Data & Research

August 22, 2019

July 2019 – Sales

July 2019 – Sales   Light vehicle sales in Canada fell 1.0% in July to 173,533 units overall. While this was a moderate decline, it still marked the 17th consecutive month of softer sales.  Passenger car sales dropped 16.8% to 44,122 units, while light truck sales rose 5.8% to 129,411 units. As a group, JAMA […]

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July 8, 2019

June 2019 – Sales

Sales – June 2019 Light vehicle sales in Canada slid down for the sixteenth consecutive month, falling 7.2% to 185,741 units in June. Passenger car sales dropped 21.3% to 48,116 units, while light truck sales lagged 1.0% to 137,625 units. Japanese automakers’ sales as a group declined by 8.4% to 67,539 units. Total passenger car […]

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June 7, 2019

May 2019 – Sales

May 2019 – Sales Canadian light vehicle sales in May fell 5.9% from a year earlier to 202,800 units, which made this month the 15th consecutive month of declining sales. Passenger car sales underperformed, down 17.4% to 56,975 units, while light truck sales softened 0.4% to 145,825 units. Japanese automakers sales as a group were […]

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May 7, 2019

April 2019 – Sales

April 2019 – Sales Canadian light vehicle sales in April dropped 3.5% to 185,158 units. Although it was the fourteenth consecutive month of decline, it was the fifth highest selling April on record. Passenger car sales dropped 15.6% to 48,995 units while light truck sales were up 1.8% to 136,163 units. JAMA Canada members had […]

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April 5, 2019

March 2019 – Sales

March 2019 – Sales Altogether 181,800 light vehicles were sold in Canada in March, down 2.5 % y/y, although it was the third highest March sales on record. Passenger car sales dropped 10.1% to 48,483 units, while light truck sales managed to remain positive 0.6% at 133,317 units. JAMA Canada member companies’ sales as a […]

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March 12, 2019

February 2019 – Sales

February 2019 – Sales in Canada Although it was the third highest-selling in February on record, light vehicle sales in Canada dropped 3.7% to 120,891 units last month. This is also the twelfth consecutive month of declining sales in Canada. In February, passenger car sales continued to decline, down 16.0% to 30,124 units, while light […]

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February 7, 2019

January 2019 – Sales

January 2019 – Sales Canadian light vehicle sales declined 7.3% to 108,774 units in January, although it was the fourth highest January sales on record. Passenger car sales fell 13.7% to 27,084 units, while light truck sales dipped 4.9% to 81,690 units, representing 75.1% share of light vehicle sales in January. Total sales of Japanese […]

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January 10, 2019

December 2018 – Sales

December 2018 Sales Although annual light vehicle sales reached 2 million units for the second consecutive year, sales in December declined 6.4 % to 116,519 units compared to 2017. Passenger car sales dropped 6.2% to 30,957 units in December, while light truck sales fell 6.5% to 85,565 units. Japanese brand sales in December rose 9.9% […]

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December 19, 2018

November 2018 – Sales

November 2018 – Sales Canadian light vehicle sales were down 9.4% to 143,668 units, the eighth consecutive monthly drop in 2018 and the sharpest decrease since 2009. Passenger car sales fell 11.4% to 39,031 units, while light truck sales dipped 8.7% to 104,637 units. Total sales by JAMA Canada members slipped 1.6% to 55,524 units […]

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