Ukraine Full Year 2016. The market bottomed down.

Ukraine Vehicles Sales 2016 Kia-Sportage_UK-Version-2016

Ukraine Vehicles Sales 2016 finally bottomed up starting a recovery after years of collapse. The market is now at almost one tenth of the record level hit just 8 years ago. Toyota is market leader.

Market Outlook

Ukraine’s recovery picked up steam in Q3 2016, as GDP grew at the fastest pace in almost three years. Data for the fourth quarter suggest that the economy continued on a modest recovery path with industrial production expanded at the fastest pace in eight months in November.

The government’s cooperation with the IMF bodes well for Ukraine’s outlook and the economy is expected to continue on an upward trajectory. The FocusEconomics panel sees GDP rising by 2.4% this year.

Following three consecutive years of double-digit decline, the domestic vehicles market in 2016 bottomed down started a slow recovery. Indeed the market is now almost one tenth of the 2008 record and the way to recover is really hard.

According to data released by the Ukrautoprom, the Ukrainian Associations of Car Manufacturers, the vehicles passengers sold in full year had been 66.346 units (+25.6%).

Competitive Arena

The leader was Toyota with 7.668 units (+56.4%) ahead of the Renault with 6.389 (+51.6%) and Volkswagen with 5.001 (+117.5%). Geely was the best performer of the year, while among the sharpest increase were reported  by MG, Jaguar, Opel, Seat, Lexus and Mercedes.

Ssangyong posted the sharpest slowdown losing 73.8% followed by Chery, Jac, Chevrolet, Honda, Infiniti, Zaz and Fiat.

The best-selling model for the first time was the Kia Sportage with 2.736 sales (+195.1%), beating the previous leader the Renault Logan, which ranked 2nd with 2.079 (+26.8%). The Renault Duster was third with 2.032 units (+119.2%).

Below, you can sort our interactive tables to see data regarding Brands and Groups. Please bear in mind that sales data are subject to adjustments as sources will update their information. This report is updated at the publishing date and will not be modified while the next on this subject will always have the year to date data updated.

Rank Dec Rank 2016 BRAND Sales December Sales 2016 FY Variation December Variation 2016 FY Share December Share 2016
1 1 Toyota 822 7.668 68,4% 56,4% 11,2% 11,4%
2 2 Renault 768 6.389 32,4% 51,6% 10,5% 9,5%
4 3 Volkswagen 448 5.001 46,4% 117,5% 6,1% 7,4%
3 4 Skoda 513 4.145 90,7% 90,8% 7,0% 6,2%
6 5 Kia 443 3.982 127,2% 97,7% 6,0% 5,9%
5 6 Ford 446 3.612 38,1% 38,5% 6,1% 5,4%
8 7 Nissan 379 3.444 37,8% 29,5% 5,2% 5,1%
7 8 Hyundai 399 3.396 76,5% 32,9% 5,4% 5,0%
9 9 BMW 297 3.073 54,7% 70,1% 4,1% 4,6%
10 10 Zaz 284 2.758 13,1% -3,8% 3,9% 4,1%
11 11 Mercedes 245 2.464 8,4% 102,3% 3,3% 3,7%
13 12 Mazda 196 2.342 -14,4% 3,6% 2,7% 3,5%
14 13 Suzuki 181 1.767 30,2% 45,6% 2,5% 2,6%
12 14 Audi 207 1.674 61,7% 73,8% 2,8% 2,5%
20 15 Lada 89 1.533 -54,1% 53,3% 1,2% 2,3%
16 16 Peugeot 157 1.273 115,1% 34,3% 2,1% 1,9%
18 17 Chevrolet 118 1.203 -62,2% -11,5% 1,6% 1,8%
17 18 Lexus 144 1.164 100,0% 141,5% 2,0% 1,7%
15 19 Mitsubishi 164 1.028 46,4% 30,8% 2,2% 1,5%
22 20 Land Rover 74 913 -3,9% 48,7% 1,0% 1,4%
21 21 Citroen 87 850 -1,1% 22,0% 1,2% 1,3%
23 22 Volvo 70 663 1,4% 83,1% 1,0% 1,0%
25 23 Subaru 60 603 50,0% 21,8% 0,8% 0,9%
19 24 GAZ 105 555 0,0% 0,0% 1,4% 0,8%
35 25 Geely 23 459 0,3% 0,7%
31 26 MAZ 34 407 0,0% 0,0% 0,5% 0,6%
27 27 Honda 52 405 48,6% -6,5% 0,7% 0,6%
26 28 Seat 59 404 637,5% 141,9% 0,8% 0,6%
29 29 Fiat 38 400 65,2% -1,5% 0,5% 0,6%
28 30 Opel 41 393 310,0% 148,7% 0,6% 0,6%
32 31 Porsche 33 315 13,8% 34,6% 0,5% 0,5%
36 32 Ravon 22 282 0,3% 0,4%
30 33 Chery 35 260 -70,1% -62,9% 0,5% 0,4%
33 34 Great Wall 29 237 141,7% 4,4% 0,4% 0,4%
34 35 Infiniti 26 211 -25,7% -5,4% 0,4% 0,3%
39 36 Foton 14 194 0,0% 0,0% 0,2% 0,3%
24 37 MG 61 191 536,7% 0,8% 0,3%
38 38 Ruta 15 180 0,0% 0,0% 0,2% 0,3%
36 39 Jaguar 22 153 245,0% 0,3% 0,2%
41 40 Daewoo 12 150 -61,3% 0,2% 0,2%
41 41 Jac 12 149 -36,8% -21,2% 0,2% 0,2%
41 42 BAZ 12 144 0,0% 0,0% 0,2% 0,2%
37 43 Mini 17 140 142,9% 60,9% 0,2% 0,2%
40 44 Jeep 13 122 30,0% 63,7% 0,2% 0,2%
44 45 SsangYong 6 121 -89,5% -73,8% 0,1% 0,2%
44 46 Iveco 6 81 0,0% 0,0% 0,1% 0,1%
44 47 UAZ 6 75 -50,0% 158,6% 0,1% 0,1%
42 48 Smart 9 60 800,0% 300,0% 0,1% 0,1%
46 49 Zotye 3 50 200,0% 0,0% 0,1%
43 50 Tesla 7 47 250,0% 104,3% 0,1% 0,1%
47 51 Acura 2 34 -77,8% -74,2% 0,0% 0,1%
39 52 Tata 14 22 0,0% -71,8% 0,2% 0,0%
45 53 Maserati 5 19 72,7% 0,1% 0,0%

