Thailand’s new-vehicle sales slid 10.2% in May, primarily due to the Japanese parts-supply disruption, for the first year-on-year drop in 21 months to 55,851 units. Toyota Thailand, which collates sales for the local industry, says the decline was caused by lower production at several Japanese auto plants after the home country’s earthquake and tsunami in March damaged many parts and component makers. Thai new-car sales tumbled 15.2% in May to 23,576 units. Commercial-vehicle ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Thai New-Vehicle Sales Slide in May, But Still Ahead of Year-Ago" 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 pricing and subscription information please contact
Lisa Williamson by email: or phone: (248) 799-2642

Current subscribers, please login or CLICK for support information.

Already registered? here.