According to the association, "Ukrautoprom" in May on the territory of Ukraine was carried out 31,231 primary registrations of motor vehicles, which is 43% above the same period last year. Passenger cars were registered 20,987 units. or 30% more than the May 2011 figure. The market of commercial vehicles increased by 79% and reached 9,729 units. Bus park of Ukraine added 515 buses (46%).
The previous month market activity in the part of passenger cars decreased by 1% in the commercial segment recorded growth of 11%, bus market increased by 15%.
In the area of sales of new vehicles continues to be a tendency of last year, a slight characteristic failure of the May primary registrations, which was formed by the most massive car market segments — passenger and commercial. This trend was typical not only of the past year, but also the pre-crisis period, indicating that the overall positive trend for the market.
It is worth noting that the proportion of new transport in primary registrations made:
— for cars -98%
— commercial vehicles 19%
— Coach — 63%.
- ZAZ Forza
In May, the leadership position in the market for new cars has cemented its Korean brand Hyundai registered with the volume of sales — 1,914 units. Vases to retain second place with 1,760 cars. In third place, with a fourth place in April, moved Ukrainian brand — ZAZ with the result of 1,683 units., Relegating the KIA to the fourth step of the rankings. The number of initial registrations of new KIA cars in the reporting month amounted to 1,576 units. Rounded out the top-5 rankings in May of new passenger cars — VOLKSWAGEN with index 1555 car.
In the commercial segment of the market for new vehicles leadership keeps the Russian brand GAS. The May figure of primary car registrations Gorky Automobile Plant was 266 units. On the second line of the rankings with a score of FIAT — 241 pcs. One car from behind FIATa German brand VOLKSWAGEN, who took third place in May rankings. In fourth place Renault — 199 new commercial vehicles. In fifth place Mercedes-Benz — 106 pcs.
- BAZ A148
In the market novih buses traditional leader products "Boryspil Automobile." The May figure BAZ — 73 bus. Further location in the TOP-May 5 is as follows:
GAZ — 56 pcs.
BOGDAN and ESD for 36 units. each
I-VAN — 33 pcs.
Ruta — 26 pcs.
The total share of Ukrainian car industry in May was 23%.