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Hyundai Motor Reports December 2009 And Cy2009 Results

2010.01.04 00:00:00 No. 1

 

Hyundai Motor Reports December 2009 and CY2009 Results
 
 
 
(Seoul, Korea) Hyundai Motor Company, South Korea's largest automaker, reports its domestic
and overseas sales results for December 2009 and the 2009 calender year. For the first time
in the automaker's history, the 2009 global sales has surpassed three million units.
 
 
December 2009 Results
                                                                                                                                                                                      Unit = one vehicle 
                                                                                                                             
             DEC 2009          Y-o-Y (%)            DEC 2008
 Domestic
 Sales 
Passenger Cars 44,382 72.7 25,703
SUVs 17,024 133.2 7,300
1CVs 14,303 67.1 8,559
Total 75,709 82.2 41,562
 Overseas
 Sales 
Exports 87,597 -5.4 92,600
2Overseas Plants 133,439 54.2 86,559
Total 221,036 23.4 179,159
Global Sales Total 296,745 34.4 220,721

 
1. Commercial Vehicles (CV) include buses & trucks.
2. Hyundai Motor currently has 5 overseas plants in China, India, Turkey, U.S. and Czech.
※ Excludes KD(Knock Down) unit sales.
 
December 2009 Highlights
 
Domestic Sales
▶ Up 82.2% Y-o-Y
▶ Sales rose 9.2% to 75,709 units in December from 69,356 units a month earlier. This
   can be attributed to increased demand caused by the Korean government’s tax benefits
   that ended in December.
 
Overseas Sales
▶ Up 23.4% Y-o-Y
 
 
CY 2009 Results
                                                                                                                                                                                     Unit = one vehicle  
                                                                                                                                 CY 2009                Y-o-Y (%)              CY 2008
 
 Domestic
 Sales 
Passenger Cars 433,269 20.3 360,055
SUVs 114,698 44.7 79,263
1CVs 154,705 17.5 131,644
Total 702,672 23.1 570,962
 Overseas
 Sales 
Exports 911,121 -17.1 1,099,515
2Overseas Plants 1,492,969 34.2 1,112,575
Total 2,404,090 8.7 2,212,090
Global Sales Total 3,106,762 11.6 2,783,052
 
 
CY 2009 Highlights (year-on-year)
 
Domestic Sales
▶ Up 23.1%, helped by the launch of two new models, Tucson ix and Sonata, as well as
   the Korean government's tax benefits offered from May to last month to consumers who
   exchange their vehicles older than 10 years for new ones.
▶ The best-selling model in Korea was the Sonata, selling 146,326 units. Of this figure, 61,345
   units were the all-new Sonata model, which was launched in September.
 
Overseas Sales
▶ Up 8.7%, aided by strong sales from Hyundai’s overseas plants in China, India and
   the Czech Republic.
▶ Sales at overseas plants increased by 34.2%.
 
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