Market Reports

May 2009 sales in detail

May 2009 sales in detail

Excludes commercial vehicles such as lorries, buses, panel vans and prime movers Exora helped lift Proton sales by 28%, well above the overall increase of around 8% 308 was best-selling Peugeot in May RX350 is the best-selling Lexus this year Mercedes-Benz S-Class outsells BMW 7-Series by a significant margin ? […]

April sales in detail

April sales in detail

Data excludes commercial vehicles such as lorries, panel vans and buses? Naza and Kia registered higher sales in a month when many brands had lower sales ? 480 units of the new Proton Exora were delivered in April Toyota Rush sales have dropped significantly in 2009 and it’s not even […]

Q1 2009 SALES IN DETAIL

Q1 2009 SALES IN DETAIL

Chart above shows Total Industry Volumes including commercial vehicles Chart above covers only sales of passenger cars, pick-ups, window vans, MPVs and SUVs. Does not include commercial vehicles such as buses, heavy trucks and panel vans ? Comparison between Q1 2009 and Q1 1999. Volumes shown includes all types of […]

MARKET REPORT FOR JANUARY

MARKET REPORT FOR JANUARY

The Total Industry Volume started off 2009 with a 5.1% decline in sales compared to December 2008 and 17.5% lower than January 2008 The Proton Saga overtook the Viva in January to take second place behind the Perodua Myvi Honda Malaysia had its best month of sales since being established […]

The bestsellers of 2008

The bestsellers of 2008

It was a ‘rollercoaster’ year but during the second half of 2008, the market was clearly contracting Above volumes exclude commercial vehicles such as lorries, buses and panel vans The new Saga sold exceptionally well and captured some market share from Perodua for Proton although the Myvi and Viva sold […]

Market Report for November 2008

Market Report for November 2008

Data excludes commercial vehicles such as buses, panels vans and lorries 90 units of the Mazda CX9 have been sold since its launch 6 months ago S40 is the best-selling Volvo this year After the Saga, the Persona is Proton’s second best-selling model in Malaysia The Arena pick-up which was […]

Market report for October

Market report for October

October sales dipped 26% and were the lowest this year Data excludes commercial vehicles such as lorries, panel vans and buses 407 units of the Perodua Nautica have been sold since it went on sale in late May Captiva SUV is the best-selling Chevrolet with 501 units sold this year […]

Bestsellers of 2008

Bestsellers of 2008

The Myvi is the best-selling model in Malaysia, accounts for 51% of Perodua sales New?Saga has boosted Proton sales substantially this year, accounting for 43% of all new Protons sold Insufficient supplies of Saga have prevented Proton from catching up with Perodua so far. In 2009, perhaps the gap will […]

Bestsellers of 2008 (first 6 months)

Bestsellers of 2008 (first 6 months)

After a positive upwards trend during the second half of 2007, the Malaysian Automotive Association (MAA) was optimistic enough to forecast almost 5% growth in the Total Industry Volume (TIV) for 2008, to 510,000 units. It seemed that the tough times were behind and the industry could once again accelerate […]

The market after 4 months

The market after 4 months

Other than the usual dip in February due to a short selling month, new vehicle sales have been on the rise this year and up till the end of April, cumulative numbers have been higher than the forecast by the MAA Though motoring costs are expected to rise this year, […]