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Assessment of Thailand's Auto Sector 2017 - Research and Markets


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Thailand is the automotive hub of ASEAN and has the largest automotive
production capacity among the Southeast Asian countries. As of 2016, the
country stands as the 13th largest automotive manufacturer globally.

A crucial sector for Thailand's economy, the automotive industry
contributes approximately 12% of the country's gross domestic product.
The automotive production capacity in the country was 2.75 million
vehicles in 2012 and is expected to have reached approximately 3 million
units by 2015. Thailand is the largest export hub in the region and
exports more that half of the vehicles produced.

The auto sector saw a decline in production and exports in 2016 while
domestic sales of car grew year-on-year. The year was difficult for the
auto sector, despite the government's efforts to help boost economic
growth. The year 2017, has a positive outlook, domestic auto sector sale
is expected to grow by 6.7% year-on-year.

The new vehicle sales have grown strongly in the first half of 2017.
During the first six months of 2017, new vehicle sales in Thailand grew
by 11.2% year-on-year to reach 409,977 units. While passenger vehicle
sales grew by 25% year-on-year, commercial vehicles witnessed an
increase in sales to the tune of 3.8% year-on-year.

Key players including Toyota Motor Corporation, Mitsubishi Motors
Corporation, Nissan Motor Company Ltd., Honda Motor Company, Ford Motor
Company, Chevrolet have been profiled.

Key Topics Covered:

1. Analyst Opinion

2. Thailand Auto Sector

3. Thailand Eco Car Sector

4. Competitive Landscape

5. List of Charts and Graphs

6. Research Methodology

Companies Mentioned

  • Chevrolet
  • Ford Motor Company
  • Honda Motor Company
  • Mitsubishi Motors Corporation
  • Nissan Motor Company Ltd.
  • Toyota Motor Corporation

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