Car and Motorcycle Production and Sales

Updated : April 2017

Transport Vehicle Production in Thailand from 1993 till 2016

  Passenger Cars : OPV VAN & MICRO
BUS
Buses : Trucks :
Year Total <1200 cc. 1201-1500 cc. 1501-1800 cc. 1801-2000 cc. 2001-2400 cc. 2401-3000 cc. > 3001 cc.     <10 TON >10 TON Pickup
< 1 Ton
Pickup
1 Ton
Double
Cab
PPV Pickup
< 5 Ton
Pickup
5-10 Ton
Pickup
> 10 Ton
1993 419,831 65,698 52,358 15,269 11,124 1,740 418 428 15,151 230,752 1,630 12,086 13,177
1994 434,001 56,435 30,019 5,335 18,041 1,738 255 891 20,229 267,055 1,772 12,087 20,144
1995 525,680 52,285 49,936 5,930 17,765 1,625 56 1,670 18,955 327,437 1,612 15,822 30,863
1996 555,821 55,217 54,640 10,995 15,875 1,095 609 17,993 350,857 3,775 14,137 28,776
1997 358,686 62,251 32,765 8,803 8,118 360 554 4,907 218,336 1,095 9,739 11,654
1998 143,250 8,533 6,865 2,154 1,526 60 577 1,977 119,986 324 500 748
1999 321,411 25,217 28,636 4,800 11,264 2,775 24 81 3,854 240,369 1,268 1,881 1,242
2000 405,761 28,811 44,700 6,651 14,753 2,214 4,601 294,834 3,278 4,165 1,754
2001 454,797 31,713 72,788 23,376 25,887 2,302 8 263 2,398 289,349 1,859 2,020 2,834
2002 564,392 36,407 77,203 25,661 27,700 2,348 2 388 2,375 229,000 145,407 7,890 3,388 2,054 4,569
2003 750,512 127,505 77,082 11,711 28,214 7,090 82 8,965 165 90 304,839 160,221 5,803 4,580 3,669 10,496
2004 960,371 154,308 86,005 22,745 30,426 5,916 39 4,910 213 2,397 399,006 220,127 11,071 7,029 3,965 12,214
2005 1,125,316 135,013 93,248 18,738 25,531 5,037 36 412 1,160 443,680 317,185 62,002 7,910 4,926 10,438
2006 1,193,885 157,600 89,428 22,799 25,030 3,416 546 272 964 451,753 367,801 52,920 7,016 4,407 9,933
2007 1,301,149 139,059 85,031 40,754 60,765 2,111 1,503 137 441 437,626 468,112 42,632 7,629 6,105 9,244
2008 1,391,728 170,347 125,625 44,750 49,089 720 8,904 1 375 423,433 504,905 46,164 4,337 5,787 7,291
2009 999,378 155,403 92,266 34,633 27,864 784 2,492 33 425 258,194 352,859 59,681 3,814 3,823 7,107
2010 1,645,304                                
2011 1,457,798                                
2012 2,453,717                                
2013 2,459,504                                
2014 1,880,587                                
2015 1,911,751                                
2016 1,944,417                                
2017 1,988,823                                

Source : Thailand Automotive Institute

Year : Total Domestic Wholesale :
(of which Passenger Cars)

Vehicle Exports :
(CBU)
  Remarks :
1993 438,634 (174,228)      
1994 462,884 (155,670)      
1995 547,758 (163,371)      
1996 561,523 (172,730) 14,020    
1997 349,033 (132,060) 42,218    
1998 140,402 (44,235) 67,857    
1999 218,330 (66,858) 125,702    
2000 262,189 (83,106) 152,835    
2001 297,052 (104,502) 175,299    
2002 409,262 (126,253) 181,471    
2003 533,176 (179,005) 235,122    
2004 628,265 (209,110) 332,053    
2005 703,261 (188,211) 440,705    
2006 682,163 (195,458) 538,966    
2007 631,251 (182,767) 690,100    
2008 614,078 (238,990) 775,652    
2009 548,871 (238,773) 535,596    
2010 786,096 (362,561) 896,065    
2011 796,123 (377,621) 735,627    
2012 1,434,752 (683,306) 1,020,259    
2013 1,330,680 (656,412) 1,119,205    
2014 881.883 1,128,102    
2015 799,632 1,204,895    
2016 770,423 1,188,515    
2017 871,650 1,139,696    

See also : Cars, Pick-up Trucks, Motorcycles sold in 2016 in Thailand.

Motorcycle Domestic Sales and Exports.

Year Local Production : Local Sales : Exports :
(CBU &CKD)
  Remarks :
1993   1,009,565
1994   1,276,630
1995   1,464,970
1996 1,437,794 1,236,159 177,635
1997 1,081,044 910,664 137,055
1998 600,497 526,845 244,546
1999 846,426 604,010 214,310
2000 1,125,723 783,678 267,248
2001 1,209,995 907,100 272,301
2002 1,961,809 1,327,675 585,320
2003 2,378,491 1,766,860 604,995
2004 2,867,295 2,026,841 831,287
2005 2,358,510 2,112,426 1,337,586
2006 2,079,555 2,054,588 1,575,393
2007 1,652,773 1,598,613 1,790,739
2008 1,923,651 1,703,376 1,252,584
2009 1,635,249 1,535,461 588,398
2010 2,026,401 1,845,997 816,427  
2011 2,045,017 2,007,080 1,133,002  
2012 2,606,161 2,130,041 856,935  
2013 2,218,625 2,004,498 935,747  
2014 1,842,708 1,701,525 887,980  
2015 1,800,623 1,639,085 934,994  
2016 1,820,358 1,721,148 926,277  
2017 1,902,878 1,679,248 765,699  

Source : Thailand Automotive Institute