up 722 units or 0.6%

2) Trucks: 96,431 units, down 17,069 units or 15.0%
  Total(Units) Chg. from prev. year
Standard truck vehicles 44,718 down 4,302 units or 8.8%
Small trucks 21,615 up 131 units or 0.6%
Mini trucks (under 660 cc) 30,098 down 12,898 units or 30.0 %

3)Buses:9,778 units, down 513 units or 5.0%
  Total(Units) Chg. from prev. year
Large buses 798 down 40 units or 4.8%
Small buses 8,980 down 473 units or 5.0%

Number of Automobile Domestic Sales
Domestic sales in December 2012 stood at 338,504 vehicles, down 3.1% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

December 2012 Automobile Domestic Sales Figures by Type of Vehicle
  Total(Units) Chg. from prev. year
Passenger cars 284,047 down 2.0%
Trucks 53,649 down 8.3%
Buses 808 down 6.2%

Exports (result) :Down 12.7% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile December 2012
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 226,190 79.5
Nissan 87,627 76.7
Mitsubishi 35,075 72.0
Mitsubishi Fuso 6,376 91.6
Mazda 75,161 109.9
Isuzu 20,674 108.4
Honda 59,994 64.7
Hino 10,792 92.3
Suzuki 81,926 98.1
Daihatsu 48,585 73.4
Subaru 48,567 96.3
UD Trucks 1,318 76.7
Others 82 31.4
Total 702,367 82.8

Automobile Production Data for Calendar Year 2012 (January 2012 - December 2012)

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production for Calendar Year 2012 (January 2012 - December 2012) was recorded as 9,942,793 units. Compared with the 8,398,630 units total recorded for the previous year, this is an increase of 1,544,163 units or 18.4%, and production increase after last year’s downturn.

Calendar Year 2012 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 8,554,219 units, up 1,395,694 units or 19.5%
  Total(Units) Chg. from prev. year
Standard cars (over 2000 cc) 4,686,112 up 505,751 units or 12.1%
Small cars 2,252,672 up 391,393 units or 21.0%
Mini car (under 660 cc) 1,615,435 up 498,550 units or 44.6%

2)Trucks: 1,266,272 units, up 130,276 units or 11.5%
  Total(Units) Chg. from prev. year
Standard truck vehicles 583,074 up 70,814 units or 13.8%
Small trucks 275,992 up 41,406 units or 17.7%
Mini trucks (under 660 cc) 407,206 up 18,056 units or 4.6 %

3)Buses: 122,220 units, up 18,111units or 17.4%
  Total(Units) Chg. from prev. year
Large buses 10,598 up 1,171 units or 12.4%
Small buses 111,622 up 16,940 units or 17.9%

Number of Automobile Domestic Sales
Domestic sales for Calendar Year 2012 stood at 5,369,721 vehicles, an increase of 27.5% and the an increase after last year’s downturn.

Calendar Year 2012 Automobile Domestic Sales Figures by Vehicle
  Total(Units) Chg. from prev. year
Passenger cars 4,572,333 up 29.7%
Trucks 785,450 up 16.4%
Buses 11,938 up 12.1%

Exports (result) :Up 7.5% as compared with last year.

Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
  Calendar Year 2012
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 3,492,913 126.6
Nissan 1,148,265 103.2
Mitsubishi 515,168 85.4
Mitsubishi Fuso 87,086 110.0
Mazda 845,550 104.0
Isuzu 241,247 119.6
Honda 1,029,313 144.8
Hino 152,839 134.3
Suzuki 1,061,863 111.8
Daihatsu 774,406 127.0
Subaru 570,173 136.2
UD Trucks 21,855 94.0
Others 2,115 96.8
Total 9,942,793 118.4

Motorcycle Production Data for December 2012

Number of Motorcycles Produced
Motorcycle production in December 2012 was recorded as 47,571 units. Compared with the 59,485 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 11,914 units or 20.0%, and production decrease on the same month of the previous year for eight consecutive months.

December 2012 Motorcycle Production Figures by Class
  Total(Units) Chg. from prev. year
50cc & under 7,213 down 1,413 units or 16.4%
51 - 125cc 1,422 down 1,598 units or 52.9%
126 - 250cc 6,300 down 1,570 units or 19.9%
Over 250cc 32,636 down 7,333 units or 18.3%

Number of Motorcycle Domestic Sales
Domestic sales (factory shipment) in December 2012 stood at 28,002 units, an increase of 1.6% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

December 2012 Motorcycle Domestic Sales Figures by Class
  Total(Units) Chg. from prev. year
50cc & under 17,538 down 10.9%
51 - 125cc 6,364 up 45.5%
126 - 250cc 2,701 up 17.5%
Over 250cc 1,399 up 16.6%

Exports (result) :Down 21.3% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle December 2012
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 14,758 77.4
Suzuki 14,909 113.5
Yamaha 11,803 72.5
Kawasaki 6,101 55.5
Others 146 -
Total 47,717 80.2

Motorcycle Production Data for Calendar Year 2012 (January 2012 – December 2012)

Number of Motorcycle Produced
Motorcycle production for Calendar Year 2012 (January 2012 – December 2012) was recorded as 595,473 units. Compared with the 639,187 units total recorded for the previous year, this is a decrease of 43,714 units or 6.8%, and production decrease for two consecutive years.

