Latest Data

Update: April 28, 2021

Changes in automobile production, sales, export units

Production, Japan Sales, Export Results
Global Sales Results

Results for March 2021 and FYE 2021 (Flash Report)

March 2021

  Mar. 2021 YoY Jan-Mar 2021 YoY
  Domestic production *1   48,954   −20.9% 3rd consecutive month of decrease   125,116   −26.7%
Overseas production *2   20,628   −25.2% 3rd consecutive month of decrease   70,440   −29.4%
Global production total   69,582   −22.2% 3rd consecutive month of decrease   195,556   −27.7%
  Passenger vehicles   13,110   −0.1% 2nd consecutive month of decrease   31,169   +0.6%
Mini vehicles   2,603   +5.7% 2nd consecutive month of increase   6,339   +2.0%
Japan sales total   15,713   +0.8% First increase in 2 months   37,508   +0.8%
Export total *3   38,918   −22.2% 5th consecutive month of decrease   102,422   −27.2%
*1
JAMA (Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association Inc.) report basis (CBU)
*2
Local line-off basis
*3
JAMA report basis

Production

Domestic and overseas production decreased as a result of production adjustments due to the shortage of semiconductor supplies.

Sales in Japan

Sales in Japan increased led by strong demand for the Levorg.

Export from Japan

Exports declined as a result of production adjustments due to the shortage of semiconductor supplies.

April 2020 – March 2021 (FYE2021)

  FYE2021 YoY
  Domestic production *1   524,736   −20.9% First decrease in 2 years
Overseas production *2   285,159   −22.4% 2nd consecutive year of decrease
Global production total   809,895   −21.4% First decrease in 2 years
  Passenger vehicles   84,950   −19.1% 3rd consecutive year of decrease
Mini vehicles   20,890   −16.5% 7th consecutive year of decrease
Japan sales total   105,840   −18.6% 3rd consecutive year of decrease
Export total *3   438,844   −20.3% First decrease in 2 years
*1
JAMA (Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association Inc.) report basis (CBU)
*2
Local line-off basis
*3
JAMA report basis

Production, Japan sales, and export results all decreased because of the impact of the global spread of Covid-19 and the temporary suspension and adjustments of production due to the shortage of semiconductor supplies.

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