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GCC Best Selling Cars. The Top 50 in 2017

GCC Best Selling Cars ranking in the 2017 dominated by Toyota, placing five models out of the top sixth. The pick up Hilux is the number 1, followed by the Land Cruiser and the Camry. Nissan Patrol the first non-Toyota and the only model within top 10 gaining volume 

February 11, 2018

GCC Vehicles Market. Data and Trend, 2012-2017

GCC Vehicles Market in the 2017 lost 17.8% falling at 1.1 million units, down 0.7 million from the 2015 all time record. The region will keep suffer in the 2018, when customer price increase generated by VAT introduction will penalize vehicles and fuel prices. 

February 11, 2018

Oman 2017. Nissan shines in a market down 6%

Oman Auto market lost 6.6% in the 2017, the third lost in a row, with the lowest lost within the GCC area. Fear for VAT introduction pushed up market, before implementation was postponed at 2019, for technical reasons. Nissan shines in second place.

February 2, 2018

Oman 2016. Toyota down 50% share in a falling market

Oman Vehicles Sales 2016 dropped down at the lowest level in the last sixth years hit by economic crisis and budget constrain. However, the market leader, Toyota, has lost over the average losing the 50% share quota

February 16, 2017

Oman market report. Q3 2016

Oman Cars Market in Q3 decreased in double figure due to the severe drop in oil revenues and economic delay. Toyota retained uncontested the leadership with Hilux, Land Cruiser, Land Cruiser P/U on top.

November 27, 2016

Oman Vehicles Market down 2% in 2014.

Oman Vehicles Market down 2% in 2014 hit by disappointing performance scored by Nissan and Kia. New protagonists are growing in the market with Renault and BMW shining.

March 22, 2015

Oman Vehicle Market was flat in the first half 2014.

Oman Vehicle Market was flat in the first half 2014 with strong performance from many Japanese brands, leaded by Toyota, a part a surprisingly weak Nissan, despite the success of new Patrol. The trend should keep horizontal for this year.

September 9, 2014

Q1 2014 Saudi Automotive industry rose 3%. Geely was down.

Q1 2014 Saudi Automotive industry rose 3%. Albeit this was the best ever first quarter for this market, local observers were disappointed by a lowered demand fearing for a possible data consolidation during the upcoming months.

June 13, 2014

Q1 2014 Oman Automotive industry in World’s 35th place.

Q1 2014 Oman Automotive industry rose 1% confirming its position as 35th global car market achieved with an impressive series of growing years. Still positive economic outlook will further push car demand up in the next months.

June 12, 2014

Q1 2014 Bahrain car market was sparkling. Land Rover shines.

Q1 2014 Bahrain car market was sparkling and the fastest growing in the Gulf area, with light passenger’s vehicles sales grew 21.4% above 15.000 units, the best ever first quarter. Toyota pushed hard accelerating sales gaining terrain on all players.

June 11, 2014

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