Welcome!

News Feed Item

Passenger Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Market has Shown an Increase of 10% in 2013

ISTANBUL, January 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

While Passenger Car Market Increased 19.48%, Light Commercial Vehicle Market Decreased 14.79%.  

In 2013, Turkey's passenger car and light commercial vehicle total market increased 9.72% in comparison to the last year and presented a number of 853,378. In 2012, a total market sales value of 777,761 was reached.

Passenger car sales went up 19.48% in 2013, in comparison to the last year and became 664,655. In 2012, 556,280 purchases were made.

In 2013, light commercial vehicle market decreased 14.79%, in comparison to the year before, to 188.723. Last year, the sales reached 221,481.

Passenger Car and Light Commercial Vehicle Market has shown an increase of 12.41% in December of 2013.   While Passenger Car Market Increased 25.05%, Light Commercial Vehicle Market Decreased 17.27%.  

In December 2013, passenger car and light commercial vehicle market reached 129,718. In comparison to the total number of 115.400 in December 2012 passenger car and light commercial vehicle market, the sales increased in a ratio of 12.41%.

In December 2013, passenger car sales went up by 25.05% in comparison to the same month of the year before and became 101,199.

Light commercial vehicle sales went down by 17.27% in comparison to December 2012 and had a regression to the number of 28,519.

In 2013, comparison with the previous year, an increase of 21.5% in the sales of passenger cars below 1600cc and 10.8% in the sales of passenger cars over 2000cc was observed. As for the sales of the passenger cars with a 1600-2000cc motor volume, a decrease of 7.9% was observed.

In the domestic market of our country in 2013, 31 electric vehicles below 85kW were sold.

When the average emission values of the passenger car market in 2013 are considered, the passenger cars between 100-120g/km took the largest piece of the pie with a ratio of 35.9% and with a number of 238,816.

In 2013, diesel passenger car sales grabbed a share of 58.8%, while the automatic transmission passenger cars had a share of 38.9%.

In 2013, 86% of the passenger car market segment again consisted of the vehicles in the A, B and C segments whose tax ratios are low. The highest sales numbers according to segments were reached in Segment C with a share of 51.0% (a quantity of 339,034) and according to frame, the most preferred body type was the Sedan (44.6%, a quantity of 296,240).

Passenger car and light commercial vehicle market witnessed an increase of 12.41% in first, 11.84% in second, 7.64% in third and 8.09% in the last quarters of 2013. Passenger car and light commercial vehicle market finished 2013 with an increase of 9.72%. While an increase of 19.48% showed itself in the passenger car market, a reduction of 14.79% in light commercial vehicle market was observed in 2013.

Hayri ERCE, PhD

Executive Coordinator

Automotive Distributors' Association

In 2013, Turkey's passenger car and light commercial vehicle total market has presented a sales number of 853,378. In comparison to the total number of 777,761 in 2012 passenger car and light commercial vehicle market, the sales went up in a ratio of 9,72%.

In December 2013, passenger car and light commercial vehicle total market has presented a number of 129,718. In comparison to the total number of 115.400 in December 2012 passenger car and light commercial vehicle market, the sales increased in a ratio of 12.41%.

Passenger car and light commercial vehicle market, in comparison to the average 10-year December sales, has shown an increase of 34.21%.

Passenger car sales went up 19.48% in 2013, in comparison to the last year and became 664,655. In 2012, the sales reached 556,280.

In December 2013, passenger car sales went up 25.05% in comparison to the same month of the year before and increased to 101,199. Last year, the sales reached 80,926.

The passenger car market, in comparison to the average 10-year December sales, has shown an increase of 61.22%.

The "Seasonally Annual Adjusted Rate" of the passenger car market was around 710,000 for December 2013.

In 2013, the light commercial vehicle market went down by 14.79% in comparison to the last year and had a regression to the number of 188.723. In 2012, the sales reached 221,481.

In December 2013, light commercial vehicle sales decreased 17.27% in comparison to the last year, to 28,519. Last year, the sales reached 34,474.

The light commercial vehicle market, in comparison to the average 10-year December sales, has shown a decrease of 15.83%.

The "Seasonally Annual Adjusted Rate" of the light commercial vehicle market was around 210,000 for December 2013.

When the 2013 period passenger car market is studied in terms of engine volume, the biggest slice of the pie was taken by passenger cars under 1600cc with a ratio of 94.1% and a number of 625,621. Passenger cars between 1600 to 2000cc followed them with a ratio of 5.0% and passenger cars above 2000cc with a ratio of 0.9%. In 2013, comparison with the previous year, an increase of 21.5% in the sales of passenger cars below 1600cc and 10.8% in the sales of passenger cars over 2000cc was observed. As for the sales of the passenger cars with a 1600-2000cc motor volume, a decrease of 7.9% was observed.

In the domestic market of our country in 2013, 31 electric vehicles below 85kW were sold.

