Taiwan Best Selling Cars 2016 dominated by products locally made, with three Toyota in the podium. The leader was the Toyota Corolla, the Queen of this market since the origin. The Taiwanese market is a strong reality.
Taiwanese Vehicles Sales in the first four months of the 2017 have been flat at the level of the 2016 record. The leader, Toyota, has lost share while all immediate followers reported are gaining and Mercedes is shining.
Norwegian Auto Market in April has lost a sharp 19% losing all the gain over the previous year, mainly due to the fall of Volkswagen Golf sales. Premium brands are shining with Volvo up 41%, BMW 18% and Mercedes 23%.
Belgium Auto Sales has lost steam in April losing 15% and reducing the annual gain at few units. On top of th market five brands are fighting for the leadership, Volkswagen, Renault, BMW, Peugeot & Opel.
Swedish Auto Market in April has broken the momentum and the record Q1 was followed by a sharp -9% with almost all brands losing, but Mercedes and Kia. The new Volvo S/V90 has taken the leadership with a solid advantage.
Germany Vehicles Sales fell 8% in April against all expectations. Renault keeps to gain terrain and was the best performer among the top 10, while Volkswagen keeps struggling losing 6.6 on annual basis.
World Cars Brand Ranking in the first quarter 2017 shows the outstanding growth of Renault up a huge 17.3% in 9th place. Koreans are struggling with Hyundai down 3% and Kia falling 15.9%. Honda advanced in 5th.
World Car Group Ranking in the first quarter of 2017 shaken by the astonishing growth of Renault-Nissan, actually third with a double-digit pace, but potentially at pair with Toyota and Volkswagen when aggregating Mitsubishi data.
Portuguese Auto Market in the first quarter of 2017 was moderately positive with March down 1.5% albeit data from the economy are almost positive. Renault is running fast fueled by Clio, Megane and new SUVs line up.
Singapore Car market was again positive in the first quarter 2017 following the huge 2016 increase. Total vehicles sales improved 4% mainly thanks to the car passenger segment, where Honda confirmed the leadership.
Switzerland Auto Market in the first quarter 207 was moderately up thanks to the recovery scored in March. The positive economic tone and growing private consumption should sustain the market across the rest of the year.
Dutch Auto Market rebounds in the first quarter 2017 scoring a 18% increase rapidly recovering after the 2016 shortfall. Renault lead the run also thanks to the huge volume scored by the new best-selling model, the Clio.
Monaco Cars Market in 2016 has overtaken the 3000 units for the first time ever and the premium brands Mercedes, Audi and Porsche monopolized again the ranking. Sales figures further improved after strong previous year.