Emirates Automotive Market disappointed our observers in January with sales dropped 15%, well above our expectations, keeping to fall despite having lost over 40% of volume in recent years. Toyota & Lexus among the worst performers while Nissan, Mitsubishi and BMW were positive.
Emirates Automotive Market reported in the 2018 the third fall in a row with 247.652 sales (-10.9%), down almost 40% from the 2015 record. Market is hit by austerity measures, reduced public investment and price increase, related to VAT introduction. The market leader Toyota at the lower share in the decade.
Emirates vehicles market in 2017 has lost 11.3% reducing the annual lost in the Q4 when consumers have anticipated purchases, before VAT 5% introduction in January. 2018 perspectives are negative despite the strong growth of non-oil sector.
Emirates Auto Sales 2016 dropped down more than any other Top market in the World, hit by weak demand both from real internal demand and trading sector. All manufacturers fell down, but Infiniti and Jaguar.
Emirates vehicles sales collapsed in the first half 2016 albeit the country had managed to minimize the effects of low oil prices. Pushed up by last generation of Land Cruiser, Toyota kept the reign.
UAE best selling cars 2015 ranking dominated again by Toyota models despite losing two places in the podium and the leadership. The market hit the all time record again.
UAE Vehicles Market in 2015 hit the new all time record, the second in a row ranking as the World's 27th. However in the Q4 sales were reported heavily down as demand for re-export was hit by economic restrictions.
UAE new cars sales kept booming in the first half 2015 albeit the sharp fall of oil price in the international market. Toyota improved sales 12% keeping share on market above 30%..
UAE Vehicle Market kept momentum ending at best half ever with Toyota still dominating albeit arrival of new comers. The Chinese Chery started operation in last quarter while BMW kept the amazing trend booming sales from last year.
UAE car market rose 16% in March 2014 ending the best first quarter sales ever and posting the 32th year on year winning month in a row started in August 2011. Launching new Patrol, Nissan gained terrain towards any players.
Accordingly with data collected by focus2move with local operators and media, UAE light passenger vehicles market in 2013 achieved the record volume of 362.838 sales, a robust increase of 16.6% from 2012.
United Arab Emirates car market in July 2013 rose 23.2% from year ago despite a strong grey market trend. Year to date sales grew 19%, projecting the market at highest ever annual volume. Toyota shines with five models in top five.
United Arab Emirates car market in June 2013 grew 12.3% from year ago moving the first half sales at the new all-time record volume, up 18.7% from 2012. While Hyundai in second place reduced the gap from Toyota, Audi boomed sales pushed by Q7 demand.
United Arab Emirates car market hit the best January ever, growing 26.7% from last year, keeping the pace from previous tremendous growing trend. In January, Mitsubishi posted an outstanding performance with share increased at 8.3%.
The United Arab Emirates car market ended the 2012 with a new great performance posted in December, when it was up 26.6%. Full Year 2012 volume soared 27.8% from the previous year. Toyota hit for the first time ever the 100.000 sales in the market.
The United Arab Emirates car market is one of the world's healthiest and November data confirmed the trend with sales booming 32% from last year. While Toyota was stable on top, Mitsubishi climbed in 3rd thanks to Pajero performance.
In October 2012, the United Arab Emirates car market posted the 18th Y.o.Y. increase in a row, growing 13%. YTD sales were up 27.5%. The Porsche Cayenne was the best luxury car sold, surging in 22nd place, the best world's ranking for a Porsche.