Costa Rica Cars Sales in First Half of 2016 improved in double digit.

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Costa Rica Cars Sales in First Half of 2016 improved in double digit. Toyota led again the market, Nissan showed a robust performance and Ford grew over 50% gaining the fifth place.

Market Outlook

Costa Rica’s economy likely expanded at another robust rate in Q2, due to the high growth rates of economic activity recorded in all three months of the quarter. The likely expansion in the whole quarter was mainly driven by strong improvements in the financial sector, although the agricultural sector picked up and grew at the fastest rate in a year in May.

The Costa Rica’s vehicles market in the first half of the year was positive with the total vehicles passenger at 30.597 units, up 16.8% compared to the first semester of the 2015.

Competitive Arena

Toyota was again the best manufacturers with 4.290 sales (+5.8%) and 14.0% of market share, followed by Nissan with 2.758 (+29.8%) and the Koreans Hyundai with 2.749 (+21.1%).

Kia was fourth with 2.654 (+19.5%) ahead of Ford with 2.160 (+50.2%).

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 June Rank H1 2016 Brand Sales June Sales H1 2016 Var June Var H1 2016 Share June Share H1 2016
1 1 Toyota 699 4.290 9,0% 5,8% 14,3% 14,0%
4 2 Nissan 486 2.758 49,5% 29,8% 9,9% 9,0%
2 3 Hyundai 556 2.749 58,9% 21,1% 11,3% 9,0%
5 4 Kia 432 2.654 16,8% 19,5% 8,8% 8,7%
3 5 Ford 533 2.160 77,7% 50,2% 10,9% 7,1%
7 6 Isuzu 225 2.145 -45,8% -12,0% 4,6% 7,0%
6 7 Chevrolet 262 1.444 43,2% 23,6% 5,3% 4,7%
10 8 Mitsubishi 115 998 -4,2% 16,6% 2,3% 3,3%
9 9 Jeep 125 972 31,6% 21,4% 2,6% 3,2%
33 10 Hino 20 954 -84,4% 24,3% 0,4% 3,1%

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