January 30, 2015

Japanese Automakers’ Overseas Production Statistics:
Third Quarter of 2014, Three Quarters Cumulative, Calendar 2014

Overseas vehicle production by Japanese automakers during the third quarter of calendar year 2014 totaled 4,269,865 units, a gain of 5.9% from the same quarter in the previous year. This outcome reflects expanded local production in all overseas regions, with the exception of the Europe and Oceania areas, during the quarter under review.
The growth in local production worldwide is also reflected in the cumulative total for January 2014 through September 2014, which stands at 12,980,730 units, up 5.0% from the same three-quarter period in 2013.

2014 Overseas Production: Third Quarter of 2014
  Jul. 2014 – Sep. 2014 Jul. 2013 – Sep. 2013 Chg. from Previous Year
Asia 2,242,019 2,169,422 103.3%
Middle East 218 0
Europe 346,399 386,037 89.7%
  EU 329,655 87.0% 94.7%
North America 1,173,680 1,074,805 109.2%
  U.S.A. 862,585 106.9% 98.2%
Latin America 421,746 325,286 129.7%
Africa 59,505 45,456 130.9%
Oceania 26,298 31,767 82.8%
TOTAL 4,269,865 4,032,773 105.9%

 

2014 Overseas Production: Three Quarters Cumulative (Jan. 2014 – Sep. 2014)
  Jan. 2014 – Sep. 2014 Jan. 2013 – Sep. 2013 Chg. from Previous Year
Asia 6,763,633 6,613,710 102.3%
Middle East 306 0
Europe 1,220,835 1,107,830 110.2%
  EU 1,013,879 101.9% 96.1%
North America 3,587,445 3,415,939 105.0%
  U.S.A. 2,738,825 104.5% 103.4%
Latin America 1,158,578 980,206 118.2%
Africa 184,392 169,441 108.8%
Oceania 65,541 80,994 80.9%
TOTAL 12,980,730 12,368,120 105.0%