New Zealand vehicles sales in 2019 were still on a negative pathway, despite declining slower than in 2018. Indeed, Total sales 2019 new light vehicles sales were 154.406 (-4.7%). Mitsubishi gained the podium, overtaking the historic Australian brand Holden.
Polish cars sales established in 2019 the 5th all-time record in a row. Indeed, Total sales in 2019 have been 543.324, up 2.9%. While the market leader Skoda held 12.6% of share, Toyota has gained further terrain with a 2019 record above 11%.
Russian Autos Market in 2019 has already ended the recovery, ending two consecutive year of growth. Indeed, the full year ended with 1.76 million units sold, down 2.4% from the previous year. Chevrolet and Ford collapsed respectively at 1.2% and 1.7%.
Switzerland Auto Market registered a moderate recovery in 2019. Indeed, the Full-year sales have been 331.397, up 3.9% from the previous year. Mercedes replicated the 2018 share record while Skoda, Seat and Tesla are the fastest growing brands.
Pakistani Vehicles Sales in 2019 has sharply declined, falling at the lowest volume since 2014. Indeed, the Full-year ended at 186.588 units sold, losing 26.8% from the previous year. Suzuki held almost 57.3% of share, while Honda has crumbled down 42.6%.
Ecuadorian vehicles market kept the impressive momentum in 2018 with 136.738 sales, up 32.1%. Chevrolet was still on top, holdiEcuadorian vehicles market in 2019 kept growing fast. Indeed, the market reported Full-year sales at 174.446, soaring to 27.6%. Chevrolet held the market throne with 36.5% of share, ahead of Kia and a fast-growing Toyota, holding respectively 15.2% and 7.2%.
Turkish Auto Market kept collapsing in 2019 affected by a negative economic environment. Indeed, total sales have been 489.060, down 21.2%. Fiat gained the market lead, pushed by the Egea, while almost all the rest of the ranking crumbled.
Japan Auto Market in 2019 was marginally negative. Total sales have been 5.18 million, down 1.6% from the previous year. The three top brands, Toyota, Honda and Nissan held 70.8% of the market, but importers were progressively growing.
Portuguese Auto Market in 2019 broke the series of six consecutive growth. Total new car sales in 2019 have been 223.778, down 2%, despite having reported positive performances in the last months. Peugeot hit the new record share.
Colombian Auto Market in 2019 kept recovering at moderate speed. Indeed, Total sales in 2019 have been 257.222 (+1.8%). Renault has conquered the head of the ranking, putting an end to the historic domain of Chevrolet.
Danish Auto Sales in 2019 has recovered from the previous years’ decline. Indeed, Total sales have been 224.208 (+2.6%). Volkswagen has lost near 1% of share from last year, while the best performances were scored by Audi, Mazda, Seat and of course Tesla.
German cars market has further improved in 2019, for the first time over the milestone of 3.5 million cars sold in a single year. Indeed, Total sales have been 3.596.973, up 5.1%. While Volkswagen has reported the lowest market share in 50 years, Skoda & Seat are hit their all-time record.
Estonian Cars Market in 2019 has kept momentum, hitting the fourth consecutive year of growth. Indeed, Total sales have been 29.888, improving 5.9% from the previous year. Toyota was on top of the ranking, holding 15.9% of share, followed by Skoda and Renault.
Czech Republic Autos sales closed 2019 at 248.896, down 4.5%, following years of strong growth. The market has been penalized by a less positive momentum for the national economy. Skoda has further reinforced its dominion on the market thanks to the launch of the new Scala, while Dacia and Peugeot hit record share.
Canada Auto Sales in 2019 was moderately negative, signing the second annual decline in a string. Indeed, light vehicles Total sales in 2019 have been 1.928.791, down 3.7% from the previous year. Ram impressed (+13.8%) while several brands declined in double-digits, including Chevrolet, Mazda, Dodge, Dodge, Mini and Infiniti.
Chilean Vehicles Market in 2019 has declined, hit by economic and social difficulties, after reaching in 2018 the all-time sales record. Indeed, Total sales have been 373.277, down 10.6%. Chevrolet was still market leader despite losing near 8 points of share in 10 years.
Croatian Auto market has decelerated in 2019. Indeed, the full-year registered 62.931 units, improving just 4.8% from the previous year. Volkswagen held the throne with 13.5% of share while Skoda gained the second position, improving in double-digits. Dacia shined, jumping in 5th place.
Norwegian Auto Market in 2019 was moderately negative. Indeed, Total sales have been 142.363, down 3.8% from the correspondent period last year. Volkswagen kept the lead, while Tesla overtook Toyota, more than doubling the share with the Model3 best-selling model.
French vehicle market in the second half has recovered the moderate lost reported in the first, ending the 2019 up 1.9%, confirming the great shape under the Macron government. The traditional battle for leadership among Renault and Peugeot ended again with the lion brand in second, while Alfa Romeo and Land Rover were the fastest growing brands.