Uruguay market report. November 2016

Uruguay Cars Market in November 2016 ford_ka-plus_2107

Uruguay Cars Market in November boomed in double figure, showing the best performance of the year. Volkswagen was the leader outpacing Fiat while Ford sparkled.

Market Outlook

The Uruguayan economy continues to struggle with the ill effects of recessions in Argentina and Brazil. The government is trying to kick-start the economy by loosening the purse strings and boosting capital spending, as suggested by fiscal data for Q3. As for industrial production, data for September showed a strong rebound.

After the prolonged period of crisis, finally the cars sales posted a sharp increase during the Q3, registering in August the first positive data of the 2016. The domestic cars market in October declined tepidly while in November recorded a roaring performance.

According to data released by the ACAU, the Asociation del Comercio Automotor del Uruguay, in November the sales had been 4.780 (+30.5%), for a total light vehicles of 36.609 year to date, down 8.4%.

Competitive Arena 

Year to date November, Volkswagen was the new market leader with 4.815 sales (-5.3%) and 12.2% of market share ahead of Fiat with 4.739 (+34.0%) and Suzuki with 3.871 (-39.8%).

In fourth place was Renault with 3.814 (+32.1%), Chevrolet with 2.864 (-35.9%), Nissan with 2.280 (-17.0%), Hyundai with 1.901 (-7.2%) and Ford with 1.815 (+49.6%).

Below, you can sort our interactive tables to see data regarding Brands, Groups and Models. 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 Nov Rank 2016 Brand Sales Nov Sales 2016 Var Nov Var 2016 Share Nov Share 2016
1 2 Fiat 668 4.739 49,1% 34,0% 14,0% 12,0%
2 1 Volkswagen 616 4.815 61,7% -5,3% 12,9% 12,2%
3 4 Renault 537 3.814 52,1% 32,1% 11,2% 9,6%
4 3 Suzuki 501 3.871 -0,2% -39,8% 10,5% 9,8%
5 8 Ford 262 1.815 191,1% 49,6% 5,5% 4,6%
6 5 Chevrolet 249 2.864 -26,5% -35,9% 5,2% 7,2%
7 7 Hyundai 245 1.901 82,8% -7,2% 5,1% 4,8%
8 6 Nissan 233 2.280 25,3% -17,0% 4,9% 5,8%
9 9 Peugeot 230 1.781 41,1% -3,9% 4,8% 4,5%
10 12 Kia 190 1.056 5,0% -24,5% 4,0% 2,7%
11 10 Toyota 146 1.445 65,9% 39,2% 3,1% 3,6%
12 11 Geely 103 1.074 58,5% 40,0% 2,2% 2,7%
13 18 Honda 100 493 138,1% 4,0% 2,1% 1,2%
13 13 Citroen 100 1.025 -18,0% -8,3% 2,1% 2,6%
14 15 Lifan 88 912 9,5% 1,8% 2,3%
15 14 BYD 73 967 -47,5% -31,5% 1,5% 2,4%
16 16 FAW 70 583 25,0% -30,6% 1,5% 1,5%
17 17 Chery 40 577 -24,5% -49,4% 0,8% 1,5%
18 19 Mitsubishi 36 472 -25,0% -10,9% 0,8% 1,2%
18 23 Tata 36 270 227,3% 82,4% 0,8% 0,7%
19 22 Dongfeng 34 348 0,0% -31,0% 0,7% 0,9%
20 20 Mercedes 30 358 -34,8% -13,5% 0,6% 0,9%
21 21 Great Wall 26 351 -33,3% -24,8% 0,5% 0,9%
21 28 Audi 26 185 -3,7% -20,3% 0,5% 0,5%
22 26 BMW 22 210 0,5% 0,5%
23 24 Jac 20 246 185,7% 0,4% 0,4% 0,6%
24 27 Chana 18 203 -56,1% -51,9% 0,4% 0,5%
25 29 Mazda 17 141 0,0% 27,0% 0,4% 0,4%
26 38 ZNA 10 14 400,0% -46,2% 0,2% 0,0%
27 25 Jeep 9 238 350,0% 781,5% 0,2% 0,6%
28 31 Zotye 8 104 0,2% 0,3%
29 30 Subaru 7 114 16,7% -21,9% 0,1% 0,3%
30 32 Changhe 6 52 0,0% -56,7% 0,1% 0,1%
30 34 Dodge 6 37 20,0% -58,4% 0,1% 0,1%
31 38 Ram 3 14 200,0% -53,3% 0,1% 0,0%
31 42 Haval 3 7 0,1% 0,0%
32 35 BAIC 2 25 0,0% -72,2% 0,0% 0,1%
32 36 Foton 2 21 -77,7% 0,0% 0,1%
32 37 Haima 2 15 0,0% 0,0%
32 33 Mini 2 47 0,0% 0,1%
33 41 Land Rover 1 9 0,0% 0,0%
33 42 Porsche 1 7 0,0% -58,8% 0,0% 0,0%
33 44 Jaguar 1 4 0,0% 0,0%
33 40 JMC 1 11 0,0% 0,0%

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