South American countries are expanding its presence in the world markets owing to their growing economies. With the automotive sector being one of the major contributors to a country’s GDP to boost the growth potential of automotive industries, the South American governments are taking certain measures to increase competition and stimulate the economy that could positively affect the market. The FDIs from long-term established companies such as Fiat and Volkswagen have resulted in the increased capital in automobile industry. Brazil, the leading automotive market in South America, is largely controlled by three major companies: Fiat-Chrysler, Volkswagen, and General Motors. The increasing trend in the production has prompted strong investments from a number of manufacturers, thus contributing a larger share of FDIs. Argentinean market is growing at a rapid rate with cheap labor force available in the country.

The South American market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 4.5% by 2018. The Brazilian market is expected to flourish at a higher rate compared to other countries in South America on account of the growing urbanization, expansion of plants, and heavy investments made by the industries.

This report covers the vehicle production in terms of volume (thousand units) from 2011 to 2018. The production is segmented by Geography (Brazil, Argentina, and others), Vehicle type (Passenger cars, Light commercial vehicles, and Heavy commercial vehicles) and Fuel type (Gasoline, Diesel, and others). Production estimates are provided for individual countries.

The report also provides a comprehensive review of the market drivers, restraints, opportunities, and challenges in the South American automotive market. The major automotive OEMs in the market have also been identified and profiled.

Table Of Contents

1 INTRODUCTION

1,1 Key Take-Aways
1,2 Report Description
1.2.1 Report Catalyst
1.2.2 Report Structure
1,3 Glance at Markets Covered
1.3.1 By country
1.3.2 By vehicle type
1.3.3 By fuel type
1,4 Stakeholders
1,5 Key Data Points and Sources
1.5.1 Secondary Sources
1.5.2 Key Data Points taken from Primary Sources
1,6 Research Methodology and Assumption
1.6.1 Assumptions

2 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

2,1 passenger cars: leading the segment in Latin America
2,2 diversified choices of fuel

3 Market Overview

3,1 INTRODUCTION
3,2 Market Dynamics
3.2.1 SOUTH AMERICA AUTOMOTIVE PRODUCTION: DRIVERS and THEIR IMPACT ANALYSIS
3.2.1.1 SOUTH AMERICA AUTOMOTIVE PRODUCTION: DRIVERS and THEIR IMPACT ANALYSIS
3.2.1.2 Regional Agreements
3.2.2 SOUTH AMERICA AUTOMOTIVE PRODUCTION: RESTRAINTS and THEIR IMPACT ANALYSIS
3.2.2.1 Rising Raw Material Prices
3.2.2.2 Instable Political Conditions
3.2.2.3 Income Disparity
3.2.2.4 High Lending Interest Rates
3.2.2.5 Focus on Greener Vehicles
3.2.2.6 Increasing Demand for Vehicles in Export Markets
3,3 Burning Issues
3.3.1 High Import Duties and Restricted Access to Foreign Exchange
3,4 Winning Imperative
3.4.1 INTRODUCTION of Global Vehicles
3,5 Value Chain Analysis
3,6 Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
3,7 PESTLE ANALYSIS
3,8 MARKET SHARE ANALYSIS

4 South American Light Commercial Vehicles Market, By Country and Fuel Type

4,1 Introduction
4,2 South American Passenger Cars Production, By Country
4,3 South American Passenger Cars Production, By Fuel Type
4,4 South American Passenger Cars Production: Key Country Level Markets
4.4.1 Brazil Passenger Cars Production, By Fuel Type
4.4.2 Argentina Passenger Cars Production, By Fuel Type
4.4.3 Others Passenger Cars Production, By Fuel Type

5 South American Light Commercial Vehicles Market, By Country and Fuel Type

5,1 Introduction
5,2 South American Light Commercial Vehicles Production, By Country
5,3 South American Light Commercial Vehicles Production, By Fuel Type
5,4 South American Light Commercial Vehicles Production: Key Country Level Markets
5.4.1 Brazil Light Commercial Vehicles Production, By Fuel Type
5.4.2 Argentina Light Commercial Vehicles Production, By Fuel Type
5.4.3 Others Light Commercial Vehicles Production, By Fuel Type

6 South American Heavy Commercial Vehicles Market, By Country and Fuel Type

6,1 INTRODUCTION
6,2 South American Heavy Commercial Vehicles Production, By Country
6,3 South American Heavy Commercial Vehicles Production, By Fuel Type
6,4 South American Heavy Commercial Vehicles Production: Key Country Level Markets
6.4.1 Brazil Heavy Commercial Vehicles Production, By Fuel Type
6.4.2 Argentina Heavy Commercial Vehicles Production, By Fuel Type
6.4.3 Others Heavy Commercial Vehicles Production, By Fuel Type

7 Engine Production Scenario

7,1 South American Engine Manufacturing Scenario 2011, By Fuel Type
7,2 South American Engine Manufacturing Scenario 2011, By Displacement
7,3 South American Engine Manufacturing Scenario 2011, By Manufacturer

8 COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE

and STRATEGIES
8,1 Introduction
8,2 Key Growth Strategies

9 COMPANY PROFILES

9,1 Fiat S.p.A.
9,2 Volkswagen AG
9,3 General Motors Co.
9,4 Renault S.A.
9,5 Ford Motor Co.
9,6 Peugeot S.A.
9,7 Toyota Motor Co.
9,8 Honda Motor Co.
9,9 Hyundai Motor Co.
9,1 Daimler AG
9,11 BMW AG

