Uruguayan Vehicles Market in September lost 2.2% with 3.351 sales. Volkswagen - soaring 35% – went back on top of the list, followed by Renault and Suzuki, both declining over 20%. Outstanding performance scored by Citroen, surging 30.6%.
Uruguayan Vehicles Market in 2018 does not recover from the negative trend of previous years, ending the year with 43.815 units sold (-20.3%). Volkswagen is again the market leader, followed by Renault – up 2 spots – and Fiat.
Uruguay Vehicles Sales in 2017 boomed at the second best level ever, up 25.4% from the previous year. Doubling sales, Chevrolet reduced the gap to the leader, Volkswagen, which posted a remarkable +52%.
Uruguay Vehicles Sales in 2016 declined for the third consecutive year, dragged down by the difficult economic situation in Brazil and Argentina. Fiat was the new brand leader.
Uruguay auto market in first half 2016 fell down sharply. However, Fiat took the lead of the brands ranking thank to volumes up over 75%. Volkswagen advanced in second place and Renault boomed.
Uruguay Vehicles Market: Fiat jumped up in first place in March while Suzuki reported a sharp decline breaking down the long series of growing performances. The industry is in sharp difficulties.
Uruguay Vehicles Market in 2016 started finally in positive tone following the sharp decline reported during last year. Chevrolet recovered the market leadership lost last year for the strong Suzuki improvement.
Uruguay Vehicles Market in 2015 fell 16%. Suzuki has taken the market leadership thanks of new models success while Mitsubishi was the fastest growing brand, growing 306% and jumping in fourth place.
Uruguay new cars market fell in double digit during the Q3 2015 hit by negative economic outlook. Suzuki kept growing creating a wide gap over the followers while Chevrolet is losing terrain. Volkswagen was second.
Suzuki dominates the automotive scenario in Uruguay with Celerio and Alto on top of the sales after the first sixth month of the year. The market is struggling losing 8% in the first half.
Uruguay Light Vehicle Sales fell again in Q1 2015. Suzuki jumped on top of the market breaking the traditional Chevrolet dominion gaining over 15% from last year. General Motors is falling down and was out of Top Groups podium.
October 2013 reported a huge increase for the light passenger vehicles market in Uruguay, balancing the deep loss reported in the previous month. However, cumulated sales were moderately up running to post a new all-time record. Fiat shines while Volkswagen struggles.
In August light passenger vehicles market kept growing in Uruguay, as sales were up 6.8% from year ago. The news of the months was the rolling out of the first Emgrand EC7 produced locally by Geely, in the Nordex Plant in Montevideo.
The Automotive industry in Uruguay kept its growing trend in May soaring 18.4% from last year and showing as this year a new all-time record will be achieved, the third in a row. In May Fiat sales boomed with share above 10%.
In April, the car market in Uruguay posted a robust 22.3% increase from last year, hiding the bad performance posted in the previous month. Year-to-date sales were up 8.9%. The market leader, Chevrolet, suffered losing 2.8 points of share.
Following fast start of January, the car market in Uruguay is facing a downturn. In March sales were down 10.3% and the first quarter ended positive only for 4.8%. The Winners so far this year are the European Peugeot and the Chineses Chery -in third – and FAW.
Following the all-time record posted in the 2012, the third yearly record in a string, the car market in Uruguay started the new year with a robust growth, improving 29.6% from last year. Fiat performance was outstanding with share at 8.7%, up 1.7 points.
Posting a 5.3% drop in December, the light passenger vehicle market in Uruguay ended a positive year, with sales up 3.5% from 2011 and touching the new all-time record sales for the third year in a row. Chevrolet in December exploit at 27%.