Canada Autos Report Q2 2011

  • ID: 1597385
  • March 2011
  • Region: Canada
  • 33 Pages
  • Business Monitor International
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The Canada Autos Report provides industry professionals and strategists, corporate analysts, auto associations, government departments and regulatory bodies with independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on Canada's automotive industry.

Total light vehicle sales in Canada for 2010 finished the year up 6.6% year-on-year (y-o-y), although this was largely owing to a strong performance by the light truck segment as passenger car sales ended the year down 5.2%. Heavy truck sales, however, rebounded with growth of 21.9%, reflecting an uptick in business confidence and an overall improvement in the economic scenario, which is generating freight demand. Heading into 2011, sales have already shown some signs of slowing. Following a 0.1% y-o-y decline in light vehicle sales in December 2010, there was a slight rebound in January with growth of 3.6% before a 4.2% contraction in February 2011. This was led by a 10.9% drop in sales of passenger cars, which was only partially offset by a 7% increase in light truck sales.

BMI has cautioned since late 2010 that some of the most generous cash incentives have been offered in the truck market, which could be inflating natural READ MORE >

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Executive Summary

SWOT Analysis
Canada Auto Industry SWOT
Political SWOT Analysis
Economic SWOT Analysis
Business Environment SWOT Analysis

Global Overview

BMI's Core Views For The Automotives Industry

Market Overview
Industry Developments

Macroeconomic Forecast Scenario
Table: Canada - Economic Activity

Industry Forecast Scenario

Production And Sales
Table: Canada Autos Sector: Historical Data And Forecasts

Competitive Landscape

Table: Canada - Top 10 New Vehicle Sales (CBUs)

Company Profiles

Ford Motor

BMI Methodology

How We Generate Our Forecasting Model

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