Mauritius Cars sales surged 32.1% in 2018 with 11.106 units sold. Nissan conquered the market crown with an outstanding 89.4%, followed Toyota and the previous year's leader Kia. The worst performance was signed by Mitsubishi, dropping in 6th place.
Mauritius Cars sales in the 2017 declined 6% from the record level hit in the previous year. Koreans Kia and Hyundai boomed volume landing in the top two positions taking market control ahead of former leaders, Toyota and Nissan.
Mauritius new cars sales fell down during the first half 2016 hit by low economy and negative future expectations mainly related to the negotiations with EU for new EPA..
Mauritius Automotive Industry background and heritage report shows the level achieved in 2013 by the country, an island nation in the Indian Ocean about 2.000 kilometres off the southeast coast of the African continent, helping to figure out one of the African Country with highest per capita incomes.