Croatia: car market down 5% in June 2013. Top brands and models ranking inside!

Following a series of deep declining months, in June the Croatian car passengers market performed a bit better losing only 5.2% from last year, with 3.190 sales. However, the first half 2013 ended with an awful 23.9% decline, one of the highest Worldwide, with only 15.383 vehicles sold.

Looking at the best brands performances:

Opel was the market leader only for 2 units, selling 447 vehicles with a share of 14.0%, down 0.9 points of share from the previous month. Year-to-date sales were 1.904 with a share of 12.4%. Opel held 3 models in the top 20, with the Corsa as market leader.

Volkswagen collapsed to the 2nd position, selling 445 units with a share of 14.0%, down 8.9 points of share from the previous month. Year-to-date sales were 2.567 with a share of 16.7%. Volkswagen held 2 models in the top 20, with the Passat in 3rd position.

Hyundai climbed to the 3rd position (4th year-to-date) selling 294 units with a share of 9.2%, up 2.3 points of share from the previous month. Year-to-date sales were 1.075 with a share of 7.0%. Hyundai held 2 models in the top 20, with the i20 in 2nd position.

Peugeot was 4th (3rd year-to-date) selling 264 units with a share of 8.3%, up 0.7 points from the previous month. Year-to-date sales were 1.158 with a share of 7.5%. The best-selling model was the 208 in 6th position.

Ford jumped to the 5th position (9th year-to-date) selling 196 units with a share of 6.1%, up 2.2 points from the previous month. Year-to-date sales were 643 with a share of 4.2%. The top model was the Fiesta in 10th position.

In the table below, the top 25 brands, ranked for year to date position:

Rank Ytd

Brand

Jun

YTD 2013

Q2 2012

Q3 2012

Q4 2012

Q1 2013

May 2013

Jun 2013

Ytd   2013

1

Volkswagen

446

2.567

16,2%

12,2%

12,1%

13,8%

21,9%

14,0%

16,7%

2

Opel

447

1.904

9,0%

8,9%

8,5%

10,3%

14,9%

14,0%

12,4%

3

Peugeot

264

1.158

8,4%

9,3%

8,9%

7,7%

7,6%

8,3%

7,5%

4

Hyundai

294

1.075

6,4%

6,9%

4,7%

6,8%

6,9%

9,2%

7,0%

5

Citroen

184

946

7,1%

7,3%

8,0%

6,7%

4,8%

5,8%

6,1%

6

Renault

149

892

7,1%

6,5%

7,8%

7,8%

4,4%

4,7%

5,8%

7

Kia

91

876

4,4%

6,7%

6,8%

7,5%

4,4%

2,9%

5,7%

8

Skoda

131

743

4,7%

7,0%

5,3%

5,7%

3,8%

4,1%

4,8%

9

Ford

196

643

6,0%

3,4%

4,6%

3,6%

3,9%

6,1%

4,2%

10

Chevrolet

108

635

6,5%

5,8%

5,1%

4,1%

5,2%

3,4%

4,1%

11

Audi

117

573

2,7%

4,2%

3,2%

3,0%

4,0%

3,7%

3,7%

12

Toyota

66

427

2,6%

2,9%

4,4%

3,2%

2,1%

2,1%

2,8%

13

BMW

106

420

1,6%

2,2%

2,9%

3,0%

1,9%

3,3%

2,7%

14

Nissan

91

399

1,8%

2,6%

4,1%

3,1%

2,2%

2,9%

2,6%

15

Dacia

74

392

2,2%

2,9%

3,0%

3,0%

1,9%

2,3%

2,5%

16

Mazda

57

328

1,6%

2,0%

2,3%

2,6%

1,8%

1,8%

2,1%

17

Suzuki

47

267

2,5%

1,9%

1,5%

1,4%

1,9%

1,5%

1,7%

18

Seat

80

251

2,1%

1,3%

0,9%

1,3%

1,6%

2,5%

1,6%

19

Mercedes

68

226

0,5%

1,1%

1,1%

1,3%

1,5%

2,1%

1,5%

20

Honda

33

173

0,5%

1,5%

1,5%

1,3%

1,0%

1,0%

1,1%

21

Fiat

69

147

3,5%

0,9%

1,0%

0,6%

0,7%

2,2%

1,0%

22

Volvo

25

97

0,5%

0,6%

0,7%

0,7%

0,5%

0,8%

0,6%

23

Land Rover

11

56

0,1%

0,1%

0,2%

0,5%

0,3%

0,3%

0,4%

24

Porsche

8

29

0,1%

0,2%

0,1%

0,2%

0,1%

0,3%

0,2%

25

Mitsubishi

2

26

1,0%

0,1%

0,2%

0,1%

0,1%

0,1%

0,2%

Looking at the best-selling models, Opel Corsa was the market leader, with 208 units and a share of 6.5%, up 0.6 points from the previous month. Year-to-date sales were 588 with a share of 3.8%.

