Reportlinker Adds Global Passenger Cars Industry

Mar 22, 2011, 06:49 ET from Reportlinker

NEW YORK, March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:

Global Passenger Cars Industry

http://www.reportlinker.com/p092464/Global-Passenger-Cars-Industry.html

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Passenger Cars in Thousands of Units. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, South America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2007 through 2015. Also, a seven-year historic analysis is provided for these markets. The report profiles 86 companies including many key and niche players such as Bayerische Motoren Werke AG, Chrysler LLC, Daimler AG, Fiat S.p.A., Ferrari S.p.A, Ford Motor Company, General Motors Corp., Honda Motor Co., Ltd., Hyundai Motor Company, Mitsubishi Motors Corp., Mazda Motor Corporation, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd., Porsche Automobile Holding SE, PSA Peugeot Citroen, Renault Group, Toyota Motor Corp., Volkswagen AG, Audi AG, Skoda Auto, and Volvo Car Corporation. Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are mostly extracted from URL research and reported select online sources.

1. INTRODUCTION, METHODOLOGY & PRODUCT DEFINITIONS 1

Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations 1

Disclaimers 2

Data Interpretation & Reporting Level 2

Quantitative Techniques & Analytics 3

Product Definitions and Scope of Study 3

2. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW 4

Automotive Manufacturing Industry - A Review 4

Evolution of Competitive Advantage Factors 4

Passenger Cars - A Rudimentary Overview 5

Factors Controlling Passenger Car Demand 5

Snapshot of Demand Drivers in Passenger Car Industry 6

Macro-Economic Factors 6

Size of the Economy 6

National Economic/Regulatory Policies 6

Fluctuating Exchange Rates 6

Automobile Infrastructure 7

Environmental Concerns 7

Fluctuating Oil Prices 7

Micro-Economic Factors 7

Open Trade 7

Regional Integration 8

Consumer/Investment Financing 8

Taxes 8

Price 8

Other Miscellaneous Factors 9

Market Overview 9

Recession Veers Automotive Industry Off Course, Passenger Car

Segment Crashes 9

Factors Responsible for Decline in New Vehicle Sales 9

Sports Cars: The Recession's Biggest Casualty 10

Table 1: US Sports Car Market (2005 & 2010): Breakdown of

Annual Volume Sales (In Units) of Select Leading Brands

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 11

The World Beyond Recession 11

Seeing Beyond the Decline of the Automotive Industry 11

Outlook 12

3. MARKET TRENDS 13

Consumers: Cashing in on Incentives 13

Emerging Markets to Turbo Charge Future Growth in the Market 13

Consolidation & Collaborations Continue to be Buzzwords 13

Consolidation Leads to 14

Overcapacity Reaches Peak in the 2007-2009 Economic Recession 14

Manufacturers to Focus on Developing 'Smart Cars' 14

Technology Stokes Human/Machine Interface 15

Bluetooth - The Emerging Phenomenon 15

Environmental Concerns Drive Demand for Fuel Efficient & Low-

Emission Passenger Cars 15

Competition: A Review 16

The New Batting Order 16

Table 2: OEM Automakers Worldwide (2008): Top 10 Companies

Ranked by Annual Revenues in US$ Billion (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 16

Table 3: World Market for Motor Vehicles (2009): Breakdown of

Production Volume (In Units) by Select Leading Manufacturers

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 17

Production & Sales Breakdown of the Top Three Players Worldwide 17

Table 4: US Motor Vehicle Sales of General Motors (2009)

Breakdown of Volume Sales (in thousands) by Vehicle Type

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 17

Table 5: Global Motor Vehicle Sales of General Motors (2009)

