Imports Japan 2014

Auto imports to Japan,  2014
December January – December
2014 Share 2013 YoY 2014 Share 2013 YoY
Volkswagen Grp 12,021 33.0% 11,601 3.6% 104,785 31.2% 101,330 3.4%
VW 7,449 20.5% 7,728 -3.6% 67,438 20.1% 67,282 0.2%
Audi 3,483 9.6% 3,173 9.8% 31,413 9.4% 28,676 9.5%
Porsche 1,043 2.9% 612 70.4% 5,385 1.6% 4,869 10.6%
Lamborghini 15 0.0% 14 7.1% 187 0.1% 190 -1.6%
Bentley 28 0.1% 72 -61.1% 317 0.1% 293 8.2%
Bugatti 2 0.0% 3 -33.3%
Scania 3 0.0% 2 50.0% 43 0.0% 17 152.9%
BMW Group 8,269 22.7% 7,593 8.9% 63,823 19.0% 63,361 0.7%
BMW 5,820 16.0% 5,681 2.4% 45,645 13.6% 46,037 -0.9%
BMW MINI 2,403 6.6% 1,851 29.8% 17,596 5.2% 16,982 3.6%
BMW Alpina 31 0.1% 43 -27.9% 428 0.1% 226 89.4%
Rolls Royce 15 0.0% 18 -16.7% 154 0.0% 116 32.8%
Daimler Group 7,357 20.2% 6,363 15.6% 61,958 18.4% 55,036 12.6%
Mercedes-Benz 7,304 20.1% 6,237 17.1% 60,839 18.1% 53,731 13.2%
smart 51 0.1% 126 -59.5% 1,114 0.3% 1,298 -14.2%
Maybach 1 0.0% 5 -80.0%
Unimog 2 0.0% 4 0.0% 2 100.0%
FCA 2,201 6.0% 2,252 -2.3% 20,807 6.2% 18,701 11.3%
Fiat 532 1.5% 848 -37.3% 7,289 2.2% 7,007 4.0%
Jeep 687 1.9% 592 16.0% 6,692 2.0% 4,929 35.8%
Alfa Romeo 375 1.0% 470 -20.2% 2,661 0.8% 3,148 -15.5%
Chrysler 118 0.3% 136 -13.2% 1,292 0.4% 1,781 -27.5%
Dodge 38 0.1% 51 -25.5% 504 0.2% 721 -30.1%
Ferrari 75 0.2% 53 41.5% 561 0.2% 544 3.1%
Maserati 183 0.5% 99 84.8% 1,407 0.4% 491 186.6%
Lancia 1 0.0% 3 -66.7% 38 0.0% 77 -50.6%
Autobianchi 2 0.0% 7 0.0% 3 133.3%
ABARTH 190 0.5% 356 0.1%
PSA 979 2.7% 973 0.6% 8,117 2.4% 8,917 -9.0%
Peugeot 684 1.9% 651 5.1% 5,710 1.7% 5,970 -4.4%
Citroen 209 0.6% 322 -35.1% 2,321 0.7% 2,947 -21.2%
DS 86 0.2% 86 0.0%
JLR 395 1.1% 345 14.5% 4,298 1.3% 4,414 -2.6%
Land Rover 260 0.7% 264 -1.5% 3,225 1.0% 3,422 -5.8%
Jaguar 135 0.4% 81 66.7% 1,073 0.3% 992 8.2%
GM 209 0.6% 223 -6.3% 2,377 0.7% 2,820 -15.7%
Cadillac 95 0.3% 91 4.4% 968 0.3% 1,277 -24.2%
Chevrolet 100 0.3% 112 -10.7% 1,253 0.4% 1,311 -4.4%
Hummer 3 0.0% 2 50.0% 36 0.0% 91 -60.4%
GMC 10 0.0% 13 -23.1% 92 0.0% 110 -16.4%
Pontiac 1 0.0% 1 13 0.0% 12 8.3%
Buick 4 -100.0% 10 0.0% 18 -44.4%
GMDAT 1 -100.0%
DAEWOO 2 0.0%
Opel 2 0.0%
Saturn 1 0.0%
Hyundai/Kia 3 0.0% 8 -62.5% 92 0.0% 70 31.4%
Hyundai 3 0.0% 8 -62.5% 92 0.0% 66 39.4%
Kia 4 -100.0%
Nissan 1,321 3.6% 1,755 -24.7% 23,344 6.9% 35,683 -34.6%
Volvo 1,344 3.7% 1,714 -21.6% 13,520 4.0% 17,149 -21.2%
Toyota 1,000 2.7% 1,174 -14.8% 16,446 4.9% 16,159 1.8%
Mitsubishi 276 0.8% 567 -51.3% 5,598 1.7% 12,430 -55.0%
Ford 371 1.0% 456 -18.6% 4,783 1.4% 4,189 14.2%
Renault 452 1.2% 466 -3.0% 4,662 1.4% 3,772 23.6%
Suzuki 33 -100.0% 330 0.1% 1,257 -73.7%
Lotus 19 0.1% 21 -9.5% 321 0.1% 305 5.2%
Aston Martin 18 0.0% 22 -18.2% 168 0.1% 209 -19.6%
Mclaren 10 0.0% 7 42.9% 88 0.0% 84 4.8%
Honda 3 0.0% 3 46 0.0% 63 -27.0%
Rover 3 0.0% 6 -50.0% 38 0.0% 48 -20.8%
Morgan 2 0.0% 2 21 0.0% 33 -36.4%
MG 11 0.0% 17 -35.3%
Saab 1 0.0% 1 5 0.0% 6 -16.7%
PROTON 1 0.0% 2 -50.0%
Isuzu 1 -100.0%
Ssangyong 1 -100.0%
Mini 2 0.0%
Detomaso 3 0.0%
RUF 1 0.0%
Others 137 0.4% 8 1612.5% 315 0.1% 76 314.5%
Total 36,391 100.0% 35,593 2.2% 335,960 100.0% 346,133 -2.9%
Source: Japan Automobile Importers Association
Totals 2014
December 2014 January – December
2014 Share 2013 YoY 2014 Share 2013 YoY
Foreign OEMs 33,791 92.9% 32,061 5.4% 290,196 86.4% 280,540 3.4%
Cars 33,663 92.5% 31,931 5.4% 288,830 86.0% 278,846 3.6%
Trucks 126 0.3% 124 1.6% 1,280 0.4% 1,637 -21.8%
Buses 2 0.0% 6 -66.7% 86 0.0% 57 50.9%
Japanese OEMs 2,600 7.1% 3,532 -26.4% 45,764 13.6% 65,593 -30.2%
Cars 1,575 4.3% 2,533 -37.8% 30,847 9.2% 52,440 -41.2%
Trucks 1,025 2.8% 999 2.6% 14,917 4.4% 13,153 13.4%
Buses
All Imports 36,391 100.0% 35,593 2.2% 335,960 100.0% 346,133 -2.9%
Cars 35,238 96.8% 34,464 2.2% 319,677 95.2% 331,286 -3.5%
Trucks 1,151 3.2% 1,123 2.5% 16,197 4.8% 14,790 9.5%
Buses 2 0.0% 6 -66.7% 86 0.0% 57 50.9%
Source: Japan Automobile Importers Association