News Releases

 

2018/09/27

Production and Sales

Mazda Production and Sales Results for August 2018 (Flash Report)

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • はてなブックマーク
  • Google+
  • PDF

Mazda Motor Corporation's production and sales results for August 2018 are summarized below.

I. Production

  Breakdown Aug 2018 Jan - Aug 2018
Units YoY
Change (%)
Units YoY
Change (%)
DOMESTIC PRODUCTION Passenger Vehicles 63,727 -7.1 629,827 +2.4
Commercial Vehicles 777 -7.9 7,572 +7.1
Total 64,504 -7.1 637,399 +2.4
OVERSEAS PRODUCTION Passenger Vehicles 41,989 -6.7 385,951 +0.3
Commercial Vehicles 3,399 -0.4 24,935 -10.4
Total 45,388 -6.3 410,886 -0.4
GLOBAL PRODUCTION Passenger Vehicles 105,716 -7.0 1,015,778 +1.6
Commercial Vehicles 4,176 -1.9 32,507 -6.9
Total 109,892 -6.8 1,048,285 +1.3

Note 1): Overseas production figures indicate Mazda-brand units coming off the production line (excluding CKD units). However, non-Mazda-brand passenger vehicles produced at the Mexico plant are included.
Note 2): Global production figures are the sum of domestic and overseas production volumes.

1. Domestic Production

Mazda's total domestic production volume in August 2018 decreased 7.1% year on year due to decreased production of passenger and commercial vehicles.

[Domestic production of key models in August 2018]
CX-5: 26,503 units (down 0.2% year on year)
CX-3: 9,903 units (down 11.9%)
Mazda3 (Axela): 9,210 units (down 13.1%)

2. Overseas Production

Mazda's overseas production volume in August 2018 decreased 6.3% year on year due to decreased production of passenger and commercial vehicles.

[Overseas production of key models in August 2018]
Mazda3: 15,014 units (down 21.7% year on year)
Mazda2: 9,694 units (up 5.3%)
CX-4: 5,313 units (down 14.2%)

II. Domestic sales

  Breakdown Aug 2018 Jan - Aug 2018
Units YoY
Change (%)
Units YoY
Change (%)
DOMESTIC SALES Passenger Vehicles 13,631 +13.8 134,923 +6.6
Commercial Vehicles 1,760 -3.0 15,346 -4.7
Registration Total 11,851 +10.9 120,632 +4.7
Micro-mini Total 3,540 +13.7 29,637 +7.9
Total 15,391 +11.6 150,269 +5.3

Mazda's total domestic sales volume in August 2018 increased 11.6% year on year due to increased sales of passenger vehicles. Mazda's registered vehicle market share was 5.1% (up 0.5 points year on year), with a 2.7% share of the micro-mini segment (up 0.1 points) and a 4.2% total market share (up 0.3 points).

[Domestic sales of key models in August 2018]
Mazda2 (Demio): 4,010 units (up 7.2% year on year)
CX-5: 2,105 units (down 16.6%)
CX-8: 1,393 units

III. Exports

  Breakdown Aug 2018 Jan - Aug 2018
Units YoY
Change (%)
Units YoY
Change (%)
EXPORTS Passenger Vehicles 57,387 -9.3 528,040 +3.7
North America 17,541 -29.2 196,977 +8.8
Europe 17,356 +34.3 135,818 -2.2
Oceania 5,713 -10.7 51,078 -2.7
Others 16,777 -12.5 144,167 +5.2
Total 57,387 -9.3 528,040 +3.7

Mazda's export volume in August 2018 decreased 9.3% year on year, reflecting decreased shipments to North America, Oceania and other regions.

[Exports of key models in August 2018]
CX-5: 24,486 units (down 7.1% year on year)
CX-3: 10,072 units (up 3.9%)
Mazda3: 9,590 units (down 3.3%)