April 30, 2014

March 2014 and Fiscal Year 2013 Automobile & Motorcycle Statistics and Summary

Automobile Production Data for March 2014

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production in March 2014 was recorded as 939,761 units. Compared with the 824,114 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 115,647 units or 14.0%, and production increase on the same month of the previous year for seven consecutive months.

March 2014 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 805,469 units, up 104,506 units or 14.9%
Standard cars
(over 2000 cc)
423,564 units, up 33,571 units or 8.6%
Small cars 183,284 units, up 17,435 units or 10.5%
Mini car
(under 660 cc)
198,621 units, up 53,500 units or 36.9%

2) Trucks: 123,099 units, up 10,708 units or 9.5%
Standard truck vehicles 52,449 units, up 1,637 units or 3.2%
Small trucks 30,836 units, up 3,919 units or 14.6%
Mini trucks
(under 660 cc)
39,814 units, up 5,152 units or 14.9 %

3) Buses: 11,193 units, up 433 units or 4.0%
Large buses 852 units, down 71 units or 7.7%
Small buses 10,341 units, up 504 units or 5.1%

Number of Automobile Domestic Sales
Domestic sales in March 2014 stood at 783,389 vehicles, up 17.4% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

March 2014 Automobile Domestic Sales Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 665,990 units, up 16.7%
Trucks 114,933 units, up 21.8%
Buses 2,466 units, up 18.3%

Exports (result) :Down 0.6% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile March 2014
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 310,119 102.2
Nissan 88,754 121.1
Mitsubishi 64,022 147.7
Mitsubishi Fuso 9,420 125.9
Mazda 87,238 100.4
Isuzu 24,451 108.6
Honda 95,031 154.1
Hino 13,401 106.9
Suzuki 103,068 118.1
Daihatsu 80,270 116.9
Subaru 62,069 111.2
UD Trucks 1,918 153.8
Others - -
Total 939,761 114.0

Automobile Production Data for Fiscal Year 2013 (April 2013 - March 2014)

Number of Automobiles Produced
Automobile production for Fiscal Year 2013 (April 2013 - March 2014) was recorded as 9,912,341 units. Compared with the 9,550,883 units total recorded for the previous year, this is an increase of 361,458 units or 3.8%, and production increase for four consecutive years.

Fiscal Year 2013 Automobile Production Figures by Type of Vehicle

1) Passenger cars: 8,443,378 units, up 254,474 units or 3.1%
Standard cars
(over 2000 cc)
4,718,155 units, up 209,229 units or 4.6%
Small cars 1,917,691 units, down 150,389 units or 7.3%
Mini car
(under 660 cc)
1,807,532 units, up 195,634 units or 12.1%
2) Trucks: 1,333,883 units, up 96,621 units or 7.8%
Standard truck vehicles 583,861 units, up 10,634 units or 1.9%
Small trucks 312,319 units, up 33,773 units or 12.1%
Mini trucks
(under 660 cc)
437,703 units, up 52,214 units or 13.5%
3) Buses: 135,080 units, up 10,363 units or 8.3%
Large buses 9,398 units, down 1,104 units or 10.5%
Small buses 125,682 units, up 11,467 units or 10.0%

Number of Automobile Domestic Sales
Domestic sales for Fiscal Year 2013 stood at 5,692,167 vehicles.  Compared with the 5,210,290 units total recorded for the previous year, this is an increase of 9.2% and production increase for three consecutive years.

Fiscal Year 2013 Automobile Domestic Sales Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 4,836,751 units, up 9.0%
Trucks 843,644 units, up 11.0%
Buses 11,772 units, up 4.9%

Exports (result) :Down 0.6% as compared with the previous year.

Reference: Automobile Production Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile Fiscal Year 2013
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 3,377,598 100.3
Nissan 1,000,190 94.3
Mitsubishi 637,079 131.5
Mitsubishi Fuso 103,235 117.1
Mazda 972,533 110.6
Isuzu 247,916 103.9
Honda 936,879 106.9
Hino 159,411 106.2
Suzuki 997,916 95.6
Daihatsu 807,883 106.7
Subaru 649,911 111.5
UD Trucks 20,659 108.1
Others 1,131 -
Total 9,912,341 103.8

Motorcycle Production Data for March 2014

Number of Motorcycles Produced
Motorcycle production in March 2014 was recorded as 57,398 units. Compared with the 50,571 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 6,817 units or 13.5%, and production increase on the same month of the previous year for seven consecutive months.

