Honda Motor Co., Ltd. today announced a summary of automobile production, Japan domestic sales, and export results for the month of November 2020.

World Production

 November 2020YOYJan.- Nov.
2020
YOY
Japan64,843122.5%668,01484.3%
Outside of Japan392,828109.7%3,302,57782.3%
North America139,823103.3%1,333,19077.7%
(USA)89,138105.8%890,49278.3%
Europe8,490104.4%64,05562.3%
Asia231,902 *115.9%1,811,31688.8%
(China)183,487 *120.0%1,456,124102.5%
Others12,61386.7%94,01660.2%
Total457,671111.4%3,970,59182.6%

* Record high for the month of November

-Production in Japan experienced a year-on-year increase for the third consecutive month.
-Production in regions outside of Japan experienced a year-on-year increase for the third consecutive month.
-Worldwide production experienced a year-on-year increase for the third consecutive month.

Sales in the Japanese Market

 November 2020YOYJan.- Nov.
2020
YOY
Total51,640116.2%573,67084.0%
Registrations23,472116.1%272,78980.3%
Mini-vehicles28,168116.3%300,88187.6%

-Total Japanese sales experienced a year-on-year increase for the second consecutive month.
-New vehicle registrations experienced a year-on-year increase for the second consecutive month.
-Sales of mini-vehicles experienced a year-on-year increase for the second consecutive month.
-Fit was the industry’s eighth best-selling car among new vehicle registrations for the month of November 2020 with sales of 7,161 units. Freed was the industry’s nineth best-selling car among new vehicle registrations for the month of November 2020 with sales of 6,864 units.
-N-BOX was the industry’s top-selling car in the mini-vehicle category for the month of November 2020 with sales of 15,685 units.

Exports from Japan

 November 2020YOYJan.- Nov.
2020
YOY
Total6,994111.1%86,85370.0%
North America14615.2%5,57320.6%
(USA)14515.1%4,92418.7%
Europe5,884135.0%67,07985.7%
Asia681136.5%6,78073.3%
Others28359.0%7,42178.9%

Total exports from Japan experienced a year-on-year increase for the first time in three months.

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