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United Arab Emirates Autos Report Q1 2013 - Product Image

United Arab Emirates Autos Report Q1 2013

  • Published: January 2013
  • Region: United Arab Emirates
  • 55 pages
  • Business Monitor International


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  • Dana Gas
  • Dubai Petroleum Summary
  • INPEX/JPDCO Summary
  • Others Summary
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BMI's long held view about the UAE offering one of the most promising growth prospects for autos sales in the Middle East is beginning to play out, with new vehicle sales expected to grow by a robust 9.5% year-onyear
(y-o-y) in 2012 (according to BMI forecasts). In addition to strong domestic demand conditions, we highlight increased migration as one of the potent factors driving growth in the sector in the short term.

During the remainder of the forecast period to 2016, we believe that strong economic growth, coupled with improved access to auto financing will help the sector maintain average growth of 11.6% y-o-y between 2013 and 2016. At this rate, annual new vehicle sales in the country by 2016 will have increased almost 70% compared with 2011 levels, while overall vehicle ownership level will have reached 305 cars per 1,000 people.

Although the market for volume cars have undoubtedly expanded, UAE continues to prove to be an attractive destination for luxury vehicle manufacturers. November 2012 saw the launch of the world's largest Audi showroom in Dubai by locally based automobile distributor Al Nabooda Automobiles. In the same month, automobile dealer Arabian READ MORE >

BMI Industry View 7


Political 10

Economic 11

Business Environment 12

Industry Forecast 13
Table: UAE Automotive Sales, 2009-2016 13
Table: Other Indicators, 2009-2016 13

Macroeconomic Forecasts 16

Economic Analysis 16

Household Consumption Outlook 18

Government Consumption Outlook 19

Fixed Investment Outlook 20

Net Export Outlook 21
Table: Economic Activity 22

Industry Risk Reward Ratings 23

Industry Risk Reward Ratings 23
Table: Middle East And North Africa Autos Risk/Reward Ratings 25

Competitive Landscape 26

Company Profile 37

Ford 37

GM 38

Nissan 40

Company Profile 41

Regional Overview 42

Regional Overview 42

Global Industry Overview 44

Global Industry Overview 44
Table: Passenger Car Sales 8M12 44

Incentive Boom For Japan, US Powers On 44

UK Leads As Germany Falters 46

Russia And Brazil Go From Strength To Strength 48

Demographic Forecast 50

United Arab Emirates Demographic Data 50
Table: United Arab Emirates' Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 ('000) 51
Table: United Arab Emirates' Population By Age Group, 1990-2020 51
Table: United Arab Emirates' Key Population Ratios, 1990-2020 52
Table: United Arab Emirates' Rural And Urban Population, 1990-2020 53

Methodology 54

How We Generate Our Industry Forecasts 54

Automobile Industry 55

Sources 55

Company Profile
Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC)
Dolphin Energy
Emirates General Petroleum Corporation (Emarat)
Emirates National Oil Company (ENOC)
Royal Dutch Shell
Others Summary
KNOC Summary
Dubai Petroleum Summary
Dana Gas
Occidental Petroleum Summary
Cosmo Summary
TAQA Summary
CNPC Summary
RAK Petroleum Summary

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