List of Tables

Table 1 Research Methodology: Forecasting Model
Table 2 Major Players’ Market Revenue, 2012 ($Billion)
Table 3 SOUTH AMERICA: PASSENGER CARS PRODUCTION, BY COUNTRY, 2011-2018 (‘000 UNITS)
Table 4 SOUTH AMERICA: PASSENGER CARS PRODUCTION, BY FUEL TYPE, 2011-2018 (‘000 UNITS)
Table 5 BRAZIL: PASSENGER CARS PRODUCTION, BY FUEL TYPE, 2011-2018 (‘000 UNITS)
Table 6 ARGENTINA: PASSENGER CARS PRODUCTION, BY FUEL TYPE, 2011-2018 (‘000 UNITS)
Table 7 OTHERS: PASSENGER CARS PRODUCTION, BY FUEL TYPE, 2011-2018 (‘000 UNITS)
Table 8 SOUTH AMERICA: LCV PRODUCTION, BY COUNTRY, 2011-2018 (‘000 UNITS)
Table 9 SOUTH AMERICA: LCV PRODUCTION, BY FUEL TYPE, 2011-2018 (‘000 UNITS)
Table 10 BRAZIL: LCV PRODUCTION, BY FUEL TYPE, 2011-2018 (‘000 UNITS)
Table 11 ARGENTINA: LCV PRODUCTION, BY FUEL TYPE, 2011-2018 (‘000 UNITS)
Table 12 OTHERS: LCV PRODUCTION, BY FUEL TYPE, 2011-2018 (‘000 UNITS)
Table 13 SOUTH AMERICA: HCV PRODUCTION, BY COUNTRY, 2011-2018 (‘000 UNITS)
Table 14 SOUTH AMERICA: HCV PRODUCTION, BY FUEL TYPE, 2011-2018 (‘000 UNITS)
Table 15 BRAZIL: HCV PRODUCTION, BY FUEL TYPE, 2011-2018 (‘000 UNITS)
Table 16 ARGENTINA: HCV PRODUCTION, BY FUEL TYPE, 2011-2018 (‘000 UNITS)
Table 17 OTHERS: HCV PRODUCTION, BY FUEL TYPE, 2011-2018 (‘000 UNITS)
Table 18 Key Growth Strategies Market Share, 2009-2014
Table 19 Fiat S.p.A..: Revenue, By Segment, 2011-2012 ($Billion)
Table 20 Volkswagen AG: Revenue, By Segment, 2011-2012 ($Million)
Table 21 Volkswagen AG: Revenue, By Geography, 2011-2012 ($Million)
Table 22 General Motors Co.: Revenue, By Segment, 2012-2013 ($Billion)
Table 23 Renault S.A. : Revenue, By Geography, 2012-2013 ($Million)
Table 24 Ford Motor Co.: Revenue, By Segment, 2011-2012 ($Million)
Table 25 Peugeot S.A. : Revenue, By Segment, 2012-2013 ($Million)
Table 26 Peugeot S.A. : Revenue, By Geography, 2012-2013 ($Million)
Table 27 Toyota Motor Co.: Revenue, By Geography, 2012-2013 ($Billion)
Table 28 Toyota Motor Co.: Revenue, By Business Segment, 2012-2013 ($Billion)
Table 29 Honda Motor Co.: Automobile Segment Revenue, By Geography, 2012-2013 ($Million)
Table 30 Hyundai Motors Co.: Revenue, By Segment, 2011-2012 ($Million)
Table 31 Daimler AG: Revenue, By Segment, 2012-2013 ($Billion)
Table 32 Daimler AG: Revenue, By Geography, 2012-2013 ($Billion)
Table 33 BMW AG: Revenue, By Segment, 2011-2012 ($Million)
Table 34 BMW AG: Revenue, By Geography, 2011-2012 ($Million)

List of Figures

Figure 1 Glance at Markets Covered
Figure 2 Market Dynamics
Figure 3 South America Automotive Industry: Value Chain Analysis
Figure 4 South America Automotive Industry: Porter’s Five Forces Analysis
Figure 5 SOUTH AMERICA: PESTLE ANALYSIS
Figure 6 South America: Market Share Analysis, 2013
Figure 7 SOUTH AMERICA: PASSENGER CAR PRODUCTION, BY COUNTRY, 2011-2018 (‘000 Units)
Figure 8 SOUTH AMERICA: PASSENGER CAR PRODUCTION SHARE, BY FUEL TYPE
Figure 9 SOUTH AMERICA: LIGHT COMMERCIAL VEHICLE PRODUCTION, BY COUNTRY, 2011-2018 (‘000 Units)
Figure 10 SOUTH AMERICA: LIGHT COMMERCIAL VEHICLE PRODUCTION SHARE, BY FUEL TYPE
Figure 11 SOUTH AMERICA: HEAVY COMMERCIAL VEHICLE PRODUCTION, BY COUNTRY, 2011-2018 (‘000 Units)
Figure 12 SOUTH AMERICA: HEAVY COMMERCIAL VEHICLE PRODUCTION SHARE, BY COUNTRY, 2013 VS 2018
Figure 13 South American Engine Manufacturing Scenario 2011, By Fuel Type
Figure 14 South American Engine Manufacturing Scenario 2011, By Displacement
Figure 15 South American Engine Manufacturing Scenario 2011, By Manufacturer
Figure 16 Key Growth Strategies, 2011-2014
Figure 17 Key Growth Strategies Market Share, 2009-2014
Figure 18 Active Market Players
Figure 19 Volkswagen AG: Revenue, By Segment, 2011-2012 ($Million)
Figure 20 Volkswagen AG: Revenue, By Geography, 2011-2012 ($Million)

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