World’s Car Market up 5.6%. In Top 50 Markets, eleven run for new all-time record.

Following the robust increase posted in September and October (respectively +7.6% and 8.2% from 2012) correlated with a favorable comparison with year ago in China, in November the global car market kept again its pace and the 7.1 million vehicles sold represented an increase of 5.6% over November 2012. Full year will end above 83.0 million.

China euphoric momentum went ahead, with over 2 million vehicles sold or 13.9% up from year ago. China is growing an impressive 14.6% this year and final sales will touch a level never achieved before by a single market, not far from 22 million vehicles.

USA market was pushed ahead by strong economic factors, with GDP growth above expectations and strong recovery in the employment data. Market at 1.24 million was up 8.7% from last year.

Japan surprised with an astonishing performance at 455.765 sales, up 16.0% from year ago, almost closing the gap from last year when market was sustained by government incentives.

In the Top ten, Brazil, Germany, Russia, India and France were down. Looking at annual results, we must consider as in the BRIC markets, only China is going up.

Among biggest markets, Canada, Australia, Saudi Arab, Indonesia and Malaysia are running towards the all-time record, while Thailand is collapsing at a speed of over 30% each month.

The fastest growing market was again the Kazakhstan rose in 38th place, the best ever, with November sales up 61.6% from last year.

The slowest market was Thailand, down 37%.

In the table below, the focus2move exclusive World’s Top 50 Car Markets report:

Rank Nov

Rank   Ytd

Brand

Nov ’13

Ytd Nov

I Half

Q3

Oct

Nov

YTD

1

1

China

2.040.000

19.768.726

12,8%

16,0%

22,0%

13,9%

14,6%

2

2

USA

1.243.852

14.226.679

7,6%

9,0%

10,4%

8,7%

8,3%

3

3

Japan

455.765

4.864.521

-9,2%

1,9%

17,4%

16,0%

-2,3%

4

4

Brazil

288.221

3.241.027

4,7%

-10,1%

-4,1%

-3,0%

-1,5%

5

5

Germany

264.730

2.917.121

-6,7%

1,1%

4,9%

-1,8%

-3,3%

6

6

Russia

231.982

2.512.965

-5,3%

-7,8%

-7,6%

-3,5%

-6,1%

7

8

India

198.459

2.290.001

-10,1%

-2,1%

-0,9%

-8,0%

-7,1%

8

7

UK

182.228

2.362.106

10,1%

11,6%

6,4%

8,4%

10,1%

9

9

France

168.064

1.945.712

-11,0%

-1,2%

2,7%

-4,4%

-7,0%

10

10

Canada

134.018

1.631.007

2,2%

5,8%

7,3%

6,4%

4,0%

11

11

South Korea

132.710

1.395.622

-0,5%

6,5%

0,0%

-6,4%

0,7%

12

12

Italy

111.596

1.298.965

-11,2%

-4,0%

-6,1%

-3,9%

-8,7%

13

16

Mexico

100.423

944.002

8,6%

5,7%

6,1%

9,4%

7,6%

14

14

Indonesia

99.988

1.058.613

12,8%

0,7%

-0,6%

-1,1%

6,7%

15

15

Australia

96.924

1.037.315

6,7%

2,2%

-3,1%

-1,5%

3,8%

16

13

Thailand

93.393

1.211.989

21,4%

-25,5%

-37,7%

-37,0%

-6,1%

17

19

Turkey

79.301

723.496

12,1%

7,6%

-3,2%

10,6%

9,2%

18

20

Saudi Arabia

68.456

722.392

11,4%

9,6%

30,0%

6,0%

11,9%

19

18

Spain

63.943

740.672

-4,8%

8,8%

34,2%

17,8%

2,8%

20

17

Argentina

57.889

862.649

8,7%

18,9%

25,1%

6,1%

12,7%

21

21

Malaysia

52.252

594.167

6,3%

15,3%

4,9%

-2,1%

7,8%

22

23

Iran

50.623

537.546

17,7%

15,8%

38,7%

24,0%

19,7%

23

22

South Africa

47.986

570.696

14,8%

2,9%

-1,9%

-5,2%

7,6%

24

25

Netherlands

44.876

427.575

-34,3%

-6,3%

31,0%

30,7%

-20,7%

25

24

Belgium

35.748

511.412

1,6%

-2,7%

-5,9%

-10,5%

-0,9%

26

28

Taiwan

34.702

340.051

-1,6%

1,8%

14,6%

22,7%

2,8%

27

27

Chile

34.358

340.200

14,4%

10,5%

-7,1%

17,5%

11,3%

28

32

Poland

28.037

300.711

-11,7%

0,8%

6,5%

-8,5%

-6,9%

29

33

Sweden

27.922

276.633

-9,5%

4,6%

3,6%

-1,8%

-4,1%

30

31

Switzerland

27.494

304.710

-11,4%

2,0%

-0,9%

-7,3%

-7,0%

31

26

Algeria

27.312

353.407

13,6%

6,4%

-2,5%

-2,6%

8,8%

32

29

Austria

25.729

326.600

-8,4%

-3,3%

2,5%

-4,2%

-5,9%

33

30

United Arab Emirates

24.921

315.191

18,7%

8,6%

-2,8%

-10,9%

10,8%

34

34

Colombia

22.064

263.490

-12,8%

-0,9%

10,5%

-25,0%

-9,0%

35

37

Philippines

18.276

190.386

36,1%

25,5%

-0,2%

6,0%

25,3%

36

38

Denmark

18.067

189.461

8,0%

-1,7%

9,0%

-2,6%

4,3%

37

40

Egypt

17.521

175.094

14,9%

-25,5%

-16,7%

-6,3%

-2,5%

38

44

Kazakhstan

17.056

146.212

63,5%

69,2%

73,2%

61,6%

66,0%

39

36

Israel

16.691

201.084

2,3%

3,2%

14,3%

17,5%

4,7%

40

35

Ukraine

16.671

210.831

-9,6%

0,4%

-30,8%

-27,6%

-10,9%

41

42

Czech Rep

15.751

160.653

-14,2%

7,7%

-2,9%

1,3%

-6,7%

42

41

Peru

14.976

164.448

11,0%

12,1%

-18,9%

4,7%

7,9%

43

43

Norway

14.394

158.381

3,9%

1,2%

3,6%

0,5%

2,9%

44

45

Kuwait

12.806

139.918

13,3%

12,6%

10,8%

-2,5%

11,2%

45

39

Oman

12.561

185.658

14,7%

-14,3%

-14,8%

-27,8%

-0,9%

46

48

Portugal

10.723

111.825

2,2%

15,8%

23,8%

24,2%

9,1%

47

51

New Zealand

10.388

103.244

9,2%

17,2%

16,5%

24,2%

13,5%

48

47

Ecuador

10.034

116.095

2,0%

9,5%

11,6%

7,9%

5,2%

49

49

Uzbekistan

9.761

107.371

5,0%

5,0%

5,0%

5,0%

5,0%

50

46

Pakistan

9.633

129.430

-8,7%

5,0%

6,1%

5,2%

-3,6%

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