automotive news

South Korea Outlook. Basic market sentiment is positive

South Korea Automotive Outlook basic sentiment is still positive thanks to the benefit of Importers invasion and to the reaction of local car makers, finally expanding the local offer. Crisis with North Korea is already hitting economy.

April 28, 2017

Indonesia Outlook. Market growth below potential

Indonesia Automotive industry outlook is still not positive as could be. The market size is still little compared with one of most populated country worldwide. Toyota is investing while Ford ceased sales operations.

April 19, 2017

Algeria: July market was stable, but French carmakers tumbled down.

 

Following the outstanding performance posted in first half 2013, Algerian car market was flat in July, while cumulated sales were still growing from last year. It was not a relaxing month form French car makers, that have lost a combined 13.6 points of share.

September 13, 2013

Algeria car market jumped as World’s 26th and is booming again!

Pushed by the middle class income increase and small and old circulating car park, the Algerian car market is booming since the 2011. Following the new all-time record posted in the 2012, when the market was the World's 26th, the start of 2013 was further better.

May 2, 2013

Algeria: 2012 Car Market Outlook.

Economic Environment

Algeria's economy is traditionally dominated by the state and focused on exploiting the hydrocarbons products industries.  Algeria has the 10th largest reserves of natural gas in the world and is the 6th largest gas exporter. It ranks 16th in oil reserves.

February 28, 2012