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September sales of Japanese brands’ A-class cars up 89.7 percent

BEIJING – Sales of Japanese brands’ locally produced A-class cars in China reached 114,696 units in September, up 89.7 percent on a yearly basis, and their market share was up by 5.7 percentage points to 17.71 percent.

Nissan stood out among these Japanese brands in the segment by the sales of 57,338 units, up 8.6 percent. Honda and Toyota took the second and third positions with the sales of 25,094 and 24,552 units, up 141.4 and up 107.8 percent, respectively.

In the first nine months of this year, Japanese brand sales in the segment came up to 832,034 units, up 0.8 percent, and their market share was down by 3.6 percentage points to 16.8 percent compared to the same period of last year.

Nissan A-class car sales during the period were 395,974 units with an increase of 7 percent. Toyota sales were 214,642 units, up 4 percent and Honda 151,466 units, up 10.2 percent. 

Sales of Japanese brands’ A-class car models in Sep. 2013 (in units)

Maker

Brand

Model

Sep. 2013

% Change (YOY)

Jan.- Sep. 2013

% Change (YOY)

Dongfeng-Nissan

Nissan

Sylphy

27,092

175.6

169,350

106.1

Dongfeng-Nissan

Nissan

Tiida

15,045

87.2

95,682

-16.8

FAW-Toyota

Toyota

New Corolla

13,110

127.1

109,952

-5.4

FAW-Toyota

Toyota

Corolla

11,377

90.1

103,581

16.3

GAC-Honda

Honda

Crider

11,114

N/A

27,436

N/A

Dongfeng-Nissan

Nissan

Sunny

9,912

16.2

88,807

-16.2

GAC-Honda

Honda

City

7,603

12.2

74,932

-5.3

Dongfeng- Honda

Honda

Civic

6,377

76.4

49,098

-15.8

Chang’an-Suzuki

Suzuki

Tianyu

3,149

21.6

25,118

-34.4

Dongfeng-Nissan

Nissan

Livina

2,970

18.8

20,403

-41.5

Chang’an-Mazda

Mazda

Mazda 3 Xingchi

2,709

3.1

24,612

-34.9

Dongfeng-Nissan

Nissan

Livina Jinyue

2,319

25.4

21,732

-31.6

South creasehseast

Mitsubishi

Lancer EX

820

-10.6

9,271

-42.2

Chang’an-Mazda

Mazda

Mazda 3

778

-34.5

7,525

-57.7

Southeast

Mitsubishi

Lancer

256

39.1

3,426

87.8

FAW-Toyota

Toyota

Prius

65

14.0

1,109

7.4

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