The Renault Group was able to resist the 7,1 decline in the global market, shrinking 6,7 percent, and 1 maintained its 938 market share with million 579 thousand 4,4 vehicle sales.
In the second half of the year, the group continues its product launch with the launch of New Clio and New ZOE in Europe, Arkana in Russia, Triber in India and Renault K-ZE, the new electric model in China.
Olivier Murguet, Sales and Regional Director and Board Member of Renault Group: Renault Renault Group, which has no new product in the first half of the year, maintained its market share with 6,7 decrease in sales in the falling market. In the second half of the year, New Clio and New ZOE in Europe Arkana will focus on successful launches of Triber in India and Renault K-ZE in China. Ark
The Renault Group sold 7,1 million 6,7 thousand 1 units in the market in the first half of the year, shrinking 938 percent, declining 579 percent.
While sales in Europe remained steady in the shrinking market of 2,5 percent, in non-European regions, the Group followed a global trend that showed a decline in sales.
The Renault brand increased 42,9 (more than 30 thousand 600) worldwide in the electric vehicles segment. ZOE sales in Europe increased by 44,4 percent (25 thousand 041 vehicles), while Kangoo ZE sales increased by 30,7 percent (4 thousand 653 vehicles). The group will launch the Renault K-ZE in China in the second half of the year and will accelerate its electric vehicle strategy by investing in JMEV, the nation's largest electric vehicle manufacturer, 5.
In Europe, sales in the 2,5 shrinking market remained stable. The Group's B segment models (Clio, Captur, Sandero) as well as the New Duster confirmed its success. Clio became Europe's second best-selling model, while Captur became the best-selling crossover model in its class. 3,7 percent growth In the European light commercial vehicle market, 7,5 percent growth has contributed to sales volumes.
The Dacia brand set a new sales record in Europe with 311 thousand 024 sales units (10,6 percent increase) and achieved a record market share (3,3 points increase) of 0,4 percent. This increase was achieved thanks to New Duster and Sandero.
Outside Europe, the Group especially Turkey (44,8 percent) and Argentina (50,2 percent)
The contraction in the market and the fact that sales in Iran have stopped since August 2018 (Renault Group realized 2018 thousand 77 sales units in the first half of 698).
In Russia, the second largest country in terms of sales volume, the Renault Group is the leader with an 0,45 market share, increasing its sales by 28,8 points. In the shrinking market of 2,4 percent, sales showed a decline of 0,9 percent.
Thanks to the successful renewal of the LADA product range, 174 has achieved a thousand 186 sales volume and 21 percent increase in sales with an 1,0 market share (2,5 points increase). LADA Granta and LADA Vesta became the best-selling 2 model in Russia.
Before the launch of the Arkana model in the second half of the year, the Renault brand realized 9,1 thousand 64 sales units with a decrease of 431 percent.
In Brazil, the Group performed well above the growing market average of 10,5. 40 is the best-selling 500 vehicle (36,5 ranked first in the first half of 5) with more than 2018 thousand 9 units increasing by 20,2 per cent, with sales in this market reaching 112 thousand 821 units and 9,1 thousand 0,7 percent. market share (XNUMX points increase).
In Africa, the Group strengthened its leadership with nearly 110 thousand sales and 19,3 market share, thanks to successful performance, particularly in Morocco, South Africa and Egypt.
Market share in Morocco has reached a historic level with 43,3. Dacia maintained its leadership thanks to the success of Logan and Dokker. The Renault brand came in second with Morocco's best-selling Clio.
In South Africa, Renault brand sales reached approximately 3,6 thousand 11 with an increase of 900 percent and achieved a market share of 4,9 percent.
In India, the Group's market share remained stable at 2,1 in the second quarter before the launch of the Triber model in the second half of the year.
As of 2022, Triber is preparing to enter a segment that will achieve approximately 50 percent of the Indian market.
RENAULT GROUP'S 2019 MARKET FORECAST
In 2019, the global automotive market is projected to decline slightly compared to 2018.
The European market is expected to be stable (except “Brexit,), the Russian market is expected to shrink from 2 to 3, and the Brazilian market will grow by about 8.
|Group sales by region (Passenger Cars + Light Commercial)|
|Europe ** (Except France)||691.187||681.843||1,4%|
|France + Europe Total||1.070.641||1.071.059||% -0.0|
|Africa Middle East India & Pacific||219.829||303.996||-27.7|
|Total + Europe excluding France||867.938||1.007.616||% -13.9|
|** Europe = European Union, Iceland, Norway and Switzerland|
|Sales by brand|
|Passenger + Light Commercial||1.229.658||1.389.558||% -11.5|
|Passenger + Light Commercial||395.077||378.150||4.5%|
|Light Commercial||5.747||6.734||% -14.7|
|Passenger + Light Commercial||199.162||186.484||6.8%|
|RENAULT SAMSUNG MOTORS|
|Jinbei & HUASONG|
|Light Commercial||73.956||76.610||% -3.5|
|Passenger + Light Commercial||78.371||85.267||% -8.1|
|Light Commercial||320.664||321.200||% -0.2|
|Passenger + Light Commercial||1.938.579||2.078.675||% -6.7|
|Renault Group: 15 Sunday - First 6 month (except Twizy)|
|#||Country||Sales Qty||% Market share|
|6||SPAIN + CANARY ISLANDS||104.544||12.9|
|9||BELGIUM + LUXEMBOURG||50.703||13.0|