March 31, 2014

February 2014 Automobile & Motorcycle Statistics and Summary

Automobile Production Data for February 2014

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production in February 2014 was recorded as 863,397 units. Compared with the 806,211 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 57,186 units or 7.1%, and production increased on the same month of the previous year for six consecutive months.

February 2014 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 741,376 units, up 51,744 units or 7.5%
Standard cars
(over 2000 cc)
407,628 units, up 21,751 units or 5.6%
Small cars 163,845 units, up 1,278 units or 0.8%
Mini car
(under 660 cc)
169,903 units, up 28,715 units or 20.3%

2) Trucks: 109,997 units, up 5,085 units or 4.8%
Standard truck vehicles 48,185 units, up 280 units or 0.6%
Small trucks 27,838 units, up 3,119 units or 12.6%
Mini trucks
(under 660 cc)
33,974 units, up 1,686 units or 5.2%

3) Buses: 12,024 units, up 357 units or 3.1%
Large buses 779 units, down 228 units or 22.6%
Small buses 11,245 units, up 585 units or 5.5%

Number of Automobile Domestic Sales
Domestic sales in February 2014 stood at 565,170 vehicles, up 18.4% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

February 2014 Automobile Domestic Sales Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 490,511 units, up 18.8%
Trucks 73,583units, up 15.7%
Buses 1,076 units, up 17.7%

Exports (result) :Down 6.0% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile February 2014
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 299,643 99.7
Nissan 87,126 113.7
Mitsubishi 56,110 136.2
Mitsubishi Fuso 9,539 129.8
Mazda 82,757 98.5
Isuzu 21,117 104.4
Honda 84,883 140.6
Hino 11,846 96.5
Suzuki 83,972 102.0
Daihatsu 74,598 109.8
Subaru 49,956 95.9
UD Trucks 1,850 184.4
Others - -
Total 863,397 107.1

Motorcycle Production Data for February 2014

Number of Motorcycles Produced
Motorcycle production in February 2014 was recorded as 56,348 units. Compared with the 51,414 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 4,934 units or 9.6%, and production increase on the same month of the previous year for six consecutive months.

February 2014 Motorcycle Production Figures by Class
50cc or under 5,698 units, down 982 units or 14.7%
51 - 125cc 2,153 units, up 446 units or 26.1%
126 - 250cc 7,706 units, up 1,873 units or 32.1%
Over 250cc 40,791 units, up 3,597 units or 9.7%

Number of Motorcycle Domestic Sales
Domestic sales (factory shipment) in February 2014 stood at 37,401 units, an increase of 26.3% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

February 2014 Motorcycle Domestic Sales Figures by Class
50cc or under 22,990 units, up 29.8%
51 - 125cc 5,861 units, down 10.8%
126 - 250cc 5,336 units, up 56.7%
Over 250cc 3,214 units, up 67.7%

Exports (result) :Up 21.1% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle February 2014
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 14,045 100.2
Suzuki 13,751 83.9
Yamaha 19,900 128.7
Kawasaki 8,652 159.2
Others - -
Total 56,348 109.6

Automobile Export Data for February 2014

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export in February 2014 was recorded as 366,779 units. Compared with the 390,056 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 23,277 units or 6.0%, and export decrease on the same month of the previous year for three consecutive months.

February 2014 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 314,145 units (including 16,842 units for KD)
down 26,409 units or 7.8%
Trucks 39,963 units (including 17,944 units for KD)
up 1,941 units or 5.1%
Buses 12,671 units (including 3,475 units for KD)
up 1,191 units or 10.4%

Value of Automobiles Exported

Total value of automobiles exported for February 2014 was $11,860.389 million including $8,608.968 million for vehicles and $3,251.421 million for parts. This is a decrease of $865.440 million or 6.8% as compared with $12,725.829 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

February 2014 Automobile Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 49,329 132.4
Middle-East 48,751 98.2
Europe 66,483 101.4
(EU) 34,111 131.9
North America 133,697 85.7
(U.S.A). 122,065 90.2
Latin America 21,761 75.9
Africa 14,019 91.7
Oceania 31,943 85.7
Others 796 232.7
Total 366,779 94.0
Reference: February 2014 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile February 2014
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 151,204 89.6
Nissan 38,815 114.7
Mazda 59,455 86.3
Mitsubishi 30,923 107.7
Isuzu 15,457 107.8
Daihatsu 489 95.7
Honda 1,987 19.0
Subaru 43,696 114.5
UD Trucks 778 144.9
Hino 7,244 96.2
Suzuki 12,203 83.8
Mitsubishi Fuso 4,528 122.4
Total 366,779 94.0

Motorcycle Export Data for February 2014

Number of Motorcycles Exported
Motorcycle export in February 2014 was recorded as 52,903 units. Compared with the 43,678 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 9,225 units or 21.1%, and export increase on the same month of the previous year for five consecutive months.

February 2014 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
50cc or under class 1,362 units, down 223 units or 14.1%
51 - 125cc class 2,259 units, up 685 units or 43.5%
126 - 250cc class 4,306 units, up 444 units or 11.5%
Over 250cc class 44,976 units, up 8,319 units or 22.7%

Value of Motorcycles Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for February 2014 was $450.468 million including $363.518 million for vehicles and $86.950 million for parts. This is an increase of $6.327 million or 1.4% as compared with $444.141 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

February 2014 Motorcycle Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 2,527 212.0
Middle-East 392 86.2
Europe 18,468 112.3
(EU) 15,757 106.8
North America 23,639 114.4
(U.S.A). 19,434 115.1
Latin America 3,268 166.6
Africa 1,203 155.0
Oceania 3,406 155.8
Others 0 -
Total 52,903 121.1
Reference: February 2014 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle February 2014
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 14,429 115.6
Suzuki 13,350 113.9
Yamaha 17,105 121.9
Kawasaki 8,019 147.0
Total 52,903 121.1