February 28, 2013

January 2013 Automobile & Motorcycle Statistics and Summary

Automobile Production Data for January 2013

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production in January 2013 was recorded as 754,054 units. Compared with the 837,192 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 83,138 units or 9.9%, and production decreased on the same month of the previous year for five consecutive months. .

January 2013 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 642,751 units, down 77,128 units or 10.7%
Standard cars
(over 2000 cc)
364,190 units, down 38,483 units or 9.6%
Small cars 149,127 units, down 41,886 units or 21.9%
Mini car
(under 660 cc)
129,434 units, up 3,241 units or 2.6%

2) Trucks: 100,360 units, down 7,167 units or 6.7%
Standard truck vehicles 45,287 units, down 752 units or 1.6%
Small trucks 22,645 units, up 2,713 units or 13.6%
Mini trucks
(under 660 cc)
32,428 units, down 9,128 units or 22.0%

3) Buses: 10,943 units, up 1,157 units or 11.8%
Large buses 788 units, down 47 units or 5.6%
Small buses 10,155 units, up 1,204 units or 13.5%

Number of Automobile Domestic Sales
Domestic sales in January 2013 stood at 383,499 vehicles, down 7.8% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

January 2013 Automobile Domestic Sales Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 332,066 units, down 7.4%
Trucks 50,824 units, down 10.0%
Buses 609 units, down 17.8%

Exports (result) :Down 9.1% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile January 2013
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 278,804 94.3
Nissan 70,698 73.6
Mitsubishi 38,847 89.4
Mitsubishi Fuso 6,659 114.1
Mazda 75,078 108.0
Isuzu 19,536 104.8
Honda 58,772 59.7
Hino 12,240 104.5
Suzuki 82,805 95.8
Daihatsu 59,992 95.2
Subaru 49,584 106.9
UD Trucks 1,039 58.4
Others - -
Total 754,054 90.1

Motorcycle Production Data for January 2013

Number of Motorcycles Produced
Motorcycle production in January 2013 was recorded as 49,030 units. Compared with the 60,956 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 11,926 units or 19.6%, and production decrease on the same month of the previous year for nine consecutive months..

January 2013 Motorcycle Production Figures by Class
50cc or under 7,007 units, down 69 units or 1.0%
51 - 125cc 2,148 units, up 331 units or 18.2%
126 - 250cc 5,181 units, down 2,905 units or 35.9%
Over 250cc 34,694 units, down 9,283 units or 21.1%

Number of Motorcycle Domestic Sales
Domestic sales (factory shipment) in January 2013 stood at 27,321 units, an increase of 4.8% as compared with the same month of the previous year..

January 2013 Motorcycle Domestic Sales Figures by Class
50cc or under 18,380 units, up 12.0%
51 - 125cc 4,759 units, down 24.5%
126 - 250cc 3,139 units, up 73.3%
Over 250cc 1,043 units, down 32.8%

Exports (result) :Down 17.8% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle January 2013
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 14,905 70.7
Suzuki 15,025 101.5
Yamaha 13,328 92.7
Kawasaki 5,772 54.0
Others - -
Total 49,030 80.4

Automobile Export Data for January 2013

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export in January 2013 was recorded as 345,554 units. Compared with the 380,295 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 34,741 units or 9.1%, and export decrease on the same month of the previous year for six consecutive months..

January 2013 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 303,288 units (including 17,348 units for KD)
down 35,625 units or 10.5%
Trucks 31,748 units (including 15,080 units for KD)
down 546 units or 1.7%
Buses 10,518 units (including 2,738 units for KD)
up 1,430 units or 15.7%

Value of Automobiles Exported
Total value of automobiles exported for January 2013 was $11,175.631 million including $8,120.637 million for vehicles and $3,054.994 million for parts. This is a decrease of $385.824 million or 3.3% as compared with $11,561.455 million recorded for the same month of the previous year..

January 2013 Automobile Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 38,370 85.5
Middle-East 40,052 115.1
Europe 69,933 93.7
(EU) 31,671 80.9
North America 134,287 89.8
(U.S.A). 120,013 92.6
Latin America 24,221 86.0
Africa 11,829 89.8
Oceania 26,396 76.0
Others 466 184.9
Total 345,554 90.9
Reference: January 2013 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile January 2013
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 147,989 110.5
Nissan 37,463 65.5
Mazda 63,459 110.3
Mitsubishi 24,280 76.6
Isuzu 12,200 112.3
Daihatsu 385 30.7
Honda 11,842 40.2
Subaru 26,187 93.4
UD Trucks 535 49.9
Hino 5,998 91.8
Suzuki 12,267 66.4
Mitsubishi Fuso 2,949 69.5
Total 345,554 90.9

Motorcycle Export Data for January 2013

Number of Motorcycles Exported
Motorcycle export in January 2013 was recorded as 37,506 units. Compared with the 45,649 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 8,143 units or 17.8%, and export decrease on the same month of the previous year for four consecutive months.

January 2013 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
50cc or under class 2,640 units, up 762 units or 40.6%
51 - 125cc class 2,135 units, up 363 units or 20.5%
126 - 250cc class 3,882 units, down 2,377 units or 38.0%
Over 250cc class 28,849 units, down 6,891 units or 19.3%

Value of Motorcycles Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for January 2013 was $385.827 million including $293.043 million for vehicles and $92.784 million for parts. This is decrease of $30.875 million or 7.4% as compared with $416.702 million recorded for the same month of the previous year..

January 2013 Motorcycle Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 1,299 32.3
Middle-East 231 56.9
Europe 13,569 66.5
(EU) 11,883 62.2
North America 17,741 113.7
(U.S.A). 14,623 108.4
Latin America 1,884 113.2
Africa 1,263 144.3
Oceania 1,519 56.8
Others 0 0
Total 37,506 82.2
Reference: January 2013 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle January 2013
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 12,149 79.4
Suzuki 10,012 126.5
Yamaha 9,865 80.2
Kawasaki 5,480 54.1
Total 37,506 82.2