Rank Dec Rank 2016 GROUP Sales December Sales 2016 FY Variation December Variation 2016 FY Share December Share 2016 FY
1 1 Renault-Nissan 1.262 11.579 16,3% 42,8% 17,2% 17,2%
2 2 Volkswagen 1.261 11.549 70,4% 97,8% 17,2% 17,2%
3 3 Toyota 966 8.832 72,5% 64,0% 13,2% 13,1%
4 4 Hyundai-Kia 842 7.378 100,0% 61,4% 11,5% 11,0%
5 5 Ford 446 3.612 38,1% 38,5% 6,1% 5,4%
6 6 BMW 314 3.216 57,8% 69,6% 4,3% 4,8%
7 7 Zaz 284 2.758 13,1% -3,8% 3,9% 4,1%
8 8 Mercedes Daimler 254 2.524 11,9% 104,7% 3,5% 3,8%
10 9 Mazda 196 2.342 -14,4% 3,6% 2,7% 3,5%
9 10 PSA 244 2.123 51,6% 29,1% 3,3% 3,2%

Rank Dec Rank 2016 Model Sales December Sales 2016 Variation December Variation 2016
2 1 Kia Sportage 411 2.736 195,1%
33 2 Renault Logan 60 2.079 26,8%
5 3 Renault Duster 296 2.032 119,2%
3 4 Skoda Octavia 340 1.924 122,9%
6 5 Toyota RAV4 212 1.902 149,3%
32 6 Volkswagen Jetta 62 1.895
74 7 Geely Emgrand EC7 1.875 0,0%
4 8 Toyota Corolla 301 1.854 81,6%
18 9 Ford Fiesta 130 1.544 124,1% 87,2%
74 10 Bogdan 110 1.494 0,0%
10 11 Toyota Camry 182 1.393 0,0% 24,0%
37 12 Volkswagen Polo 49 1.226 145,0% 157,6%
74 13 ZAZ Sens 1.190 3,7%
74 14 Fiat Doblo 1.175 0,0%
58 15 Hyundai Tucson 17 1.126
28 16 Lada 4×4 80 1.093 40,4% 67,1%
8 17 Nissan Qashqai 202 1.054 50,7%
19 18 Renault Sandero 117 1.031 23,6%
28 19 Suzuki Vitara 80 998 207,7% 228,3%
74 20 Chevrolet Lacetti 981 0,0%
64 21 Mercedes GLE 10 969 0,0% 312,3%
74 22 Geely MK 954 0,0%
1 23 BMW X5 601 943 29,5% 8,4%
11 24 Skoda Rapid 180 934 23,9%
74 25 Geely MK-2/Cross 895 0,0%
22 26 Skoda Fabia 100 886 218,7%
12 27 Nissan X-Trail 177 871 24,2%
33 28 Hyundai Accent 60 867 -0,1% 204,2%
29 29 Audi Q7 79 856 2,6% 88,2%
23 30 Ford Kuga 98 814 11,2%
16 31 Mazda CX-5 134 802 -71,8% -23,9%
13 32 Mazda6 159 788 -4,2% 32,7%
7 33 Chevrolet Niva 209 746 -28,2% 52,3%
44 34 ZAZ Forza 35 738 495,2%
74 35 GAZ Gazelle 737 0,0%
31 36 Toyota Land Cruiser 69 736 184,2%
17 37 Ford Focus 133 722 8,7%
9 38 BMW 5 Series 200 675 261,0%
15 39 Mazda3 145 670 -63,7% 12,4%
20 40 Hyundai Santa fe 115 661 6,3%

 

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