August 31, 2016

July 2016 Automobile & Motorcycle Statistics and Summary

Automobile Export in July 2016

Number of Automobiles Exported
Automobile export in July 2016 was recorded as 413,619 units. Compared with the 415,735 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 2,116 units or 0.5%, and export decrease on the same month of the previous year after 2 months of upturn.

July 2016:  Automobile Export Figures by Type of Vehicle
  Units (including KD units) vs previous year
Passenger cars 368,320 (7,773) up 4,937 units or 1.4%
Trucks 33,263 (12,399) down 6,538 units or 16.4%
Buses 12,036 (2,914) down 515 units or 4.1%

 

Automobile Export

Passenger cars

Trucks

Buses

TOTAL

Standard

Small

Mini

Sub Total

Standard

Small

Mini

Sub Total

July 2016

345,763

22,126

431

368,320

29,897

3,366

0

33,263

12,036

413,619

(including KD units)

(7,341)

(432)

(0)

(7,773)

(10,743)

(1,656)

(0)

(12,399)

(2,914)

(23,086)

June 2016

336,598

21,975

524

359,097

31,332

4,952

0

36,284

12,698

408,079

(including KD units)

(7,571)

(432)

(0)

(8,003)

(11,902)

(3,206)

(0)

(15,108)

(2,730)

(25,841)

% Change

102.7

100.7

82.3

102.6

95.4

68.0

---

91.7

94.8

101.4

(KD units)

(97.0)

(100.0)

(---)

(97.1)

(90.3)

(51.7)

(---)

(82.1)

(106.7)

(89.3)

July 2015

342,751

20,032

600

363,383

35,258

4,543

0

39,801

12,551

415,735

(including KD units)

(8,212)

(768)

(0)

(8,980)

(12,708)

(1,540)

(0)

(14,248)

(2,924)

(26,152)

% Change

100.9

110.5

71.8

101.4

84.8

74.1

---

83.6

95.9

99.5

(KD units)

(89.4)

(56.3)

(---)

(86.6)

(84.5)

(107.5)

(---)

(87.0)

(99.7)

(88.3)

Jan.2016-Jul.2016

2,154,357

135,669

3,266

2,293,292

202,137

32,570

0

234,707

74,482

2,602,481

(including KD units)

(49,147)

(3,876)

(0)

(53,023)

(80,807)

(17,778)

(0)

(98,585)

(16,575)

(168,183)

Previous Year

2,121,225

104,895

2,966

2,229,086

237,996

43,329

0

281,325

82,961

2,593,372

(including KD units)

(71,726)

(5,292)

(0)

(77,018)

(95,883)

(23,632)

(0)

(119,515)

(16,414)

(212,947)

% Change

101.6

129.3

110.1

102.9

84.9

75.2

---

83.4

89.8

100.4

(KD units)

(68.5)

(73.2)

(---)

(68.8)

(84.3)

(75.2)

(---)

(82.5)

(101.0)

(79.0)

 

Motorcycle Export in July 2016

Number of Motorcycles Exported
Motorcycle export in July 2016 was recorded as 26,530 units. Compared with the 28,050 units total recorded for the same month of the previous year, this is a decrease of 1,520 units or 5.4%, and export decrease on the same month of the previous year for 2 consecutive months.

July 2016:  Motorcycle Export Figures by Class
  Units vs previous year
50cc & under class 877 up 247 units or 39.2%
51 - 125cc class 2,319 down 126 units or 5.2%
126 - 250cc class 6,188 up 152 units or 2.5%
Over 250cc class 17,146 down 1,793 units or 9.5%

 

Motorcycle Export

50cc & Under

Over 51cc

 

51cc-125cc

126cc-250cc

Over 250cc

Sub Total

TOTAL

July 2016

877

2,319

6,188

17,146

25,653

26,530

(including KD units)

(0)

(0)

(120)

(2,220)

(2,340)

(2,340)

June 2016

632

2,117

5,138

17,165

24,420

25,052

(including KD units)

(0)

(0)

(0)

(880)

(880)

(880)

% Change

138.8

109.5

120.4

99.9

105.0

105.9

(KD units)

(---)

(---)

(---)

(252.3)

(265.9)

(265.9)

July 2015

630

2,445

6,036

18,939

27,420

28,050

(including KD units)

(0)

(0)

(0)

(1,300)

(1,300)

(1,300)

% Change

139.2

94.8

102.5

90.5

93.6

94.6

(KD units)

(---)

(---)

(---)

(170.8)

(180.0)

(180.0)

Jan.2016-Jul.2016

10,620

16,125

30,963

196,777

243,865

254,485

(including KD units)

(0)

(218)

(480)

(14,589)

(15,287)

(15,287)

Previous Year

6,466

18,390

31,117

190,379

239,886

246,352

(including KD units)

(0)

(796)

(480)

(9,844)

(11,120)

(11,120)

% Change

164.2

87.7

99.5

103.4

101.7

103.3

(KD units)

(---)

(27.4)

(100.0)

(148.2)

(137.5)

(137.5)