TOKYO, Jun 27, 2019 – (JCN Newswire) – Mazda Motor Corporation’s production and sales results for May 2019 are summarized below.
1. Domestic Production
Mazda’s domestic production volume in May 2019 increased 7.0% year on year due to increased production of passenger vehicles.
[Domestic production of key models in May 2019]
CX-5: 37,596 units (up 20.0% year on year)
Mazda3: 13,977 units (up 16.6%)
CX-3: 9,924 units (down 4.3%)
2. Overseas Production
Mazda’s overseas production volume in May 2019 decreased 41.9% year on year due to decreased production of passenger and commercial vehicles.
[Overseas production of key models in May 2019]
Mazda2: 9,724 units (down 0.4% year on year)
Mazda3: 6,366 units (down 74.4%)
CX-4: 3,691 units (down 30.5%)
II. Domestic Sales
Mazda’s domestic sales volume in May 2019 decreased 12.8% year on year due to decreased sales of passenger and commercial vehicles. Mazda’s registered vehicle market share was 4.5% (down 1.0 points year on year), with a 2.1% share of the micro-mini segment (down 0.3 points) and a 3.6% total market share (down 0.8 points).
[Domestic sales of key models in May 2019]
Mazda2 (Demio): 2,727 units (down 22.5% year on year)
CX-5: 2,197 units (down 1.0%)
Mazda3*: 2,142 units (up 76.9%)
* (including Axela)
Mazda’s export volume in May 2019 increased 7.1% year on year due to increased shipments to North America, Europe and other regions.
[Exports of key models in May 2019]
CX-5: 31,439 units (up 15.1% year on year)
Mazda3: 11,380 units (up 15.8%)
CX-3: 8,225 units (down 5.0%)
IV. Global Sales
Mazda’s global sales volume in May 2019 decreased 12.9% year on year due to decreased sales in Japan, the U.S., China and other regions.
[Global sales of key models in May 2019]
CX-5: 38,178 units (down 3.2% year on year)
Mazda3: 27,307 units (down 20.8 %)
Mazda2: 12,949 units (up 0.9%)
Mazda Motor Corporation (TSE: 7261) started manufacturing tools in 1929 and soon branched out into production of trucks for commercial use. In the early 1960s, Mazda launched its first passenger car models and began developing rotary engines. Still headquartered in Hiroshima in western Japan, Mazda today ranks as one of Japan’s leading automakers, and exports cars to the United States and Europe for over 30 years. For more information, please visit www.mazda.com
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