January 31, 2014

Japanese Automakers' 2013 Overseas Production Statistics:
Third Quarter & Three Quarters Cumulative, Calendar 2013

Overseas vehicle production by Japanese automakers in the third quarter of calendar year 2013 totaled 4,028,559 units, an increase of 6.0% from the same quarter in the previous year. This outcome reflects expanded local production worldwide, except in Europe and Africa, during the quarter under review.  The growth in local production worldwide is also reflected in the cumulative total for January through September 2013, which stands at 12,363,720 units, up 2.7% from the same three-quarter period in 2012.

2013 Overseas Production Data–Third Quarter (Jul-Sep 2013)
  Jul-Sep 2013 (units) Jul-Sep 2012 (units) Chg. from Previous Year
(%, rel. to an index of 100)
Asia 2,165,206 2,082,225 104.0
Middle East 0 0
Europe 386,037 338,206 114.1
 (EU) 329,655 314,382 104.9
North America 1,074,825 971,759 110.6
(U.S.A) 862,623 758,395 113.7
Latin America 325,268 313,568 103.7
Africa 45,456 65,169 69.8
Oceania 31,767 29,308 108.4
TOTAL 4,028,559 3,800,235 106.0

 

2013 Overseas Production Data–First Three Quarters (Jan-Sep 2013)
 

Jan-Sep 2012 (units)

Jan-Sep 2011 (units)

Chg. from Previous Year
(%, rel. to an index of 100)
Asia 6,609,295 6,492,891 101.8
Middle East 0 0
Europe 1,107,830 1,130,480 98.0
 (EU) 1,013,879 1,047,409 96.8
North America 3,415,971 3,220,136 106.1
(U.S.A) 2,738,875 2,510,871 109.1
Latin America 980,189 918,462 106.7
Africa 169,441 195,377 86.7
Oceania 80,994 78,474 103.2
TOTAL 12,363,720 12,035,820 102.7