Sep, 27 2019 18:09 JST

Source: Honda

Honda Sets Monthly Records for Automobile Production in China


TOKYO, Sep, 27 2019 - (JCN Newswire) - Honda Motor Co., Ltd. today announced a summary of automobile production, Japan domestic sales, and export results for the month of August 2019.






Production in Japan for the month of August 2019 experienced a year-on-year increase for the fifth consecutive month (since April 2019).

Production in regions outside of Japan experienced a year-on-year decrease for the first time in two months (since June 2019).

Worldwide production experienced a year-on-year decrease for the first time in two months (since June 2019).

Total domestic automobile sales in the Japanese market for the month of August 2019 experienced a year-on-year increase for the fifth consecutive month (since April 2019).

New vehicle registrations experienced a year-on-year increase for the fifth consecutive month (since April 2019).

Sales of mini-vehicles experienced a year-on-year increase for the fifth consecutive month (since April 2019), setting record high sales for the month of August.

Vehicle registrations - excluding mini-vehicles

FREED was the industry's seventh best-selling car among new vehicle registrations for the month of August 2019 with sales of 7,000 units.

Mini-vehicles - under 660cc

N-BOX was the industry's top-selling car in the mini-vehicle category for the month of August 2019 with sales of 18,282 units. N-WGN was the industry's sixth best-selling car with sales of 6,958 units.


About Honda
Honda Motor Co., Ltd. (TSE:7267 / NYSE:HMC / LSE:HNDA) is one of the leading manufacturers of automobiles and power products and the largest manufacture of motorcycles in the world. Honda has always sought to provide genuine satisfaction to people worldwide. The result is more than 120 manufacturing facilities in 30 countries worldwide, producing a wide range of products, including motorcycles, ATVs, generators, marine engines, lawn and garden equipment and automobiles that bring the company into contact with over 19 million customers annually.

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