|Wednesday, 30 August 2017, 15:03 HKT/SGT|
TOKYO, Aug 30, 2017 - (JCN Newswire) - Mazda Motor Corporation's production and sales results for July 2017 are summarized below.
1. Domestic Production
Mazda's domestic production volume in July 2017 increased 1.4% year on year due to increased production of both passenger and commercial vehicles.
Domestic production of key models in July 2017
CX-5: 34,724 units (up 19.2% year on year)
CX-3: 14,280 units (up 49.3% year on year)
Mazda3 (Axela): 12,382 units (down 23.5% year on year)
2. Overseas Production
Mazda's overseas production volume in July 2017 decreased 1.8% year on year, reflecting decreased production of passenger vehicles.
Overseas production of key models in July 2017
Mazda3: 19,529 units (down 11.2% year on year)
Mazda2: 8,278 units (up 3.1% year on year)
Mazda6: 4,056 units (up 1.4% year on year)
II. Domestic sales
Mazda's domestic sales volume in July 2017 increased 5.9% year on year due to increased sales of both passenger and commercial vehicles.
Mazda's registered vehicle market share was 5.1% (up 0.3 points year on year), with a 2.2% share of the micro-mini segment (unchanged year on year) and a 4.1% total market share (up 0.2 points year on year).
Domestic sales of key models in July 2017
Mazda2 (Demio): 4,490 units (down 3.2% year on year)
CX-5: 2,707 units (up 87.1% year on year)
CX-3: 2,063 units (up 52.7% year on year)
Mazda's export volume in July 2017 increased 8.4% year on year due to increased shipments to North America, Europe and other regions.
Exports of key models in July 2017]
CX-5: 32,726 units (up 22.1% year on year)
Mazda3: 13,343 units (up 5.6% year on year)
CX-3: 11,710 units (up 47.8% year on year)
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
Corporate Communications Division
Mazda Motor Corporation, Japan
Aug 30, 2017 15:03 HKT/SGT
Topic: Press release summary
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