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Commercial vehicles in use in Japan: Decline in 2015

Commercial vehicles in use went down slightly by 0.63% compared to the prior year, new numbers from OICA present. It's new all-time low since 2005 as commercial vehicles in use negligibly fell from 16 520.4 thousand units to 16 416.45 thousand units, as it follows the tendency of the previous year when it dropped by 0.38%. Japan saw a decrease of 11.72% in commercial vehicles in use during the last 11 years. Likewise, it has had a drop at a 0.01% CAGR during the 5 years with a modest overall diminution since the start of time series. It averaged 17 279.55 thousand units from 2005 to 2015 and it attained its maximum of 18 596 thousand units in 2005.

Commercial vehicles in use in Japan: Decline in 2015
Date Thousand Units Variation
2015 16 416.45 -0.63
2014 16 520.40 -0.38
2013 16 583.22 -0.73
2012 16 705.00 -0.82
2011 16 843.00 -1.01
2010 17 014.00 -1.68
2009 17 305.00 -2.03
2008 17 663.00 -2.37
2007 18 091.00 -1.35
2006 18 338.00 -1.39

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Main Commercial Vehicle Indicators

  • Commercial Vehicle Import

    Import of commercial vehicles, usually measured in volume (million units) or value (million or billion US Dollars or other currency). Commercial vehicles are motor vehicles used for the commercial carriage of goods or passengers and include light commercial vehicles (i.e. weighting less than 3.5 to 7 tons, depending on national and professional definitions), heavy trucks, coaches and buses. Based on: International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers.

  • Commercial Vehicle Export

    Export of commercial vehicles, usually measured in volume (million units) or value (million or billion US Dollars or other currency). Commercial vehicles are motor vehicles used for the commercial carriage of goods or passengers and include light commercial vehicles (i.e. weighting less than 3.5 to 7 tons, depending on national and professional definitions), heavy trucks, coaches and buses. Based on: International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers.

  • Commercial Vehicle Registration

    Number of commercial vehicles newly (first-time) registered to authorities. Commercial vehicles are motor vehicles used for the commercial carriage of goods or passengers and include light commercial vehicles (i.e. weighting less than 3.5 to 7 tons, depending on national and professional definitions), heavy trucks, coaches and buses. Based on: International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers.

  • Commercial Vehicle Fleet

    Number of registered commercial vehicles at a given date in a country. Commercial vehicles are motor vehicles used for the commercial carriage of goods or passengers and include light commercial vehicles (i.e. weighting less than 3.5 to 7 tons, depending on national and professional definitions), heavy trucks, coaches and buses. Based on: International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers.

  • Commercial Vehicle Production

    Number of manufactured commercial vehicles, usually measured in thousands or millions of vehicles. Commercial vehicles are motor vehicles used for the commercial carriage of goods or passengers and include light commercial vehicles (i.e. weighting less than 3.5 to 7 tons, depending on national and professional definitions), heavy trucks, coaches and buses. Based on: International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers.

  • Commercial Vehicle Sales

    Sales of passenger cars, usually measured in volume (million units) or value (million or billion US Dollars or other currency). Commercial vehicles are motor vehicles used for the commercial carriage of goods or passengers and include light commercial vehicles (i.e. weighting less than 3.5 to 7 tons, depending on national and professional definitions), heavy trucks, coaches and buses. Based on: International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers.

  • Commercial Vehicle Ownership

    Number of commercial vehicles per 1,000 inhabitants. Commercial vehicles are motor vehicles used for the commercial carriage of goods or passengers and include light commercial vehicles (i.e. weighting less than 3.5 to 7 tons, depending on national and professional definitions), heavy trucks, coaches and buses. Based on: International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers.