Mexican car and truck production totaled 145,388 units in April, down 0.5% from the 146,152 vehicles built during like-2000 (see data p.6) — the first dip since October 1999. However, the slight decline indicates Mexico's export-based economy is holding up fairly well, considering the instability of top trading partner, the U.S. Builds bound for foreign markets dropped 1.9% in April compared to year-ago (110,640 vs. 112,831), but are running 3.7% ahead of like-2000 totals on a year-to-date ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Drop in Mexican Output First Since 1999" 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
Amber McLincha by email: amclincha@wardsauto.com or phone: (248) 799-2622
 

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.