Hyundai August. Global sales dropped 10%

Hyundai Global Performance

Hyundai Global Sales fell in double-digit after the first eight months of the 2017. Seven out of the top 10 models reported decline as regional sales are struggling in Asia and in North America. The moderate gain in Europe and LatAm is not enough.

Hyundai is really in difficulties this year, following the already hard 2016, when sales declined 0.5% after years of continue and robust growth and the brand was outpaced by Nissan. However, the 2017 is worse than any expectations with year to date August global sales at 2.83 million, down a sharp 10.4%.

At regional level the brand is losing in all continents and just in the C.I.S. region is growing 10%, thanks to the recovery of Russian market. In latin America and Europe the score is marginally positive but the lost is deep in the Gulf Cooperation Council region (-18.6%, in Asia (including China, Japan, India and Korea (-14.9%) in North America (-14.1%).

At model-wise, seven out of the top 10 models are losing volume, with the top-selling model is, the SUV Tucson at 388.000 sales, down 5.6%), followed by the Elantra with 376.000 (-22.6%) and the Sonata with 195.000 (-25.7%).

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Hyundai Global Performance Report

In our exclusive study we report sales, year by year, for each region. So it is detailed the sales variations behind the fact that the top region actually is the Asian achieving a 2016 mix of 54.7% (vs. 51.7% in the 2010). The second region is American (North, Center and South) with 26.1% of total (vs. 25.7% in the 2010) while the European counts 14.8% in the 2016 vs 16.1% in the 2010.

The study reports annual sales for each country in the World and we track Hyundai‘s sales in 140 countries.

On top of all countries in the 2016 there was China with 23.2% of global sales share (from 20.1% in the 2010), ahead of USA with 15.8% (from 14.3%), South Korea with 13.5% (from 17.9%), India with 10.3% and Brazil with 4.1%.

In the study all models sales are analyzed from 2010 to 2016.

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Rank 2017 Regional sales Q1 Q2 Jul 17 Aug 17 YTD Aug 17 Var YTD 2017
12 Levant 7.730 5.036 1.912 1.958 16.636 30,8%
1 Asia 453.799 405.046 135.907 127.116 1.121.868 15,1%
9 Africa 14.648 11.765 5.076 5.320 36.808 11,6%
10 Europe East 5.749 8.403 2.720 2.733 19.606 8,0%
3 UE 196.960 155.731 46.458 35.351 434.499 6,8%
4 LatAm 145.927 129.603 42.526 54.074 372.130 5,6%
6 Asean 34.266 33.793 10.307 13.277 91.642 4,7%
7 CIS 19.702 19.714 6.396 6.387 52.200 2,0%
2 America North 404.166 405.175 129.262 109.310 1.047.913 -0,7%
11 Africa North 8.379 7.298 1.536 1.307 18.520 -10,8%
8 Pacific 17.246 17.235 4.732 5.547 44.761 -11,4%
5 GCC 37.004 31.440 13.465 10.741 92.651 -16,1%
Total 1.345.578 1.230.238 400.296 373.121 3.349.234 5,5%

Ran 2017 Models Sales 2017 Sales Aug Var 2017 Var Aug
1 Hyundai Tucson 388.935 47.135 -5,6% -8,5%
2 Hyundai Elantra 376.127 49.772 -22,6% -25,0%
3 Hyundai Sonata 195.209 23.321 -25,7% -21,7%
4 Hyundai i20 187.532 21.523 9,0% -1,1%
5 Hyundai Santa fe 186.282 23.619 -17,6% -21,2%
6 Hyundai Creta 146.040 20.133 90,5% 46,9%
7 Hyundai Accent 134.893 15.638 -23,6% -29,4%
8 Hyundai Grand i10 120.122 14.694 10,6% -4,2%
9 Hyundai Grandeur 93.007 8.209 153,2% 167,0%
10 Hyundai i10 79.330 7.225 -14,5% -19,7%

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