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Update: April 27, 2022

Changes in automobile production, sales, export units

Production, Japan Sales, Export Results
Global Sales Results

Results for March 2022 and FYE 2022

March 2022

  Mar. 2022 YoY Jan-Mar 2022 YoY
  Domestic production   38,298   −21.8% 2nd consecutive month of decrease   105,141   −16.0%
Overseas production   26,842   +30.1% First increase in 4 months   72,314   +2.7%
Global production total   65,140   −6.4% 2nd consecutive month of decrease   177,455   −9.3%
  Passenger vehicles   11,387   −13.1% 7th consecutive month of decrease   20,978   −32.7%
Mini vehicles   2,084   −19.9% 2nd consecutive month of decrease   5,212   −17.8%
Japan sales total   13,471   −14.3% 7th consecutive month of decrease   26,190   −30.2%
Export total   22,254   −42.8% 2nd consecutive month of decrease   78,369   −23.5%
  • Domestic production, sales in Japan, and exports from Japan decreased as a result of the production suspensions and adjustments in response to the interruptions in certain parts supplies due to the global shortage of semiconductors as well as the suspension of supplier factories damaged by the Tohoku-region earthquake.
  • Overseas production increased as the impact of production adjustments due to the global shortage of semiconductors was smaller than the same month of last year.

Notes:

  • Domestic production: JAMA (Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association Inc.) report basis (CBU)
  • Overseas production: Local line-off basis
  • Export: JAMA report basis
  • Figures are based on the information available at the time of announcement

April 2021 – March 2022 (FYE 2022)

  FYE 2022 YoY
  Domestic production   455,166   −13.3% 2nd consecutive year of decrease
Overseas production   271,520   −4.8% 3rd consecutive year of decrease
Global production total   726,686   −10.3% 2nd consecutive year of decrease
  Passenger vehicles   72,923   −14.2% 4th consecutive year of decrease
Mini vehicles   17,071   −18.3% 8th consecutive year of decrease
Japan sales total   89,994   −15.0% 4th consecutive year of decrease
Export total   370,540   −15.6% 2nd consecutive year of decrease
  • Domestic production, sales in Japan, and exports from Japan decreased as a result of the production suspensions and adjustments in response to the delays in certain parts supplies due to the spread of the coronavirus in Southeast Asia as well as the global shortage of semiconductors.
  • Overseas production decreased as a result of the production adjustments due to the global shortage of semiconductors.

Notes:

  • Domestic production: JAMA (Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association Inc.) report basis (CBU)
  • Overseas production: Local line-off basis
  • Export: JAMA report basis
  • Figures are based on the information available at the time of announcement

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