March was another month of decreases for the Japanese Automobile Manufacturers Association’s four major members: Honda, Kawasaki, Suzuki and Yamaha. All four posted export and production cuts for the month.
Motorcycle production for March ended at 120,831 units, a 31.5 percent decrease over the same month of the previous year. This was the seventh month the manufacturers have posted a collective production decrease.
Motorcycle exports were also down for the month. In March, JAMA members exported 97,051 motorcycles, a 26.6 percent decrease compared to the same month of the previous year. JAMA members have reduced exports on the same month of the previous year for six consecutive months.Click here for reuse options!
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