North American light-vehicle capacity utilization ended 2014 the highest since WardsAuto started tracking the data, with 2015 forecast to do better. The year ended strongly with both Q3 and Q4 posting year-over-year gains after a Q2 decline that was the first in 10 quarters. Fourth-quarter 2014 utilization totaled 95.9%, up from like-2013’s 94.3%. Initially, 2014’s three months were expected to finish below the same year-ago period’s 94.3%, but production was slightly ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"North American 2015 LV Capacity Utilization to Top Record 2014 Results" is part of the paid WardsAuto Premium content. You must log in with Premium credentials in order to access this article. Premium paid subscribers also gain access to:

  All of WardsAuto's reliable, in-depth industry reporting and analysis
  Hundreds of downloadable data tables including:
  •   Global sales and production data by country
  •   U.S. model-line inventory data
  •   Engine and equipment installation rates
  •   WardsAuto's North America Plant by Platform forecast
  •   Product Cycle chart
  •   Interrelationships among major OEMs
  •   Medium- and heavy-duty truck volumes
   •  Historical data and much more!


For WardsAuto.com pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: lwilliamson@wardsauto.com or phone: (248) 799-2642
 

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.