Calendar Year 2012 Motorcycle Production Figure by Class
  Total(Units) Chg. from prev. year
50cc & under 90,886 down 14,050units or 13.4%
51 - 125cc 39,569 down 24,938 units or 38.7%
126 - 250cc 91,925 down 12,711 units or 12.1%
Over 250cc 373,093 up 7,985 units or 2.2%

Number of Motorcycle Domestic Sales
Domestic sales (factory shipment) for Calendar Year 2012 stood at 401,895 units, a decrease of 0.9% and the decrease after last years of upturn.

Calendar Year 2012 Motorcycle Domestic Sales Figures by Class
  Total(Units) Chg. from prev. year
50cc & under 246,095 down 4.3%
51 - 125cc 90,291 down 5.7%
126 - 250cc 39,707 up 25.0%
Over 250cc 25,802 up 22.8%

Exports (result) :Down 5.1% as compared with last year.

Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle Calendar Year 2012
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 202,114 100.7
Suzuki 149,433 93.3
Yamaha 165,855 101.9
Kawasaki 76,709 66.5
Others 1,362 2,569.8
Total 595,473 93.2

Automobile Export Data for December 2012

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export in December 2012 was recorded as 399,589 units. Compared with the 457,464 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 57,875 units or 12.7%, and export decrease on the same month of the previous year for five consecutive months.

December 2012 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
  Total(Units) Chg. from prev. year
Passenger cars 343,985 units (including 19,411 units for KD) down 57,451 units or 14.3%
Trucks 43,352 units (including 22,302 units for KD) down 1,670 units or 3.7%
Buses 12,252 units (including 2,807 units for KD) down 1,246 units or 11.3%

Value of Automobiles Exported
Total value of automobiles exported for December 2012 was $12,980.258 million including $9,444.864 million for vehicles and $3,535.394 million for parts. This is a decrease of $1,340.015 million or 9.4% as compared with $14,320.273 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

December 2012 Automobile Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 40,736 80.5
Middle-East 48,829 125.6
Europe 60,024 70.3
(EU) 31,824 64.6
North America 168,603 86.5
(U.S.A). 154,325 88.7
Latin America 30,810 92.6
Africa 15,091 92.0
Oceania 35,186 94.4
Others 310 48.2
Total 399,589 87.3
Reference: December 2012 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
  December 2012
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 152,686 90.2
Nissan 65,730 83.2
Mazda 65,631 106.4
Mitsubishi 27,698 79.8
Isuzu 16,649 99.4
Daihatsu 452 28.9
Honda 10,545 42.7
Subaru 32,357 85.5
UD Trucks 702 56.4
Hino 8,681 99.3
Suzuki 13,423 75.2
Mitsubishi Fuso 5,035 126.3
Total 399,589 87.3

Automobile Export Data for Calendar Year 2012 (January 2012 – December 2012)

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export for Calendar Year 2012 was recorded as 4,801,191 units. Compared with the 4,464,413 units total recorded for the previous year, this is an increase of 336,778 units or 7.5%, and export increase after last year’s downturn.

Calendar Year 2012 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
  Total(Units) Chg. from prev. year
Passenger cars 4,196,094 units (including 193,200 units for KD) up 266,190units or 6.8%; (down 17.3% for KD)
Trucks 476,919 units (including 230,278 units for KD) up 53,152 units or 12.5%; (up 15.9% for KD)
Buses 128,178 units (including 25,042 units for KD) up 17,436 units or 15.7%; (up 75.1% for KD)

Value of Automobiles Exported
Total value of automobiles exported for Calendar Year 2012 was $158,072.128 million including $114,615.832 million for vehicles and $43,456.296 million for parts. This is an increase of $16,071.354 million or 11.3% as compared with $142,000.774 million recorded for the previous year.

