Passenger car production up to 663,015 in H1

Published: 25.07.2021 Related countries:  United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates

The production of passenger cars has increased in Czech Republic

The number of passenger cars produced in the Czech Republic in H1 2021 increased by 37.1% y-o-y to 663,015. The Automotive Industry Association (AutoSAP) reported that after a rise in production in March and April, monthly production in June was back close to the 100,000 vehicles produced mark, down 0.8% y/y. This is mainly due to the lack of chips and weaker demand in EU. ŠKODA accounted for 420,838 vehicles (+24.7%) of total production. ŠKODA was followed by Hyundai (142,400; +47.7%) and Toyota (99,777; +43.3%). Bus production reached 2,327 machines (+4.3%). The truck segment fell by 14.3% to 538. Motorcycle production increased by 124.1% to 558.