June 28, 2013

May 2013 Automobile & Motorcycle Statistics and Summary

Automobile Production Data for May 2013

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production in May 2013 was recorded as 732,714 units. Compared with the 781,345 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 48,631 units or 6.2%, and production decrease on the same month of the previous year for nine consecutive months.

May 2013 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 620,279 units, down 52,501 units or 7.8%
Standard cars
(over 2000 cc)
365,005 units, up 1,271 units or 0.3%
Small cars 129,248 units, down 43,047 units or 25.0%
Mini car
(under 660 cc)
126,026 units, down 10,725 units or 7.8%

2) Trucks: 101,526 units, up 1,659 units or 1.7%
Standard truck vehicles 46,276 units, up 485 units or 1.1%
Small trucks 23,120 units, up 1,679 units or 7.8%
Mini trucks
(under 660 cc)
32,130 units, down 505 units or 1.5 %

3) Buses: 10,909 units, up 2,211 units or 25.4%
Large buses 700 units, down 186 units or 21.0%
Small buses 10,209 units, up 2,397 units or 30.7%

Number of Automobile Domestic Sales
Domestic sales in May 2013 stood at 367,648 vehicles, down 6.9% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

May 2013 Automobile Domestic Sales Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 308,436 units, down 8.7%
Trucks 58,579 units, up 4.2%
Buses 633 units, down 14.0%

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

Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile May 2013
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 274,964 100.1
Nissan 58,960 70.0
Mitsubishi 44,743 113.3
Mitsubishi Fuso 7,537 104.1
Mazda 72,423 107.0
Isuzu 18,738 98.0
Honda 53,400 72.1
Hino 13,269 111.0
Suzuki 74,458 79.7
Daihatsu 61,926 92.9
Subaru 50,659 125.7
UD Trucks 1,637 75.2
Others - -
Total 732,714 93.8

Motorcycle Production Data for May 2013

Number of Motorcycles Produced
Motorcycle production in May 2013 was recorded as 36,025 units. Compared with the 41,334 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 5,309 units or 12.8%, and production decrease on the same month of the previous year for thirteen consecutive months.

May 2013 Motorcycle Production Figures by Class
50cc or under 4,176 units, down 2,997 units or 41.8%
51 - 125cc 1,570 units, down 1,987 units or 55.9%
126 - 250cc 6,385 units, down 1,502 units or 19.0%
Over 250cc 23,894 units, up 1,177 units or 5.2%

Number of Motorcycle Domestic Sales
Domestic sales (factory shipment) in May 2013 stood at 31,394 units, a decrease of 9.3% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

May 2013 Motorcycle Domestic Sales Figures by Class
50cc or under 18,274 units, down 9.9%
51 - 125cc 6,904 units, down 12.3%
126 - 250cc 3,304 units, down 23.3%
Over 250cc 2,914 units, up 34.5%

Exports (result) :Down 8.5% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle May 2013
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 9,144 65.9
Suzuki 11,548 118.1
Yamaha 11,023 90.7
Kawasaki 4,310 77.9
Others - -
Total 36,025 87.2

Automobile Export Data for May 2013

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export in May 2013 was recorded as 359,752 units. Compared with the 387,776 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 28,024 units or 7.2%, and export decrease on the same month of the previous year for ten consecutive months.

May 2013 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 315,249 units (including 18,665 units for KD)
down 27,317 units or 8.0%
Trucks 34,622 units (including 17,268 units for KD)
down 1,767 units or 4.9%
Buses 9,881 units (including 3,071 units for KD)
up 1,060 units or 12.0%

Value of Automobiles Exported
Total value of automobiles exported for May 2013 was $11,287.857 million including $7,926.890 million for vehicles and $3,360.967 million for parts. This is a decrease of $1,496.228 million or 11.7% as compared with $12,784.085 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

May 2013 Automobile Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 43,356 86.3
Middle-East 45,784 114.3
Europe 49,715 77.0
(EU) 25,829 82.4
North America 146,569 94.1
(U.S.A). 134,704 93.8
Latin America 26,826 94.6
Africa 12,869 99.2
Oceania 34,376 96.9
Others 257 66.4
Total 359,752 92.8
Reference: May 2013 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile May 2013
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 154,298 93.2
Nissan 28,783 60.1
Mazda 61,347 109.6
Mitsubishi 27,265 120.6
Isuzu 12,010 89.2
Daihatsu 531 111.3
Honda 11,286 53.8
Subaru 38,640 113.4
UD Trucks 655 65.4
Hino 7,529 108.9
Suzuki 12,939 92.2
Mitsubishi Fuso 4,469 94.4
Total 359,752 92.8

Motorcycle Export Data for May 2013

Number of Motorcycles Exported
Motorcycle export in May 2013 was recorded as 26,852 units. Compared with the 29,351 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 2,499 units or 8.5%, and export decrease on the same month of the previous year for eight consecutive months.

May 2013 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
50cc or under class 441 units, down 1,482 units or 77.1%
51 - 125cc class 2,188 units, down 913 units or 29.4%
126 - 250cc class 4,933 units, up 971 units or 24.5%
Over 250cc class 19,290 units, down 1,075 units or 5.3%

Value of Motorcycles Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for May 2013 was $271.272 million including $174.693 million for vehicles and $96.579 million for parts. This is a decrease of $24.329 million or 8.2% as compared with $295.601 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

May 2013 Motorcycle Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 1,312 108.9
Middle-East 232 104.5
Europe 8,238 77.3
(EU) 7,812 76.6
North America 11,281 113.5
(U.S.A). 9,938 105.3
Latin America 1,870 64.7
Africa 1,831 127.1
Oceania 2,088 69.7
Others 0 -
Total 26,852 91.5
Reference: May 2013 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle May 2013
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 4,295 51.9
Suzuki 9,385 136.1
Yamaha 9,809 107.6
Kawasaki 3,363 66.4
Total 26,852 91.5