October 30, 2014

Japanese Automakers’ Overseas Production Statistics:
Second Quarter of 2014 and First Half Cumulative, Calendar 2014

Overseas vehicle production by Japanese automakers during the second quarter of calendar year 2014 totaled 4,393,657 units, a gain of 6.3% from the same quarter in the previous year. This outcome reflects expanded local production in all overseas regions, with the exception of the Africa and Oceania areas, during the quarter under review.
For the first half (January through June) of calendar 2014, overseas production by the automakers stood at 8,710,839 units, up 4.5% from the first half of 2013, also owing to expanded local production, except in Oceania.

■ 2014 Overseas Production: Second Quarter (Apr. – Jun.) Results
  Apr. 2014 – Jun. 2014 Apr. 2013 – Jun. 2013 Chg. from Previous Year
Asia 2,284,134 2,167,797 105.4%
Middle East 88 0
Europe 415,062 348,746 119.0%
  EU 325,343 108.1% 94.7%
North America 1,228,062 1,195,939 102.7%
  U.S.A. 945,814 102.3% 98.2%
Latin America 387,268 333,057 116.3%
Africa 58,828 60,595 97.1%
Oceania 20,215 26,511 76.3%
TOTAL 4,393,657 4,132,645 106.3%

 

2014 Overseas Production: First Half (Jan. – Jun.) Results
  Jan. 2014 – Jun. 2014 Jan. 2013 – Jun. 2013 Chg. from Previous Year
Asia 4,521,614 4,444,288 101.7%
Middle East 88 0
Europe 874,426 721,793 121.1%
  EU 684,224 109.1% 96.1%
North America 2,413,765 2,341,134 103.1%
  U.S.A. 1,876,240 103.4% 103.4%
Latin America 736,816 654,920 112.5%
Africa 124,887 123,985 100.7%
Oceania 39,243 49,227 79.7%
TOTAL 8,710,839 8,335,347 104.5%