Hyundai i30 was 2nd, up 3 spots, with 151 sales and a share of 4.7%, up 1.0 points from the previous month, followed by Volkswagen Passat in 3rd, up 9 spots, with 139 units and a share of 4.4%, up 2.8 points from May.

Opel Astra was 4th with 124 units and a share of 3.9%, down 2.3 points from the previous month, followed by Volkswagen Golf in 5th with 109 sales and a share of 3.4%, down 4.7 points from May, and by Peugeot 208 in 6th with 107 sales and a share of 3.4%, up 2.1 points from the previous month.

Chevrolet Spark was 7th with 100 units and a share of 3.1%, up 0.1 points from the previous month, followed by Hyundai i35 in 8th with 97 sales and a share of 3.0%, up 1.1 points from May.

In the table below, the Top 20 models, ranked for last month position:

Rank Jun

Rank May

Rank 2012

Model

Jun

YTD 2013

Q2 2012

Q3 2012

Q4 2012

Q1 2013

May 2013

Jun 2013

YTD   2013

1

4

5

Opel Corsa

208

588

3,9%

2,8%

2,4%

1,8%

5,9%

6,5%

3,8%

2

5

6

Hyundai i30

151

476

3,4%

2,8%

1,2%

2,4%

3,7%

4,7%

3,1%

3

12

9

Volkswagen Passat

139

376

2,0%

2,2%

2,4%

2,0%

1,6%

4,4%

2,4%

4

3

1

Opel Astra

124

748

3,7%

4,1%

3,3%

4,5%

6,2%

3,9%

4,9%

5

1

3

Volkswagen Golf

109

878

3,5%

2,7%

2,8%

5,4%

8,1%

3,4%

5,7%

6

7

18

Peugeot 208

107

404

1,5%

3,1%

3,3%

2,8%

2,3%

3,4%

2,6%

7

6

24

Chevrolet Spark

100

279

1,6%

1,3%

1,2%

1,0%

3,0%

3,1%

1,8%

8

8

20

Hyundai ix35

97

352

0,8%

2,2%

1,5%

2,5%

1,9%

3,0%

2,3%

9

2

2

Volkswagen Polo

80

726

4,9%

3,6%

3,5%

3,1%

7,4%

2,5%

4,7%

10

9

12

Ford Fiesta

70

288

3,4%

1,5%

1,9%

1,6%

1,8%

2,2%

1,9%

11

19

21

Ford Focus

68

149

1,7%

1,0%

1,6%

0,7%

0,7%

2,1%

1,0%

12

8

7

Peugeot 308

63

283

2,7%

2,4%

1,9%

1,9%

1,9%

2,0%

1,8%

13

12

31

Opel Insignia

59

398

0,5%

0,8%

1,0%

3,2%

1,6%

1,8%

2,6%

14

25

34

Fiat Linea

53

53

0,0%

0,0%

0,0%

0,0%

0,0%

1,7%

0,3%

15

13

13

Renault Clio

51

351

1,8%

1,4%

2,6%

3,3%

1,5%

1,6%

2,3%

16

17

27

Dacia Sandero

49

230

1,1%

1,1%

1,2%

1,8%

0,9%

1,5%

1,5%

17

11

23

Kia Sportage

48

331

0,7%

1,1%

1,5%

2,7%

1,6%

1,5%

2,1%

18

25

34

BMW 3 Series

46

46

0,0%

0,0%

0,0%

0,0%

0,0%

1,4%

0,3%

19

24

32

Chevrolet Cruze

43

130

0,4%

0,7%

1,2%

1,0%

0,4%

1,3%

0,8%

20

10

10

Skoda Octavia

42

248

2,1%

2,2%

2,1%

1,5%

1,7%

1,3%

1,6%

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This report was written by Camilla.

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