IVIA Monthly Review October 2020

November 19, 2020

Auto Innovators Applauds New California Statewide Clean Fuel Reward Program

November 18, 2020

ACEA: Passenger car registrations: -26.8% 10 months into 2020; -7.8% in October

November 18, 2020

OSD: Automotive industry monthly report October 2020

November 17, 2020

SMMT response to 2030 ICE end of sale date announcement

November 17, 2020

FCAI congratulates Tasmanian Government’s ‘Ambitious 100 percent Electric Vehicle Target’

November 13, 2020

CAAM: Brief Analysis of the Economic Operation of the Auto Industry in October 2020

November 12, 2020

SIAM: Auto Industry Sales Performance of October & April-October 2020

November 11, 2020

BIL Sweden: Rechargeable cars are strongly increasing – now three percent of all passenger cars in traffic

November 10, 2020

ANFAVEA: The Brazilian auto industry overcomes challenges and continues its path to recovery in October

November 06, 2020
São Paulo, November 6th, 2020 – Giving continuity to September´s positive results, the Brazilian automotive sector continues to show encouraging sales and production results in October, according to the Associação Nacional dos Fabricantes de Veículos Automotores (ANFAVEA), the national association of automotive vehicles manufacturers. This recovery is taking place in a scenario with big challenges for the automotive industry, but year-end projections are very close to the forecast made by the association. This month production of 236,468 vehicles represents an increase of 7.4% over September, but a drop of 18% in relation to October 2019. In the accumulated ten months period of 2020, the decrease is 38.5%, very close to the projected -35%. The domestic market ended the month with 215,044 units sold, an increase of 3.5% over the previous month, but a decrease of 15.1% over October last year. The accumulated drop in the year already reaches 30.4%, in line with the -31% forecasted by ANFAVEA. Exports had a noticeable reaction in October, thanks to the recovery of Brazil´s neighboring countries, after a prolonged quarantine period. Almost 35,000 vehicles were exported, an increase of 14.3% over September and 16.4% over October 2019. However, the accumulated drop in 2020 is 34.2%, in accord with the projected -34% made by ANFAVEA. "October´s results reveal the efforts made by our industry to meet the increasing demand in some market segments. We have many challenges to overcome in order to reach a more vigorous recovery, such as the health protocols in the factories, the difficulty of medium term planning, the cost increase in raw materials and components, and the recent shortage of some supplies products", said the President of ANFAVEA, Luiz Carlos Moraes. The agricultural and road machinery sector, less affected than the auto vehicles segment, registered a 9% increase in production (4,919 units) compared to September. Much of this growth was due to the exports of 901 units, 21.1% over the previous month. Domestic market sales (4,530) decreased by 5% in October. The accumulated sale results for the year grew 1.6%, but production and exports fell 18.1% and 32.1%, respectively.   Contact: Communication ANFAVEA Tel: 11 2193 7800 Email: imprensa@anfavea.com.br   Download ANFAVEA November Press Release Download ANFAVEA November Report Download ANFAVEA Media PowerPoint Presentation November (Portuguese)