Mitsubishi has released global production figures, as well as sales and export figures.
Total global production reached 106,267 units which is 15.1 per cent up over June 2010 and is the first consecutive year-on-year monthly sales increase since May this year. Production is Japan at 59,069 units, 8.1 per cent up and the first consecutive year-on-year monthly increase since May this year. Passenger car output was 9.9 per cent up at 52,283 units.
A total of 47,198 units were produced Overseas, 25.4 per cent up over June 2010 and the sixth consecutive monthly year-on-year increase since january this year. In Europe, output reached 1,708 units, 12.1 per cent down on last year.
Exports from Japan reached 47,096 units, 25.5 per cent up on June 2010, the first year-on-year rise since February 2011. Exports to Europe were up 7.4 per cent year-on-year at 18,275.
For the first six months on 2011, total global production rose 4.4 per cent over the same period in 2010, at 585,526 units, which is the second year-on-year half-term increase since the first half of CY 2010. Production volume in Japan was 0-6 per cent down on the previous year at 304,668 units, the first decline for the period since the first half of 2009. At 270,890 units passenger car output was 0.1 per cent up.
Overseas production for the first six months of 2011 was 10.3 per cent up compared to 2010, at 280,858 units. Again, Europe production was down, 9.3 per cent at 13,754 units.
Export shipments from Japan for the first six months of 2011 reached 222,052 units, a 10.2 per cent increase compared to 2010. Exports to Europe were 34.2 per cent up year on year at 94,079 units.
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