Breakdown of Volume Sales (in thousands) by Regional

Operations (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 18

Table 6: Global Motor Vehicle Deliveries of Volkswagen

(2009): Breakdown of Vehicle Deliveries (in thousands) by

Select Leading Brands (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 19

Table 7: Global Motor Vehicle Deliveries of Volkswagen

(2009): Breakdown of Vehicle Deliveries (in units) by

Region/Country (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 20

Table 8: Global Motor Vehicle Sales of Toyota Motor Company

(2010): Breakdown of Volume Sales (in thousand units) by

Region (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 21

4. INDUSTRY DYNAMICS 22

Passenger Car Industry - A Background 22

Technological Frontier 22

Automotive Electronics - An Emerging Phenomenon 22

The Future "Auto" Mobile 22

Innovations in Automotive Electronics Over the Years 22

Night Vision 22

Electronic Power Steering System 22

OnStar Mobile Concierge Service 23

Intelligent Cruise Control 23

Collision-Warning Systems 23

Smart Airbags 23

Antilock Braking Systems (ABS) 23

Drive-by-Wire Systems 23

Smart Sensors 23

Telematics 24

Programmable Logical Devices 24

In the World of Automotive Electronics 24

It Pays to Integrate Systems 24

Shift in Responsibility 24

Hi-tech Systems Form a Competitive Platform 25

The Other Side of the Coin 25

Auto-IT Nexus - Big Money Online 25

E-Commerce 26

Environmental Frontier 26

Automobile Emissions - An Overview 26

Petrol Vs. Diesel - Choosing between the Lesser of Two Evils 26

Methods to Cut Down Auto Emissions 26

Use of Catalytic Converters and Oxidation Catalysts 26

Hiking the Air to Fuel Ratio 27

Direct Injection Technology 27

Alternative Fuels - A Healthy Alternative Towards Reducing

Auto Emissions 27

Biodiesel 27

Electric Fuel 28

Ethanol 28

Hydrogen 28

Methanol 28

Natural Gas 29

Propane 29

P-Series 29

Solar Fuel 30

Emission Standards in the European Union 30

Euro III Norms [With Effect from the Year 2000] 30

Table 9: Emission Standard 30

Euro IV Norms [With Effect from the Year 2005] 30

Table 10: Emission Standard 31

Emission Standards in the United States 31

Tier-1 Standards 31

Table 11: EPA Tier 1 Emission Standards for Passenger Car

(In grams/mile) 32

The National Low Emission Vehicle (NLEV) Program 32

Californian Standards 32

Table 12: California Emission Standards for Light Duty

Vehicles - 50,000 miles/5 Years (In grams/mile) 33

Table 13: California Emission Standards for Light Duty

Vehicles - 100,000 miles/10 Years (In grams/mile) 33

Low Emission Vehicle II (LEV II) Standards 34

Table 14: California LEV II Emission Standards for

Passenger Cars and Light Duty Vehicles Below 8500 lbs. -

50,000 miles/5 Years (In grams/mile) 34

Table 15: California LEV II Emission Standards for

