Mexican car and truck assembly plants pumped out 147,558 vehicles in April, a 20.5% rise from like-1999's 122,461 (see data p.6). Output for export accounted for most of that gain, rising 27.4% to 109,749 units. But production for domestic consumption also was up, increasing 4.0% to 37,809. Among the volume makers, only DaimlerChrysler de Mexico S.A. experienced a decline, as total production fell 2.1% on a 53.9% dip in cars. The company continues to ramp up PT Cruiser, volume of which ...
Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)
"Mexico Car, Truck Output Up Combined 20.5%" 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!
Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.