March 2014 Motorcycle Production Figures by Class
50cc & under 6,426 units, up 898 units or 16.5%
51 - 125cc 2,280 units, up 565 units or 32.9%
126 - 250cc 7,060 units, up 1,519 units or 27.4%
Over 250cc 41,632 units, up 3,835 units or 10.1%

Number of Motorcycle Domestic Sales
Domestic sales (factory shipment) in March 2014 stood at 54,181 units, an increase of 16.3% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

March 2014 Motorcycle Domestic Sales Figures by Class
50cc & under 32,440 units, up 9.4%
51 - 125cc 9,785 units, up 0.4%
126 - 250cc 6,735 units, up 59.7%
Over 250cc 5,221 units, up 77.2%

Exports (result) :Up 3.2% as compared with the same month of the previous year.

Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle March 2014
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 16,112 120.1
Suzuki 14,813 86.1
Yamaha 19,677 122.6
Kawasaki 6,786 181.4
Others 10 6.5
Total 57,398 113.5

Motorcycle Production Data for Fiscal Year 2013 (April 2013 - March 2014)

Number of Motorcycle Produced
Motorcycle production for Fiscal Year 2013 (April 2013 - March 2014) was recorded as 583,209 units. Compared with the 556,181 units total recorded for the previous year, this is an increase of 27,018 units or 4.9%, and production increase after last year of down.

Fiscal Year 2013 Motorcycle Production Figures by Class
50cc & under 74,485 units, down 10,466 units or 12.3%
51 - 125cc 28,677 units, down 4,696 units or 14.1%
126 - 250cc 92,925 units, up 5,359 units or 6.1%
Over 250cc 387,122 units, up 36,821 units or 10.5%

Number of Motorcycle Domestic Sales
Domestic sales (factory shipment) for Fiscal Year 2013 stood at 438,518 units. Compared with the 402,280 units total recorded for the previous year, this is an increase of 9.0% and increase after last years of downturn.

Fiscal Year 2013 Motorcycle Domestic Sales Figures by Class
50cc & under 245,156 units, down 1.0%
51 - 125cc 102,957 units, up 18.5%
126 - 250cc 53,420 units, up 24.7%
Over 250cc 36,985 units, up 48.5%

Exports (result) :Down 0.4% as compared with the previous year.

Reference: Motorcycle Production Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle Fiscal Year 2013
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 144,930 81.4
Suzuki 167,902 110.8
Yamaha 185,876 117.8
Kawasaki 83,057 123.8
Others 1,444 -
Total 583,209 104.9

Automobile Export Data for March 2014

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export in March 2014 was recorded as 385,948 units. Compared with the 388,130 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 2,182 units or 0.6%, and export decrease on the same month of the previous year for four consecutive months.

March 2014 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 330,925 units (including 15,683 units for KD)
up 2,546 units or 0.8%
Trucks 43,680 units (including 18,719 units for KD)
down 3,447 units or 7.3%
Buses 11,343 units (including 2,151 units for KD)
down 1,281 units or 10.1%

Value of Automobiles Exported
Total value of automobiles exported for March 2014 was $12,147.296 million including $8,982.331 million for vehicles and $3,164.965 million for parts. This is a decrease of $719.280 million or 5.6% as compared with $12,866.576 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

March 2014 Automobile Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 49,331 110.3
Middle-East 54,366 96.6
Europe 69,828 114.7
(EU) 37,638 150.8
North America 135,834 102.9
(U.S.A). 122,025 106.7
Latin America 27,969 78.4
Africa 14,959 73.7
Oceania 32,722 86.9
Others 939 142.9
Total 385,948 99.4
Reference: March 2014 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile March 2014
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 144,578 91.1
Nissan 35,457 112.7
Mazda 71,694 110.7
Mitsubishi 34,315 99.1
Isuzu 18,093 91.3
Daihatsu 639 97.1
Honda 2,178 15.8
Subaru 52,285 149.0
UD Trucks 1,286 172.4
Hino 7,557 89.1
Suzuki 12,458 83.2
Mitsubishi Fuso 5,408 109.0
Total 385,948 99.4

Automobile Export Data for Fiscal Year 2013 (April 2013 – March 2014)

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export for Fiscal Year 2013 was recorded as 4,632,178 units. Compared with the 4,658,649 units total recorded for the previous year, this is a decrease of 26,471 units or 0.6%, and export decrease after last years of upturn.

Fiscal Year 2013 Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
Passenger cars 4,026,042 units (including 190,877 units for KD)
 down 25,310 units or 0.6%
Trucks 468,925 units (including 219,122 units for KD)
down 6,439 units or 1.4%
Buses 137,211 units (including 38,005 units for KD)
up 5,278 units or 4.0%

Value of Automobiles Exported
Total value of automobiles exported for Fiscal Year 2013 was $147,732.564 million including $106,609.065 million for vehicles and $41,123.499 million for parts. This is a decrease of $6,304.348 million or 4.1% as compared with $154,036.912 million recorded for the previous year.