      ENGINE
      VOLUME   ENGINE TYPE    End of 2012      End of 2013     Change    SCT   VAT
                             Qty     Share     Qty     Share
    less than
     or equal
    to 1600cc      B/D     514.860  92,55%   625.621   94,13%   21,51%   40%   18%
     1601cc -
    less than
     or equal
    to 2000cc      B/D      35.851   6,44%    33.035    4,97%   -7,85%   80%   18%
     greater
     than or
     equal to
      2001cc       B/D       5.385   0,97%     5.968    0,90%   10,83%  130%   18%
    less than
     or equal
     to 85 kW   ELECTRIC       184   0,03%        31    0,00%  -83,15%    3%   18%
      86kW -
    less than
     or equal
     to 120kW   ELECTRIC         0   0,00%         0    0,00%       -     7%   18%
     greater
     than or
     equal to
      121kW     ELECTRIC         0   0,00%         0    0,00%       -    15%   18%
             Sum           556.280 100,00%   664.655  100,00%   19,48%   TAX RATES


When the 2013 passenger car market is studied in terms of average emission values, passenger cars between 100-120 gr/km have the highest share of 35.9% (238,816) and following this, passenger cars between 120-140 gr/km have a share of 32.5% (216,016).

    CO2 AVERAGE EMISSION
       VALUES (gr/km)       End of 2012       End of 2013      Change
                           Qty     Share      Qty      Share
        < 100 gr/km       18.635    3,35%    56.570    8,51%   203,57%
      greater than or
    equal to 100 - < 120
           gr/km         175.353   31,52%   238.816   35,93%    36,19%
      greater than or
    equal to 120 - < 140
           gr/km         200.322   36,01%   216.016   32,50%     7,83%
      greater than or
    equal to 140 - < 160
           gr/km         117.768   21,17%   116.245   17,49%    -1,29%
      greater than or
     equal to 160 gr/km   44.202    7,95%    37.008    5,57%   -16,28%
            Sum          556.280  100,00%   664.655  100,00%    19,48%


Diesel passenger car sales in 2013 increased 19.6% in comparison to the last year. Diesel share in passenger car sales in 2013, when compared to 2012, have increased from 58.7% to 58.8% (390,730).

         DIESEL           End of 2012           End of 2013       Change
                              Share in the          Share in the
                       Qty      Segment      Qty       Segment
        A (Mini)          55      3,77%         69      2,33%     25,45%
       B (Entry)      95.451     51,54%    127.183     55,41%     33,24%
      C (Compact)    179.709     62,78%    205.820     60,71%     14,53%
       D (Medium)     38.271     57,23%     41.544     57,72%      8,55%
       E (Luxury)     11.281     78,80%     13.873     74,87%     22,98%
    F (Upper Luxury)    1963     90,09%       2241     85,80%     14,16%
          Sum        326.730     58,73%    390.730     58,79%     19,59%


In 2013, automatic transmission passenger car sale shares, in comparison to 2012, increased to 28.4%. Automatic transmission passenger car sale shares 2013, in comparison to last year, increased from 36.2% to 38.9% (a number of 258,312).

         AUTOMATIC
        TRANSMISSION          End of 2012         End of 2013     Change
                                                        Share in
                                  Share in the             the
                           Qty      Segment      Qty     Segment
          A (Mini)           738     50,62%      1.329    44,91%   80,08%
         B (Entry)        40.518     21,88%     49.278    21,47%   21,62%
        C (Compact)       98.040     34,25%    129.601    38,23%   32,19%
         D (Medium)       45.459     67,98%     56.995    79,19%   25,38%
         E (Luxury)       14.314     99,99%     18.498    99,83%   29,23%
      F (Upper Luxury)     2.179    100,00%      2.611    99,96%   19,83%
            Sum          201.248     36,18%    258.312    38,86%   28,36%


In 2013, 86% of the passenger car market segment again consisted of the vehicles in the A, B and C segments whose tax ratios are low. When evaluated according to segments, Segment C with a share of 51.0% has the highest sales volume (339,034) and Segment B follows it with a share of 34.5% (229,547).

In 2013, when evaluated according to frame, most preferred body type was again Sedan (44.6%, a quantity of 296,240). Following Sedan passenger cars, Hatchback frame with a share of 37.9% and a sales volume of 252,179 and SUV with a share of 11.5% and total sales volume of 76,616.

http://www.odd.org.tr

SOURCE Turkey - Automotive Distributers' Association (ODD)

More Stories By PR Newswire

Copyright © 2007 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. Republication or redistribution of PRNewswire content is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of PRNewswire. PRNewswire shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon.