  Share (%) Prev. year (%)
Passenger cars 87.4 88.0
Trucks 9.9 9.5
Buses 2.7 2.5

Export total achieved a 48.3% share of the total production of 9,942,711 units recorded for calendar year 2012.(*53.2% for calendar year 2011)

Reference: Calendar Year 2012 Automobile Export Share by Destination Country (%)
  Total (Units) Share (%) Prev. year (%) % Chg.
Asia 570,576 11.9 12.8 -0.3
Middle-East 525,954 11.0 9.4 +25.3
Europe 848,688 17.7 22.3 -14.7
North America 1,886,386 39.3 35.5 +19.0
(U.S.A.) (1,698,152) (35.4) (32.0) (+19.0)
Central America 155,490 3.2 3.7 -5.9
South America 191,370 4.0 4.3 -0.9
Africa 168,306 3.5 3.3 +13.3
Oceania 448,969 9.4 8.5 +18.2
Others 5,452 0.1 0.1 +10.8
Total 4,801,191 100.0 100.0 +7.5
Reference: Calendar Year 2012 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
  Calendar Year 2012
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 1,945,688 124.0
Nissan 674,580 94.2
Mazda 671,790 103.3
Mitsubishi 366,248 83.6
Isuzu 175,598 115.6
Daihatsu 9,752 44.9
Honda 214,561 91.3
Subaru 379,356 127.2
UD Trucks 12,742 92.6
Hino 98,212 133.6
Suzuki 196,030 78.7
Mitsubishi Fuso 56,634 120.1
Total 4,801,191 107.5

Motorcycle Export Data for December 2012

Number of Motorcycle Exported
Motorcycle export in December 2012 was recorded as 38,847 units. Compared with the 49,383 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 10,536 units or 21.3%, and export decrease on the same month of the previous year for three consecutive months.

December 2012 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
  Total(Units) Chg. from prev. year
50cc & under 723 down 1,298 units or 64.2%
51 - 125cc 1,727 down 1,585 units or 47.9%
126 - 250cc 5,620 down 2,741 units or 32.8%
Over 250cc 30,777 down 4,912 units or 13.8%

Value of Motorcycle Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for December 2012 was $431.310 million including $306.016 million for vehicles and $125.294 million for parts. This is a decrease of 33.091 million or 7.1% as compared with $464.401 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

December 2012 Motorcycle Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 1,308 38.6
Middle-East 444 206.5
Europe 14,094 83.4
(EU) 12,919 79.5
North America 15,957 78.1
(U.S.A). 14,697 78.6
Latin America 3,065 110.1
Africa 860 38.5
Oceania 3,119 90.7
Others 0 -
Total 38,847 78.7
Reference: December 2012 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
  December 2012
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 12,476 88.0
Suzuki 8,069 119.2
Yamaha 12,273 70.7
Kawasaki 6,029 54.5
Total 38,847 78.7

Motorcycle Export Data for Calendar Year 2012 (January 2012 – December 2012)

Value of Motorcycle Exported
Motorcycle export for Calendar Year 2012 was recorded as 479,163 units. Compared with the 504,985 units total recorded for the previous year, this is a decrease of 25,822 units or 5.1%, and export decrease after last years of upturn.

Value of Motorcycles Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for Calendar Year 2012 was $4,568.948 million including $3,178.718 million for vehicles and $1,390.230 million for parts. This is a decrease of $129.986 million or 2.8% as compared with $4,698.934 million recorded for the previous year.

Calendar Year 2012 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
  Total (Units) Share (%) Prev. year (%) % Chg.
50cc & under 17,794 3.7 3.9 -9.9
51 - 125cc 35,579 7.4 9.1 -22.4
126 - 250cc 69,963 14.6 16.6 -16.3
Over 250cc 355,827 74.3 70.5 ±0.0
Total 479,163 100.0 100.0 -5.1

Export total achieved a 80.5% share of the total production of 595,327 units recorded for calendar year 2012. (*79.0% for calendar year 2011)

Reference: Calendar Year 2012 Motorcycle Export Share by Destination Country (%)
  Total (Units) Share (%) Prev. year (%) % Chg.
Asia 23,275 4.9 7.7 -40.1
Middle-East 5,701 1.2 0.7 +51.1
Europe 163,533 34.1 34.5 -6.2
North America 184,165 38.4 35.5 +2.8
(U.S.A.) (166,601) (34.8) (32.6) (+1.0)
Central America 4,770 1.0 1.2 -20.1
South America 43,437 9.1 8.0 +8.1
Africa 19,171 4.0 4.2 -9.2
Oceania 35,111 7.3 8.2 -15.5
Total 479,163 100.0 100.0 -5.1
Reference: Calendar Year 2012 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
  Calendar Year 2012
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 155,087 127.2
Suzuki 94,842 81.6
Yamaha 154,310 97.8
Kawasaki 74,924 68.7
Total 479,163 94.9