Passenger Cars and Light Duty Vehicles Below 8500 lbs. -

120,000 miles/11 Years (In grams/mile) 34

5. PRODUCT OVERVIEW 35

Passenger Cars - A Definition 35

Classification based on Body Style 35

Sedans 35

Coupes 35

Hatchbacks 35

Convertibles 36

Station Wagons 36

Classification based on Size/Price/Utility 36

Classification by Engine Displacement and Fuel Systems 36

Table 16: Passenger Car Categories - By Engine Displacement 36

Classification Based on Type of Fuel 36

Classification - By Region/Country 37

6. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY 39

PSA Peugeot Citroen Ink Letter of Intent with Changan

Automobile Group 39

Berjaya Ink Memorandum of Understanding with BYD Auto 39

Zhejiang Geely and Daqing Acquire Volvo Car 39

Spyker Cars Inks Deal with General Motors to Acquire Saab

Automobile 39

Bogdan Enters into Distribution Deal with S.E.FARRUKH to

Supply Cars to Azerbaijan 40

China FAW Group to Establish Energy Passenger Car

Manufacturing Base in China 40

Suzuki Motor to Establish Passenger Car Facility in India 40

Mazda and Ford Motor Unveil Passenger Car Manufacturing Plant

in Thailand 40

Guangzhou Automobile Industry Group and Fiat to Form Joint

Venture 40

Beiqi Foton Motor to Commence Technical Reform of Passenger

Car Manufacturing in China 41

Suzuki and Volkswagen to Enter into Long-Term Partnership 41

Fiat Acquires 20% Stake in Chrysler Group 41

Aabar Investments Takes Over Shares in Daimler 41

Porsche Acquires Volkswagen 41

General Motors India Completes Passenger Car Facility in Pune 42

Ford Agrees to Sell Jaguar Land Rover to Tata Motors 42

GM Invests in DMAX Diesel Engine Plant 42

Nissan and Mitsubishi to Expand Mini-Cars OEM Supply 42

Toyota Plans a Second Plant in India 43

Audi Opens Largest Car Dealership in India 43

Tata Motors Ventures into Used Cars Business 43

Nissan Signs an Agreement with MUL 43

Cerberus Acquires Chrysler 43

Ford Motors Divests Stake in Aston Martin 44

M&M, Renault and Nissan's Three Way Joint Venture 44

7. PRODUCT INTRODUCTIONS/INNOVATIONS 45

Nissan Motor to Introduce Passenger Car Brand with Dongfeng Motor 45

General Motors-SAIC Joint Venture to Roll out Chevrolet or

Derivative Brand Passenger Car 45

Beijing Automotive Industry Holding to Introduce New Range of

Own Brand Passenger Car Models 45

Tata Motors to Introduce Passenger Car in Thailand 45

Zhongtong Bus Holding to Introduce New Range of Energy

Passenger Vehicles 45

General Motors to Roll out E-Spark in India 46

Renault to Launch 'Twizy' Electric Car in India 46

Mahindra and Mahindra to Introduce New Variants of Passenger

Vehicle 46

Hyundai Motor Unveils 'BlueOn' Pure Electric Car 46

SAIC-GM-Wuling Automobile to Introduce Passenger Cars of

Baojun Brand in China 46

Mahindra and Mahindra to Introduce Passenger Vehicle on 'Gio'

