Turkey's automotive industry, has completed a more intense last year. According to the Automotive Industry Association (OSD) data, total production in 2019 decreased by 6 percent compared to the previous year and amounted to 1 million 461 thousand units. Automobile production decreased by 4 percent, was 983 thousand units. Turkey automotive market by 2019 percent compared to the previous year 23 contracted, the closing level of about 492 thousand units, while complete vehicle market contracted by 20 percent the level of 387 thousand units. In this period, total automotive exports amounted to 31,2 billion dollars, while automobile exports reached 11,9 billion dollars.
14 Turkey guiding the automotive industry's umbrella organization, the largest member of the Association of Automotive Industries sector (OSD), the total production of 2019, and announced the export market data. In 2019, total production decreased by 2018 percent compared to 6 and amounted to 1 million 461 thousand 244 units. Automobile production decreased by 4 percent was 982 thousand 642 units. Turkey's automotive market in 2019, a decrease of 23 percent compared to the closing level of the previous year, 491 thousand 909 pieces, finished the year with the automobile market contracted by 20 percent to 387 256 thousand. Considering the base effect, the total automotive market contracted by 2017 percent compared to 50.
Commercial vehicle production decreased by 2019 percent in 9. In this period, light commercial vehicle production decreased by 8 percent, while heavy commercial vehicle production decreased by 18 percent. Commercial vehicle market contracted by 2018 percent compared to 33. In the same period, 32 percent of the light commercial vehicle market, heavy commercial vehicle market completed the year with a decrease of 38 percent. Considering the base effect, the light commercial vehicle market contracted 2017 percent compared to 61 and the heavy commercial vehicle market contracted 2015 percent compared to 75. Tractor group production decreased by 2019 percent in 40, the market 2018 percent compared to 49, 2017 percent compared to 66 considering the base effect fell.
Exports increased on euro basis!
According to OSD data, total automotive exports in 2019 decreased by 5 percent compared to the previous year and amounted to 1 million 252 thousand 586 units. Automobile exports decreased by 5 percent to 828 thousand 744 units. During this period, exports decreased by 3 percent in dollar terms and increased by 2 percent in euro terms. Accordingly, total automotive exports amounted to 31,2 billion dollars, while automobile exports closed 11,9 with 2019 billion dollars. Automobile exports in euro terms increased by 1 percent and amounted to 10,6 billion euros.