Production of cars and trucks in Mexico hit 180,221 units in August, an increase of 32.2% from the 136,319 vehicles made in like-1999 (see data p.6). An 8.0% decrease in output for domestic sale was easily overwhelmed by a large increase in export production, which rose 50.9% compared to year-ago (140,438 vs. 93,079). It's the first month of 2000 that outturn for local consumption declined vs. previous year results, and it is recorded despite vehicle sales increasing 27.3% in August to ...

Premium Content (PAID Subscription Required)

"Printer-friendly" 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.