Cargo Carrier Platform 47

Mercedes-Benz to Roll out B-Class F-CELL Car 47

Renault to Introduce Comprehensive Product Range in India 48

Premier Automobiles Rolls out 'Rio' Sport Utility Vehicle in

India 48

Dongfeng Motor Group to Manufacture First Own Brand Passenger Car 48

Tata Motors Launches New Line of Passenger Cars in South Africa 48

Suzuki A-Star Concept Car Unveiled 49

Tata Motors Unveils the 'Tata Nano' 49

Toyota Brand to Debut in Korea 49

Honda Launches New Civic 1.8 V Model in India 49

GM Unveils Optra Diesel 50

Mitsubishi Launches Galant Fortis 50

Mitsubishi Introduces Pajero TR4 Flex 50

Mitsubishi Unveils the Delica D: 5 Minivan 50

Toyota Unveils New 'Mark X ZiO' 50

Lexus Introduces Hybrid Sedans 51

Mahindra Renault Unleashes Logan in India 51

Maruti Suzuki Rolls Out SX4 51

GM Launches Spark 51

Fiat Unveils Palio Stile 51

BMW released the '3-series' sedan 52

Ford India Rolls Out the New Fiesta- ZXI 52

Hyundai Motor India Unveils the New Getz Prime 52

M&M Renault Joint Venture Launches Logan Sedan 52

Maruti Udyog Limited Releases Swift Diesel 52

Rolls Royce Unveils the New Phantom Drophead Coupé 52

DC Releases Mercedes Benz S-Class and CL-Class in India 53

Toyota to bring Prius to India 53

M&M-Renault-Nissan JV Rolled Out Sedan Teana 53

Nissan Altima Hits the Road in the US 53

Toyota to Enter the Indian Small Car Market 53

Tata Motors Unveils its Concept Car Elegante 53

8. FOCUS ON SELECT PLAYERS 54

Bayerische Motoren Werke AG (Germany) 54

Chrysler Group LLC (US) 54

Daimler AG (Germany) 54

Fiat S.p.A. (Italy) 54

Ferrari S.p.A (Italy) 55

Ford Motor Company (USA) 55

General Motors Corp. (USA) 55

Honda Motor Co., Ltd. (Japan) 55

Hyundai Motor Company (South Korea) 56

Mitsubishi Motors Corp. (Japan) 56

Mazda Motor Corporation (Japan) 56

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. (Japan) 56

Porsche Automobile Holding SE (Germany) 56

PSA Peugeot Citroen (France) 57

Renault Group (France) 57

Suzuki Motor Corporation (Japan) 57

Toyota Motor Corp. (Japan) 57

Volkswagen AG (Germany) 57

Audi AG (Germany) 58

Skoda Auto (Czech Republic) 58

Volvo Car Corporation (Sweden) 58

9. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE 59

Sales 59

Table 17: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Passenger Cars by Geographic Region/Country - USA, Canada,

Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America,

and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in '000' Units for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 59

Table 18: World Historic Review for Passenger Cars by

Geographic Region/Country - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of

World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales

Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 60

Table 19: World 11-Year Perspective for Passenger Cars by

Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown of Unit

Sales for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding

Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets for Years

2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 61

Production 62

Table 20: World Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Passenger Cars by Geographic Region/Country - USA, Canada,

Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America,

and Rest of World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Production Figures in '000' Units for Years 2007 through 2015

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 62

Table 21: World Historic Review for Passenger Cars by

Geographic Region/Country - USA, Canada, Japan, Europe,

Asia-Pacific (excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of

World Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Production

Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000 through 2006 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 63

Table 22: World 11-Year Perspective for Passenger Cars by

Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown of Unit

Production for USA, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific

(excluding Japan), Latin America, and Rest of World Markets

for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 64

10. THE UNITED STATES 65

A.Market Analysis 65

Current and Future Analysis 65

Market Review 65

Price Factor - A Major Competitive Platform 65

Domestic Auto Industry's Blitzkrieg to Reclaim Credibility 65

Diesel Powered Cars to Make Comeback 66

It Pays to Consolidate 66

Financing - A Successful Sales Tool 66

Caution! Consumer in a Conservative Mood . 66

Table 23: U.S. Automotive Market: Average Age in Years for

Passenger Cars and Light Trucks for 2008 66

Competition 67

Foreign Brands Make Substantial Inroad 67

Big 3 - Not Beyond Competition 67

Table 24: Leading Car Makers in the US (2007): Percentage

Share Breakdown of New Car Registrations by Leading

Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 67

The Green Movement 68

Mercury - A Potent Pollutant 68

E-Model: Gaining Fast Market Acceptance 69

Blue Shades out All other Colors 69

Exports Exhibit "Moderate" Potential 69

Regulations 69

Belt Use and Child Restraint Laws 69

Revamped FMVSS No 202 - Head Restraint Requirements for

Passenger Cars 70

Unveiling of Anton's Law for Rear Seat Occupants in

Passenger Vehicles 70

NHTSA of the US Makes LATCH System Mandatory for Child

Safety Seats 70

NHTSA Makes Tire Pressure Monitoring System Mandatory for

Passenger Cars 70

B.Market Analytics 71

Table 25: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Passenger Cars - Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for

Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 71

Table 26: US Historic Review for Passenger Cars - Annual

Sales Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000 through 2006

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 71

Table 27: US Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Passenger Cars - Annual Production Figures in '000' Units

for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 72

Table 28: US Historic Review for Passenger Cars - Annual

Production Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000 through

2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 72

11. CANADA 73

A.Market Analysis 73

Industry Overview 73

The "Compact" Revolution 73

Growing Popularity of Alternative Fuel Systems 73

Canada- A Preferred Alternative Fuel System Supplier 73

Vehicle Affordability 73

Misplaced Tax Breaks 74

Competition 74

Table 29: Leading Car Makers in Canada (2007): Percentage

Share Breakdown of New Car Registrations by Leading Players

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 74

Table 30: Canadian Passenger Cars Market (2007): Percentage

Share Breakdown of Volume Sales by Province (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 75

B.Market Analytics 75

Table 31: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Passenger Cars - Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for

Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 75

Table 32: Canadian Historic Review for Passenger Cars -

Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000 through

2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 76

Table 33: Canadian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Passenger Cars - Annual Production Figures in '000'