Export total achieved a 46.7% share of the total production of 9,912,341 units recorded for fiscal year 2013. (*48.8% for fiscal year 2012)

Reference: Calendar Year 2013 Automobile Export Share by Destination Country (%)
  Total (Units) Share (%) Prev. year (%) % Chg.
Asia 554,782 12.0 11.5 +3.3
Middle East 582,222 12.6 11.5 +8.4
Europe 711,893 15.4 17.6 -13.3
North America
(U. S. A.)
1,863,078
(1,711,422)
40.2
(36.9)
38.9
(35.2)
+2.7
+4.5
Central America 146,730 3.2 3.3 -3.1
South America 196,969 4.3 4.1 +3.2
Africa 173,782 3.8 3.7 +0.7
Oceania 396,439 8.6 9.2 -7.7
Others 6,283 0.1 0.1 +26.0
TOTAL 4,632,178 100.0 100.0 -0.6

 

Reference: Fiscal Year 2013 Automobile Export Figures by Manufacturer
Automobile Fiscal Year 2013
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Toyota 1,854,651 96.4
Nissan 546,654 89.8
Mazda 790,800 112.6
Mitsubishi 346,047 100.8
Isuzu 172,926 96.9
Daihatsu 8,004 105.8
Honda 97,311 59.6
Subaru 499,194 130.2
UD Trucks 9,891 90.3
Hino 95,028 99.5
Suzuki 152,570 81.9
Mitsubishi Fuso 59,102 106.0
Total 4,632,178 99.4

Motorcycle Export Data for March 2014

Number of Motorcycles Exported
Motorcycle export in March 2014 was recorded as 45,060 units. Compared with the 43,654 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is an increase of 1,406 units or 3.2%, and export increase on the same month of the previous year for six consecutive months.

March 2014 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
50cc & under class 1,027 units, up 300 units or 41.3%
51 - 125cc class 2,178 units, up 146 units or 7.2%
126 - 250cc class 3,472 units, down 628 units or 15.3%
Over 250cc class 38,383 units, up 1,588 units or 4.3%

Value of Motorcycles Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for March 2014 was $393.979 million including $309.806 million for vehicles and $84.173 million for parts. This is a decrease of $69.250 million or 14.9% as compared with $463.229 million recorded for the same month of the previous year.

Reference: March 2014 Motorcycle Export Figures by Export Destination
  Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Asia 2,441 79.1
Middle-East 403 146.5
Europe 19,553 117.6
(EU) 17,232 119.6
North America 15,780 89.8
(U.S.A). 13,553 85.9
Latin America 2,493 126.9
Africa 2,029 106.6
Oceania 2,361 106.4
Others 0 0
Total 45,060 103.2
Reference: March 2014 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle March 2014
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 11,996 108.8
Suzuki 10,271 86.2
Yamaha 17,806 109.8
Kawasaki 4,987 110.6
Total 45,060 103.2

Motorcycle Export Data for Fiscal Year 2013 (April 2012 – March 2014)

Number of Motorcycle Exported
Motorcycle export for Fiscal Year 2013 was recorded as 446,220 units. Compared with the 448,083 units total recorded for the previous year, this is a decrease of 1,863 units or 0.4%, and export decrease two consecutive years.

Value of Motorcycle Exported
Total value of motorcycles exported for Fiscal Year 2013 was $4,053.913 million including $2,914.394 million for vehicles and $1,139.519 million for parts. This is a decrease of $375.784 million or 8.5% as compared with $4,429.697 million recorded for the previous year.

Calendar Year 2013 Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
  Total (Units) Share (%) Prev. year (%) % Chg.
50cc & under 11,786 2.6 3.9 -33.0
51 - 125cc 28,151 6.3 7.4 -14.8
126 - 250cc 64,001 14.3 14.7 -2.9
Over 250cc 342,282 76.7 74.0 +3.2
TOTAL 446,220 100.0 100.0 -0.4

Export total achieved a 76.5% share of the total production of 583,199 units recorded for fiscal year 2013. (*80.6% for fiscal year 2012)

Reference: Fiscal Year 2013 Motorcycle Export Share by Destination Country (%)
  Total (Units) Share (%) Prev. year (%) % Chg.
Asia 21,010 4.7 4.4 +7.5
Middle East 3,883 0.9 1.0 -14.3
Europe 156,606 35.1 31.8 +10.1
North America
(U. S. A.)
177,970
(156,403)
40.0
(35.1)
41.3
(37.2)
-3.9
(-6.1)
Central America 4,828 1.1 1.0 +4.1
South America 32,444 7.3 9.3 -22.4
Africa 15,724 3.5 3.9 -10.0
Oceania 33,755 7.6 7.3 +3.4
TOTAL 446,220 100.0 100.0 -0.4
Reference: Fiscal Year 2013 Motorcycle Export Figures by Manufacturer
Motorcycle Fiscal Year 2013
Units Chg. from prev. year (%)
Honda 98,066 70.9
Suzuki 110,766 114.0
Yamaha 167,485 112.8
Kawasaki 69,903 109.1
Total 446,220 99.6