Suzuki October 2020 Automobile Production, Sales, and Export Figures (Preliminary)

Production

October
2020
(units)
Year-on-YearYear-on-Year TrendsJan.–Oct.
2020
(units)
Year-on-YearApr.–Oct.
2020
(units)
Year-on-Year
Global production304,196127.1%Up for the third consecutive month2,033,38579.5%1,267,46674.5%
Japan production91,760111.3%Up for the fifth consecutive month747,82896.2%499,65394.9%
Overseas production212,436135.4%Up for the second consecutive month1,285,55772.2%767,81365.4%
India182,475152.9%Up for the third consecutive month1,045,56076.1%633,07369.8%
Others29,96179.6%Down for the 15th consecutive month239,99759.3%134,74050.2%
  • *Japan production: Complete built-up (CBU) units that include OEM units + complete knocked-down (CKD) units
  • *Overseas production: Units completed at overseas plants that exclude CKD units from Japan
  • Global production:
    Marked the record-high production for October owing to increase in Japan and Maruti-Suzuki India.
  • Japan production:
    Increased year-on-year owing to increase in production for both domestic and exports.
  • Overseas production:
    Marked the record-high production for October owing to record-high production for October in India.

Sales

October
2020
(units)
Year-on-YearYear-on-Year TrendsJan.–Oct.
2020
(units)
Year-on-YearApr.–Oct.
2020
(units)
Year-on-Year
Global sales277,064111.3%Up for the third consecutive month1,934,51377.3%1,242,63775.0%
Japan sales53,327107.9%Up for the fourth consecutive month522,59688.1%335,22487.7%
Minivehicles45,530107.3%Up for the fourth consecutive month432,93088.7%279,96388.8%
Standard
and small
vehicles
7,797111.8%Up for the first time in two months89,66685.0%55,26182.6%
Overseas sales223,737112.2%Up for the third consecutive month1,411,91773.9%907,41371.2%
India166,825117.9%Up for the fourth consecutive month951,73176.4%598,35573.2%
Others56,91298.3%Down for the first time in two months460,18669.2%309,05867.5%
  • *Minivehicle: Small-sized car unique to Japan with an overall length of 3.4m or less, an overall width of 1.48m or less, an overall height of 2m or less, and an engine displacement of 660cc or less.
  • *Standard and small vehicle: Car that exceeds the above minivehicle specification.
  • *Overseas sales: Preliminary-based prospect
  • Global sales:
    Marked the record-high sales for October owing to increase in Japan and India.
  • Japan sales:
    Increased year-on-year owing to increase in sales of both minivehicles and standard and small vehicles.
  • Overseas sales:
    Marked the record-high sales for October owing to record-high single month sales in India.

Exports

October
2020
(units)
Year-on-YearYear-on-Year TrendsJan.–Oct.
2020
(units)
Year-on-YearApr.–Oct.
2020
(units)
Year-on-Year
Exports19,035138.9%Up for the fifth consecutive month151,600107.6%101,929107.9%
  • *Total of exported CBU units + CKD units.
  • Overall exports increased year-on-year owing to increase in exports to areas including Europe.

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