Units for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 76

Table 34: Canadian Historic Review for Passenger Cars -

Annual Production Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000

through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 77

12. JAPAN 78

A.Market Analysis 78

Current and Future Analysis 78

Industry Overview 78

Japan - A Leading Player in Automotive Production 78

Customer Profile 78

Industry Consolidation 78

Change in Vehicle Registration Criteria 79

Competition 79

Table 35: Leading Car Makers in Japan (2007): Percentage

Share Breakdown of New Car Registrations by Leading Players

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 79

B.Market Analytics 80

Table 36: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Passenger Cars - Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for

Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 80

Table 37: Japanese Historic Review for Passenger Cars -

Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000 through

2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 80

Table 38: Japanese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Passenger Cars - Annual Production Figures in '000'

Units for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 81

Table 39: Japanese Historic Review for Passenger Cars -

Annual Production Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000

through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 81

13. EUROPE 82

A.Market Analysis 82

Industry Overview 82

Passenger Cars Market - Current & Future Analysis 82

Older Car Parc 82

Table 40: Average Age (in Years) of Passenger Cars in Use

for Select European Regions for the year 2008 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 83

Classification of Passenger Cars in the EU 83

Categorization by Segment 83

Categorization by Bodies 83

New Automotive Block Exemption Comes Back Into Force 84

New Regulations - An Overview 84

After Market 84

Primary Market 85

Common Platforms - A Popular Cost Reduction Strategy 86

Competitive Analysis 86

Table 41: Leading Car Makers in Western Europe (2007):

Percentage Share Breakdown of New Car Registrations by

Leading Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 86

B.Market Analytics 87

Table 42: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Passenger Cars by Geographic Region/ Country - France,

Germany, Italy, The UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe

Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in

'000' Units for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 87

Table 43: European Historic Review for Passenger Cars by

Geographic Region/Country - France, Germany, Italy, The UK,

Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently

Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for Years

2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 88

Table 44: European 11-Year Perspective for Passenger Cars by

Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown of Unit

Sales for France, Germany, Italy, The UK, Spain, Russia, and

Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 89

Table 45: European Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Passenger Cars by Geographic Region/ Country - France,

Germany, Italy, The UK, Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe

Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual Production

Figures in '000' Units for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 90

Table 46: European Historic Review for Passenger Cars by

Geographic Region/Country - France, Germany, Italy, The UK,

Spain, Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets Independently

Analyzed with Annual Production Figures in '000' Units for

Years 2000 through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 91

Table 47: European 11-Year Perspective for Passenger Cars by

Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown of Unit

Production for France, Germany, Italy, The UK, Spain,

Russia, and Rest of Europe Markets for Years 2005, 2010 &

2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 92

13a.FRANCE 93

A.Market Analysis 93

Market Overview 93

Historic Market Share Findings 93

Table 48: Top 10 Brands in the French Passenger Cars Market

(2005): Breakdown of Registrations for Renault, Peugeot,

Citroen, Volkswagen, Opel, Ford, Toyota, Mercedes, Fiat,

and Audi (In '000 Units) (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 93

B.Market Analytics 94

Table 49: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Passenger Cars - Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for

Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 94

Table 50: French Historic Review for Passenger Cars - Annual

Sales Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000 through 2006

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 94

Table 51: French Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Passenger Cars - Annual Production Figures in '000' Units

for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 95

Table 52: French Historic Review for Passenger Cars - Annual

Production Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000 through

2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 95

13b.GERMANY 96

A.Market Analysis 96

Current & Future Analysis 96

Outlook 96

Industry Overview 96

A Brief History 96

Industry Trends 97

German Automakers Going Global 97

Outsourcing - A Preferred Cost-cutting Tool 97

National Sentiment Replaced by Brand Image 97

German Auto Business - Going the e-way 97

Towards a "Greener" Germany 98

Historic Market Share Findings 98

Table 53: Leading Passenger Car Makers in Germany (2005):

Breakdown of Production Volume by Company for Volkswagen

Group, DaimlerChrysler, BMW, and Porsche (In Units)

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 98

B.Market Analytics 99

Table 54: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Passenger Cars - Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for

Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 99

Table 55: German Historic Review for Passenger Cars - Annual

Sales Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000 through 2006

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 99

Table 56: German Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Passenger Cars - Annual Production Figures in '000' Units

for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 100

Table 57: German Historic Review for Passenger Cars - Annual

Production Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000 through

2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 100

13c.ITALY 101

A.Market Analysis 101

Current and Future Analysis 101

Environmental Concerns - Government gets Eco-Friendly 101

Historic Market Share Findings 101

Table 58: Leading Passenger Car Companies in Italy

(2003-2005): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Fiat,

PSA, VW, Ford, GM, Renault, Toyota, DaimlerChrysler, BMW,

Nissan, Hyundai, and Other (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 101

B.Market Analytics 102

Table 59: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Passenger Cars - Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for

Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 102

Table 60: Italian Historic Review for Passenger Cars -

Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000 through

2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 102

Table 61: Italian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Passenger Cars - Annual Production Figures in '000' Units

for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 103

Table 62: Italian Historic Review for Passenger Cars -

Annual Production Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000

through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 103

13d.THE UNITED KINGDOM 104

A.Market Analysis 104

Current & Future Analysis 104

Overview 104

Trends 104

Superminis - Favorites of the British 104

The Transition from Volume to Premium/ Specialist Car Assembly 104

Tier-1 Sourcing Follows Volume Car Assembly 105

Premium on Quality and Technology 105

Relatively New Seconds Perform Well 105

Historic Market Share Findings 105

Table 63: Top 10 Passenger Car Models in UK (2005):

Breakdown of Registrations for Ford (Focus), Vauxhall

(Astra), Vauxhall (Corsa), Renault (Megane), Ford (Fiesta),

Volkswagen (Golf), Peugeot (206), Ford (Mondeo), Renault

(Clio), and BMW (3 Series) (In Units) (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 105

B.Market Analytics 106

Table 64: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Passenger Cars - Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for

Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 106

Table 65: UK Historic Review for Passenger Cars - Annual

Sales Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000 through 2006

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 106

Table 66: UK Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Passenger Cars - Annual Production Figures in '000' Units

for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 107

Table 67: UK Historic Review for Passenger Cars - Annual

Production Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000 through

2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 107

13e.SPAIN 108

A.Market Analysis 108

Current and Future Analysis 108

Outlook 108

Trends 108

Foreign Capital Drives Automobile Industry 108

Japanese Automakers Eye Spanish Low-Priced Auto Market 108

B.Market Analytics 109

Table 68: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Passenger Cars - Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for

Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 109

Table 69: Spanish Historic Review for Passenger Cars -

Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000 through

2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 109

Table 70: Spanish Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Passenger Cars - Annual Production Figures in '000' Units

for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 110

Table 71: Spanish Historic Review for Passenger Cars -

Annual Production Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000

through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 110

13f.RUSSIA 111

A.Market Analysis 111

Current and Future Analysis 111

Russian Car Market Back on Growth Track After a Temporary Lull 111

Table 72: Russian Passenger Cars Market (2008): Percentage

Share Breakdown of Volume Sales by Brand Origin (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 111

Industry Overview 112

A Major Auto Market Despite High Entry Barriers 112

Auto Industry - A Vital Economic Growth Driver 112

Luxury Cars - Powering their Way into the Russian Market 112

B.Market Analytics 113

Table 73: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Passenger Cars - Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for

Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 113

Table 74: Russian Historic Review for Passenger Cars -

Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000 through

2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 113

Table 75: Russian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Passenger Cars - Annual Production Figures in '000' Units

for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 114

Table 76: Russian Historic Review for Passenger Cars -

Annual Production Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000

through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 114

13g.REST OF EUROPE 115

A.Market Analysis 115

Current and Future Analysis 115

Turkey 115

Table 77: Turkish Market for Passenger Cars (2009):

Percentage Share Breakdown of Production Volume by Leading

Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 115

Ireland 116

The Netherlands 116

Passenger Car Segment - Characterized by Increasing Complexity 116

Car Customizing on the Rise 116

B.Market Analytics 117

Table 78: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future

Analysis for Passenger Cars - Annual Sales Figures in '000'

