New Zealand vehicles sales crumbled 33.3% in May, with 12.257 units sold. Toyota and Ford dropped down over 40% and heavy losses were registered within all Top 10 brands, except for Honda up 2%. Despite the awful performance, Mitsubishi entered the podium, pulled by the Triton.
Argentina Auto Sales in May is free-falling, registering -58% with 34.239 units sold. Volkswagen holds the crown, but still losing in double-digit as the other Top10's brands. Indeed, Peugeot (-65.2%) is the worst performer. Renault holds 15.2% of market share, falling 54.8%.
South Africa best selling cars year-to-date ranking in the 2019 showed the Volkswagen Polo on the top despite losing 7.7% from the previous year, while also the Toyota Hilux is strongly falling (-10%). Impressive performance registered by the Ford Ecosport (+248.4%).
World Best Selling Pick Up ranking in the 2018 led again by large American style models, while the best compact pickup is the “king of the desert”, the Toyota Hilux. Impressive performances were registered by the Toyota Tacoma and the Chevrolet Colorado, joining into the Top 10.
South Africa best selling cars ranking in the 2018 with the Volkswagen Polo leader of the market, ahead of the Toyota Hilux and the Ford Ranger. Great performances were reported by the Nissan NP200, the Hyundai Grand i10 and the Toyota Yaris.
New Zealand vehicles sales hit in the 2018 the 5th all time record in a row with 169.786 sales, up1.8%. The market was sustained by a still growing economy and should keep the pace in the 2019. The leader Toyota gained 17.8% of share while Honda was the fastest brand, up 16%.
Argentina Auto Sales in 2018 collapsed - down 11.5% - after the great performance registered of previous year. Volkswagen was the market leader, while Toyota managed the first 1-2 ever with the Hilux and the Etios.
Senegal vehicles sector in 2017 scored the new best ever figure as far as new vehicles sales, with both light and heavy vehicles segment at their best. Albeit losing sales, Toyota confirmed the leadership ahead of Mitsubishi while French makes are growing.
Ugandan vehicles market has further lost terrain during the 2017, albeit improved economic and business conditions. The absence of legislation to limit the import of very old used vehicles stops any stable new vehicles market development opportunity.
World Best Selling Pick Up 2017 ranking led by a record Ford F-Series, first time over the 1 million units. Globally pick up sales excited the 6 million units, first time ever, representing 48% of LCVs segment. USA, China and Canada are the biggest markets.
Nigeria New Vehicles collapsed in the 2017 losing two-third of 2016 volume and landing at 11.000 - including HCVs - almost one fifth of 2014 record. The market is in an embarrassing chaos, with huge cost for import and no room for local production.
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.
Argentina Auto Sales 2017 hit the second best level ever, improving 29.8% from the previous year. Next year outlook is still positive and the market could hit the 1 million units, for the first time. Volkswagen dominates with a save gap over Chevrolet.
Senegal vehicle market 2016 had been positive growing 5.5% but not yet taking the pace towards the expected real development, as the import of used vehicles remains the fundamental source for local vehicles parc. Toyota is leader.
Uganda Auto Sales 2016 were down from the previous year record. However, the car fleet keeps growing fueled by a great number of pre-owned vehicles imported. Market leader is Toyota the only one over 1.000 sales.