Auto Sales during July – October rise by 25.38%

According to Pakistan Automobile Manufacturer’s Association, total Auto Sales for the period during July – October period increased by 25.38% to 73,766 cars compared to 58,971 during the same period last year.

Sales for 1300 and above cc cars which includes Honda Cars (Civic and City), Suzuki Swift and Toyota Corolla amounted to 32,348 up by 11.34% from 29,051 units sold in 2016. Out of these, Honda Cars sold amounted to 13,949 cars against 11,059 cars during the July – October 2016. Suzuki sold 1,418 units in July – October, 2017 against 1,383 Swift models against same period in 2016.

Honda Cars (Civic & City)
 

2016

2017

Net Change

% Change

Cumulative (July – October, '17)

11,059

13,949

2,890

26%

October 

3000

3,415

415

14%

 

Toyota Corolla
 

2016

2017

Net Change

% Change

Cumulative(July – October, '17)

16,609

16,981

372

2%

October

3,954

4,216

262

7%

Toyota Corolla sales did not see a major bump in sales. Selling just 372 units more than the 16,609 in July – October, 2016 Toyota Corolla recorded 16,981 units sold; a mere 2% increase against Honda’s 26.13% and Suzuki Swift’s 2.5% increase in sales.

1000 cc

The most surprising yet phenomenal numbers came from the 1000 cc category cars. The segment is dominated by Suzuki with Cultus and WagonR models.

Suzuki Cultus Sales

Cultus

2016

2017

Net Change

% Change

Cumulative (July – October, '17)

4,510

6,639

2,129

47%

October 

1,188

1,458

270

23%

 

Suzuki WagonR Sales

WagonR

2016

2017

Net Change

% Change

Cumulative(July – October, '17)

4,831

9,267

4,436

92%

October

1,446

3,478

2,032

141%

800cc and below 1000cc


Suzuki Mehran has recorded a significant increase in sales during the said period aswell, with an increase of 41% in Sales the company holds major market share in the 800cc and 1000cc category due to its variants.

Suzuki Mehran
 

2016

2017

Net Change

% Change

Cumulative(July – October, '17)

11,343

14,871

3,528

31%

October

3,095

4,355

1,260

41%


Trucks

Hino and Isuzu led the Trucks segment, with the increase in Engineering sector and laundhing of numerous infrastructurte projects across the country the Truck Producers have also reported stronger sale for the year. With double increase in sales from the first four months of the last year Isuzu leads the way in the Trucks segment followed by Hino.

Total Trucks
 

2016

2017

Net Change

% Change

Cumulative(July – October, '17)

2,183

2,917

734

34%

October

524

687

163

31%


Buses

On a cumulative basis, sales of buses declined during the first four months of Fiscal Year 2018. With Hino and Isuzu producing most buses in the segment both of the companies reported a decline in sales

Buses
 

2016

2017

Net Change

% Change

Cumulative(July – October, '17)

2,580

2,176

-404

-16%

October

587

730

143

24%


Jeeps

7833% was the increase in Total Jeeps sold in Oct' 2017 against Oct' 2016. During the first four months of FY '18, Jeep Sales went on to increase by 1867%; result of a phenomenal increase in demand.

Total Jeeps (LCVS, Vans & Jeeps (4 by 4))
 

2016

2017

Net Change

% Change

Cumulative(July – October, '17)

219

4,307

4,088

1,867%

October

18

1,428

1,410

7,833%

Farm Tractors

Agriculture sector in the last year seen a revival during the current year as weather and other conditions contiune to favor the farmers, the rise in sales of Farm Tractor by nearly 74% corroborate these facts. 

Farm Tractors
 

2016

2017

Net Change

% Change

Cumulative(July – October, '17)

12,587

21,757

9,170

73%

October

4,729

6,047

1,318

28%

Posted on: 2017-11-14T13:21:00+05:00