Units for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 117

Table 79: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Passenger Cars

- Annual Sales Figures in ' 000' Units for Years 2000

through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 117

Table 80: Rest of Europe Recent Past, Current & Future

Analysis for Passenger Cars - Annual Production Figures in

'000' Units for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 118

Table 81: Rest of Europe Historic Review for Passenger Cars

- Annual Production Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000

through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 118

14. ASIA-PACIFIC 119

A.Market Analysis 119

Overview 119

Current & Future Analysis 119

Industry Overview 119

Partnerships & Collaborations - A Big Boost for Asia-

Pacific Automobile Industry 119

B.Market Analytics 120

Table 82: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future

Analysis for Passenger Cars by Geographic Region/ Country -

Australia, China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, South Korea,

Taiwan, Thailand, and Rest of Asia-Pacific Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Sales Figures in '000'

Units for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 120

Table 83: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Passenger Cars by

Geographic Region/Country - Australia, China, India,

Indonesia, Malaysia, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, and Rest

of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Sales Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000 through 2006

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 121

Table 84: Asia-Pacific 11-Year Perspective for Passenger

Cars by Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown of

Unit Sales for Australia, China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia,

South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, and Rest of Asia-Pacific

Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 122

Table 85: Asia-Pacific Recent Past, Current & Future

Analysis for Passenger Cars by Geographic Region/ Country -

Australia, China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, South Korea,

Taiwan, Thailand, and Rest of Asia- Pacific Markets

Independently Analyzed with Annual Production Figures in

'000' Units for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 123

Table 86: Asia-Pacific Historic Review for Passenger Cars by

Geographic Region/Country - Australia, China, India,

Indonesia, Malaysia, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, and Rest

of Asia-Pacific Markets Independently Analyzed with Annual

Production Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000 through

2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 124

Table 87: Asia-Pacific 11-Year Perspective for Passenger

Cars by Geographic Region/Country - Percentage Breakdown of

Unit Production for Australia, China, India, Indonesia,

Malaysia, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, and Rest of

Asia-Pacific Markets for Years 2005, 2010 & 2015 (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 125

14a.AUSTRALIA 126

A.Market Analysis 126

Current and Future Analysis 126

Industry Overview 126

Classification of Passenger Cars by Segment 126

Historic Market Share Findings 127

Table 88: Top Ten Passenger Vehicle Companies in Australia

in 2004: Breakdown by Volume Sales for Holden, Toyota,

Ford, Mazda, Hyundai, Mitsubishi, Honda, Nissan, Kia, and

Subaru (In Units) (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 127

B.Market Analytics 127

Table 89: Australian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Passenger Cars - Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for

Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 127

Table 90: Australian Historic Review for Passenger Cars -

Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000 through

2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 128

Table 91: Australian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Passenger Cars - Annual Production Figures in '000'

Units for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 128

Table 92: Australian Historic Review for Passenger Cars -

Annual Production Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000

through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 129

14b.CHINA 130

A.Market Analysis 130

Automotive Industry Overview 130

Regulatory Scenario 130

Passenger Cars Market 130

Current & Future Analysis 130

Market Overview 130

Chinese Passenger Car Industry - A Summary 131

Demand Drivers 131

Classification of Passenger Cars 132

Classification by Vehicle Length 132

Classification by Engine Displacement 132

Classification by Selling Price 132

Regional Perspective 133

Chinese Government Announces New Fuel Economy Standards 133

Import Market 134

Trends 134

Easy Availability of Finance - A Major Boost to the Chinese

Passenger Car Market 134

Growing Income Levels Drives Chinese Automotive Market 134

China Persuades the Use of Diesel Engine Passenger Vehicles 134

Shift from Commercial Vehicles to Cars 135

Medium Cars - #1 choice for Private Purchase 135

Influx of Imported Vehicles 135

Competitive Scenario 136

Table 93: Leading Car Makers in China (2007): Percentage

Share Breakdown of New Car Registrations by Leading Players

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 136

Select Chinese Players 136

Chang'an Automobile (Group) Co., Ltd. 136

Dongfeng Motor Corp 136

Guangzhou Honda Automobile Co., Ltd. 137

Shanghai Automotive Industry Corporation 137

The First Auto Works Group 137

B.Market Analytics 138

Table 94: Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Passenger Cars - Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for

Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 138

Table 95: Chinese Historic Review for Passenger Cars -

Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000 through

2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 138

Table 96: Chinese Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Passenger Cars - Annual Production Figures in '000' Units

for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 139

Table 97: Chinese Historic Review for Passenger Cars -

Annual Production Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000

through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 139

14c.INDIA 140

A.Market Analysis 140

Indian Automotive Industry - A Prelude 140

Encouraging Outlook for Passenger Car Segment 140

Current and Future Analysis 141

Small Cars Rule the Indian Passenger Car Market 141

Table 98: Indian Passenger Cars Market (2009): Percentage

Share Breakdown of Volume Sales by Category (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 142

High Price Models Gradually Gaining Popularity 142

Challenges 142

Competitive Analysis 142

Table 99: Indian Market for Passenger Vehicles (February

2010): Percentage Share Breakdown of Volume Sales by

Leading Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 143

Exports 143

Table 100: Indian Exports of Automobile (2009): Breakdown

of Export Volume by Type/Category (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 143

Select Indian Players 144

Maruti Suzuki India Limited 144

Tata Motors Ltd. 144

B.Market Analytics 144

Table 101: Indian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Passenger Cars - Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for

Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 144

Table 102: Indian Historic Review for Passenger Cars -

Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000 through

2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 145

Table 103: Indian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis for

Passenger Cars - Annual Production Figures in '000' Units

for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 145

Table 104: Indian Historic Review for Passenger Cars -

Annual Production Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000

through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 146

14d.INDONESIA 147

A.Market Analysis 147

Current and Future Analysis 147

Outlook 147

Trends and Issues 147

Indonesia - A Major Hub for Automotive Producers in Asia 147

Better Credit Terms and New Model Introductions Fuel

Vehicle Sales 148

Luxury Cars Lure Prestige Seekers 148

Historic Market Share Findings 148

Table 105: Leading Passenger Car Manufacturers in Indonesia

(2004): Percentage Breakdown of Volume Sales for Toyota

Astra Motor, PT Astra Honda Motors, PT Indomobil Suzuki

International, Kia Motors, Hyundai Motor Co., and Others

(includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 148

B.Market Analytics 149

Table 106: Indonesian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Passenger Cars - Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for

Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 149

Table 107: Indonesian Historic Review for Passenger Cars-

Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000 through

2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 149

Table 108: Indonesian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Passenger Cars - Annual Production Figures in '000'

Units for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 150

Table 109: Indonesian Historic Review for Passenger Cars -

Annual Production Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000

through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 150

14e.MALAYSIA 151

A.Market Analysis 151

Current and Future Analysis 151

Economic Recovery Drives Malaysian Car Sales 151

Table 110: Malaysian Automotive Market (2009): Percentage

Market Share Breakdown of Leading Players (includes

corresponding Graph/Chart) 151

B.Market Analytics 152

Table 111: Malaysian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Passenger Cars - Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for

Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 152

Table 112: Malaysian Historic Review for Passenger Cars -

Annual Sales Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000 through

2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 152

Table 113: Malaysian Recent Past, Current & Future Analysis

for Passenger Cars - Annual Production Figures in '000'

Units for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart) 153

Table 114: Malaysian Historic Review for Passenger Cars -

Annual Production Figures in '000' Units for Years 2000

through 2006 (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 153

14f.SOUTH KOREA 154

A.Market Analysis 154

Current & Future Analysis 154

Competitive Scenario 154

Table 115: Leading Car Makers in South Korea (2007):

Percentage Share Breakdown of New Car Registrations by

Leading Players (includes corresponding Graph/Chart) 154

Select Players in South Korea 155

Kia Motors Corporation 155

Ssangyong Motor 155

B.Market Analytics 155

Table 116: South Korean Recent Past, Current & Future

Analysis for Passenger Cars - Annual Sales Figures in '000'

Units for Years 2007 through 2015 (includes corresponding

Graph/Chart)

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