South Korean Auto market in 2021 falls by 2.1% with 1.84 million sales, reporting a double-digits fall in sales in Q2 and Q3. Genesis reports the best performance on the leaderboard, rising an impressive 36.1%.
South Korean auto market in 2020 rises by 5.9% as the pandemic and lockdowns affect sales. Full-Year sales have been 1.87 Million. Audi impresses by rising 113.9% and Volkswagen enters the leaderboard by gaining 107% and jumping 8 spots.
Korea best selling cars ranking in 2019 registered again the Hyundai Grandeur on top, just a few units ahead of the Hyundai Porter. Outstanding performance scored by the Sonata, reaching 5.6% of market share. Kia K7 entered the top 10 for the first time ever.
Korean Vehicles Market was marginally declining in 2019 while remaining not far from the best level ever. Indeed, the Full-year ended with 1.77 million sales, down 1.9% from the previous year. Hyundai and Kia still dominated, while their combined market share at 67.3% fell down over 7 points from 2012.
Korean Vehicles Market in 2018 registered a marginal improvement - up 1.3% from last year - ending with 1.806.609. Importers improved their mix at 14.6% thanks to the re-start of Volkswagen operations while General Motors has lost 29%.
Korean Autos Market in the 2017 slipped 1.7%, due to a slow first half, scoring the third performance all-time. Propelled by booming economy, the 2018 outlook is positive. Importers share at 13.1%, with Mercedes & BMW fight for leadership.