Canada Auto Sales hit in the 2017 the milestone of 2 million light vehicles, hitting the fifth new all time record in a string. Honda consolidates the third place ahead of a shining Chevrolet and behind Ford and Toyota.
Brazil best selling cars in the 2017 again dominated by the Chevrolet Onix followed by a growing Ford Ka. Raising stars are the Renault Sandero and the Fiat Toro, new entrance in the Top 10. However the star of the year was the new Jeep Compass, landed in 11th.
Argentina Auto Sales in the 2017 hit the second best level ever, improving 29.8% from the previous year. Next year outlook is still positive and the market could hit the 1 million units, for the first time. Volkswagen dominates with a save gap over Chevrolet.
Philippines Vehicles Market in November kept he momentum fueled by the economic activity expansion and running towards the half million sales milestone. Government anticipated the release of new duties on the sector and 2018 optimistic forecast could be revised.
Colombian Auto Market in November has lost 5.7% keeping the moderately negative trend, still under the negative effect of the recent 3 points hike in the Value Added Tax. Chevrolet and Renault on top with a wide margin over all others.
Korean Vehicles Market has lost 1% in November keeping the annual performance marginally declining from the previous year. Hyundai is improving 6%. Audi retailed again few units after several months out of the market
Mexico Vehicles Market in November fell 8.5% scoring the 5th lost in a row. However full year sales are projected down marginally thanks to the positive first half and same brands are shining, like Kia, Mercedes, Suzuki and BMW.
Mexico best selling cars ranking after the first ten months of the 2017 with the Nissan Versa leader again followed by the Nissan Pick up and the Chevrolet Spark. The Kia Rio advanced in 9th place, first time in top 10 for a Kia model.
Lao vehicles sales in the 2017 is falling down for the second year in a row and after the too fast growth reported in the previous years. Daeham started to export, while domestic sales struggle. Toyota is again market leader with share over 20%.
Uzbek Vehicles Market fell 10% in the first nine months of the 2017 due to the lower allocation of GM-Uzbekistan production to domestic market, having to face recovering demand in all others CIS markets. The state-owned company is stable near 92% market share.
Egyptian Vehicle Market kept in the Q3 2017 the almost negative trend with sales down over 30% marking the 8th consecutive falling quarter, hit by a spectacular price increase, high unemployment and austerity policy. The top three brands has taken 53% of share.
Icelandic cars market kept momentum in the first half of the 2017 with sales fueled by strong tourism sector and expanding economy. Following the last three years positive performance, market is growing moderately. Toyota is market leader.
Ecuadorian vehicles market fast started in the 2017 thanks to the improved economic environment, following the last two years collapse, when market lost almost 60% of volume. Great Wall advanced in 4th place, best ranking worldwide.
Venezuelan Auto Market in the first four months of 2017 stands on the bottom reached last year, when dropped 75%., while the country slides into chaos, following the decision to redraft the current Constitution.
Philippines Automotive industry outlook is almost positive for 2017 and next years with a target of 0.6 million sales by the 2022. The local capacity will more than double from the current 0.25 million.
Mozambique Vehicles Market 2016 declined for the heavy restrictions on cars loan as the country experienced a default on international creditors. New vehicles still are below 10% of total registrations. Toyota leader.
Uganda Auto Sales 2016 were down from the previous year record. However, the car fleet keeps growing fueled by a great number of pre-owned vehicles imported. Market leader is Toyota the only one over 1.000 sales.
Uzbekistan Vehicles Market still on demand in the 2016 albeit local production quota for domestic sales had been limited. The new brand Ravon dominates with over 70 percent of market share, ahead of Chevrolet and Isuzu.