Japan – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. today announced production, sales and export figures for January 2022.

1. Production
  Jan. 2022
(vehicles)
Year-on-year change (%)  April 2021- Jan. 2022 (vehicles)  Year-on-year change (%) April 2020 - Jan. 2021 (vehicles)
Passenger
vehicles
36,960 -24.5 305,767 -7.2 329,485
Commercial
vehicles
4,986 -30.6 52,218 -17.4 63,190
Production in Japan 41,946 -25.3 357,985 -8.8 392,675
US 34,050 -16.7 349,117 +4.7 333,323
Mexico 36,805 -36.1 406,845 -2.1 415,765
UK 18,212 -34.7 141,326 -26.5 192,230
Spain 0 -100.0 18,673 +125.6 8,278
China 132,175 -2.7 1,130,133 -19.8 1,408,835
Others 35,879 -29.6 417,687 +17.6 355,159
Production outside Japan 257,121 -18.5 2,463,781 -9.2 2,713,590
Global production 299,067 -19.5 2,821,766 -9.2 3,106,265


Notes: 1) “Others” represents the combined total of production in markets including Argentina, Brazil, Egypt, France, India, the Philippines, Russia, South Africa, Taiwan and Thailand (excluding complete knock-down production). 2) China production includes Dongfeng-brand passenger vehicles and light commercial vehicles.

Global production declined 19.5% from a year earlier.
  • Production in and outside Japan declined 25.3% and 18.5% from a year earlier, respectively.
2. Sales
  Jan. 2022
(vehicles)
Year-on-year change (%) April 2021- Jan. 2022 (vehicles) Year-on-year change (%) April 2020 - Jan. 2021 (vehicles)
Passenger vehicles 19,419 -9.5 165,397 +5.8 156,371
Commercial
vehicles
3,306 -17.1 36,199 -16.4 43,307
Japan (registration) 22,725 -10.7 201,596 +1.0 199,678
Japan (minivehicles) 8,454 -52.5 118,808 -25.2 158,934
Japan (incl. minivehicles) 31,179 -27.9 320,404 -10.7 358,612
US 59,045 -16.2 751,131 +5.5 712,069
Canada 5,565 +7.9 78,888 +6.7 73,946
Mexico 14,070 -20.8 161,781 +6.5 151,906
North America 78,731 -15.7 992,663 +5.8 938,580
Russia 4,466 +32.3 43,598 -17.4 52,775
Europe 23,844 -15.9 285,850 -7.6 309,501
China 133,467 -8.7 1,162,609 -16.7 1,396,432
Others 40,715 -18.5 461,121 +13.4 406,571
Sales outside Japan 276,757 -13.0 2,902,243 -4.9 3,051,084
Global sales 307,936 -14.7 3,222,647 -5.5 3,409,696


Notes: 1) Japan sales are categorized into passenger vehicles and commercial vehicles based on chassis. 2) Europe sales include Israel. 3) China sales figures (excluding commercial vehicles) have been retail since January 2015. Year-on-year percentage change excludes commercial vehicles. 4) China sales include Dongfeng-brand passenger vehicles and light commercial vehicles.

Global sales declined 14.7% from a year earlier.
  • Sales including mini vehicles in Japan declined 27.9%.
    - Sales of registered vehicles in Japan declined 10.7%.
    - Mini vehicle sales in Japan declined 52.5%.
  • Sales outside Japan declined 13.0% from a year earlier.
3. Exports from Japan
  Jan. 2022
(vehicles)
Year-on-year change (%) April 2021- Jan. 2022 (vehicles) Year-on-year change (%) April 2020 - Jan. 2021 (vehicles)
North America 11,235 -45.4 110,879 -20.7 139,867
Europe 6 -78.6 4,280 -54.9 9,500
Others 5,789 -36.8 73,958 +11.7 66,230
Total exports from Japan 17,030 -42.8 189,117 -12.3 215,597


Notes: 1) Exports are the total of complete build-up and complete knock-down vehicles (based on data from JAMA). 2) Export regions are based on JAMA geographic divisions. (Mexico is included in “Others.”)

Exports from Japan declined 42.8% from a year earlier.