Latest Stories
Blockchain is a shared, secure record of exchange that establishes trust, accountability and transparency across supply chain networks. Supported by the Linux Foundation's open source, open-standards based Hyperledger Project, Blockchain has the potential to improve regulatory compliance, reduce cost and time for product recall as well as advance trade. Are you curious about Blockchain and how it can provide you with new opportunities for innovation and growth? In her session at 20th Cloud Exp...
DevOps is often described as a combination of technology and culture. Without both, DevOps isn't complete. However, applying the culture to outdated technology is a recipe for disaster; as response times grow and connections between teams are delayed by technology, the culture will die. A Nutanix Enterprise Cloud has many benefits that provide the needed base for a true DevOps paradigm.
Most technology leaders, contemporary and from the hardware era, are reshaping their businesses to do software in the hope of capturing value in IoT. Although IoT is relatively new in the market, it has already gone through many promotional terms such as IoE, IoX, SDX, Edge/Fog, Mist Compute, etc. Ultimately, irrespective of the name, it is about deriving value from independent software assets participating in an ecosystem as one comprehensive solution.
DevOps is often described as a combination of technology and culture. Without both, DevOps isn't complete. However, applying the culture to outdated technology is a recipe for disaster; as response times grow and connections between teams are delayed by technology, the culture will die. A Nutanix Enterprise Cloud has many benefits that provide the needed base for a true DevOps paradigm. In his Day 3 Keynote at 20th Cloud Expo, Chris Brown, a Solutions Marketing Manager at Nutanix, will explore t...
SYS-CON Events announced today that CA Technologies has been named "Platinum Sponsor" of SYS-CON's 20th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, New York, and 21st International Cloud Expo, which will take place in November in Silicon Valley, California.
While some vendors scramble to create and sell you a fancy solution for monitoring your spanking new Amazon Lambdas, hear how you can do it on the cheap using just built-in Java APIs yourself. By exploiting a little-known fact that Lambdas aren’t exactly single threaded, you can effectively identify hot spots in your serverless code. In his session at 20th Cloud Expo, David Martin, Principal Product Owner at CA Technologies, will give a live demonstration and code walkthrough, showing how to o...
New competitors, disruptive technologies, and growing expectations are pushing every business to both adopt and deliver new digital services. This ‘Digital Transformation’ demands rapid delivery and continuous iteration of new competitive services via multiple channels, which in turn demands new service delivery techniques – including DevOps. In this power panel at @DevOpsSummit 20th Cloud Expo, moderated by DevOps Conference Co-Chair Andi Mann, panelists will examine how DevOps helps to meet th...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Hitachi, the leading provider the Internet of Things and Digital Transformation, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 20th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Hitachi Data Systems, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd., offers an integrated portfolio of services and solutions that enable digital transformation through enhanced data management, governance, mobility and analytics. We help globa...
DevOps is being widely accepted (if not fully adopted) as essential in enterprise IT. But as Enterprise DevOps gains maturity, expands scope, and increases velocity, the need for data-driven decisions across teams becomes more acute. DevOps teams in any modern business must wrangle the ‘digital exhaust’ from the delivery toolchain, "pervasive" and "cognitive" computing, APIs and services, mobile devices and applications, the Internet of Things, and now even blockchain.
@DevOpsSummit has been named the ‘Top DevOps Influencer' by iTrend. iTred processes millions of conversations, tweets, interactions, news articles, press releases, blog posts - and extract meaning form them and analyzes mobile and desktop software platforms used to communicate, various metadata (such as geo location), and automation tools. In overall placement, @DevOpsSummit ranked as the number one ‘DevOps Influencer' followed by @CloudExpo at third, and @MicroservicesE at 24th.
SYS-CON Events announced today that T-Mobile will exhibit at SYS-CON's 20th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. As America's Un-carrier, T-Mobile US, Inc., is redefining the way consumers and businesses buy wireless services through leading product and service innovation. The Company's advanced nationwide 4G LTE network delivers outstanding wireless experiences to 67.4 million customers who are unwilling to compromise on ...
The age of Digital Disruption is evolving into the next era – Digital Cohesion, an age in which applications securely self-assemble and deliver predictive services that continuously adapt to user behavior. Information from devices, sensors and applications around us will drive services seamlessly across mobile and fixed devices/infrastructure. This evolution is happening now in software defined services and secure networking. Four key drivers – Performance, Economics, Interoperability and Trust ...
The goal of Continuous Testing is to shift testing left to find defects earlier and release software faster. This can be achieved by integrating a set of open source functional and performance testing tools in the early stages of your software delivery lifecycle. There is one process that binds all application delivery stages together into one well-orchestrated machine: Continuous Testing. Continuous Testing is the conveyor belt between the Software Factory and production stages. Artifacts are ...
SYS-CON Events announced today that Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR), an industry leader in automated, scalable and secure networks, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 20th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 6-8, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Juniper Networks challenges the status quo with products, solutions and services that transform the economics of networking. The company co-innovates with customers and partners to deliver automated, scalable and secure network...
All organizations that did not originate this moment have a pre-existing culture as well as legacy technology and processes that can be more or less amenable to DevOps implementation. That organizational culture is influenced by the personalities and management styles of Executive Management, the wider culture in which the organization is situated, and the personalities of key team members at all levels of the organization. This culture and entrenched interests usually throw a wrench in the work...