Nissan Murano

Nissan’s global sales decline for the first time in six months this November

According to Nissan’s production, sales, and export results for November 2015, the global production volume is up 6.2% year-on-year to 461,127 units, an increase for the seventh consecutive year.

The production in Japan is up 6.2% year-on-year to 66,680 units, an increase for the first time in two months. The production overseas is up 6.2% year-on-year to 394,447 units, enjoying its seventh consecutive month of growth and an all-time record for the month of November. The production in China is enjoying a significant increase, up 14.0% year-on-year to 130,758 units. The production in the United States is up 9.6% year-on-year to 82,119 units, while the production in Mexico is up 3.9% year-on-year to 70,395 units, both enjoying an all-time record for the month of November.

The global sales decreased 0.9% year-on-year to 438,557 units, a decline for the first time in six months. The sales in Japan are in their 18th consecutive month of decline, down 9.3% year-on-year to 41,786 units. The passenger car sales decreased 8.8% year-on-year to 24,904 units, while kei car sales decreased 10.1% to 16,880 units. Meanwhile, the sales overseas are enjoying their seventh consecutive month of increase, up 0.1% year-on-year to 396,771 units.

The exports are enjoying their second consecutive month of increase, up 8.2% year-on-year to 43,637 units.

(Translated by Katherine N. Bantiles)