BMW Group beats marketplace trend: sales and marketplace share grow in initial half year

Posted on 10. Jul, 2019 by in BMW Canada

Munich. BMW Group sales continued their positive
trend in June: worldwide deliveries were adult 0.7% on a same month
final year, with a sum of 240,674 reward BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce
vehicles sold. This brings a company’s sum sales for a year to
date to 1,252,837 (+0.8%), a initial time a association has sole more
than 1.25 million vehicles in a initial half of a year. This sales
expansion was achieved notwithstanding ongoing sensitivity in several markets
around a world.

 

“Our indication rollout is clearly carrying a certain impact on a sales
result, with a sparkling new vehicles removing really certain feedback
from customers. In a initial half year, we were means to opposite the
trend and grow sales above market, thereby gaining serve market
share,” pronounced Pieter Nota, member of a BMW AG Board
of Management obliged for Customer, Brands and Sales. “For the
initial time ever, we have delivered some-more than 1.25 million vehicles in
a initial half of a year. Our new X family vehicles are some-more popular
than ever, with sales adult 23.1% compared to a initial half of last
year. And as we saw during a #NEXTGen eventuality in June, where we celebrated
6 innovative universe premieres, there is copiousness some-more to come.”

Overall sales of BMW code vehicles grew by 1.4% in
June, with a sum of 203,523 delivered to business worldwide in the
month. That outcome brings a brand’s sales sum for a initial half
of a year to 1,075,959 / +1.6%. Both sum paint new record
highs for a brand. The new or revised BMW X vehicles continue to be
a brand’s biggest expansion drivers, with tellurian sales of a BMW X2 up
19.1% in June, while sales of a BMW X3 rose by 66.6%. Deliveries of
a BMW X4 augmenting by 70.8%. Less than 3 months after market
launch, a sum of 13,555 oppulance BMW X7 vehicles have already been
delivered to business around a world. In a initial half of the
year, a sum of 467,134 BMW X vehicles were delivered to customers
worldwide, accounting for 43.4% of a brand’s altogether sales; that
figure was only 35.8% in a same duration final year.

 

June was an sparkling month for BMW Group electrified
vehicles, with a proclamation that a association will have 25
electrified models on a marketplace by 2023, a full dual years forward of
schedule. More than half of these will be entirely electric. At the
company’s future-focussed #NEXTGen event, it was also announced that
in 2021, sales of BMW Group electrified vehicles are approaching to be
double that in 2019. BMW i sales augmenting by 22.0% in a initial half
of a year, with direct for a BMW i3 augmenting by 21.2% in the
same period. Sales of a BMW 5 Series plug-in hybrid models increased
by 43.4% in a initial half-year, while deliveries of a plug-in
hybrid MINI Cooper SE Countryman ALL4* rose by 55.8%.

 

Building on that success was a proclamation during yesterday’s first
display of a MINI ELECTRIC* that over 40,000 business have already
purebred seductiveness in a car, that goes into prolongation in Plant
Oxford in November. Meanwhile in an intensely rival segment, and
with a association progressing a concentration on profitability,
MINI code sales in a initial half of a year
decreased slightly. Deliveries in a year to date totalled 174.344
(‑3.9%) while sales in Jun decreased by 3.5% to 36,645.

 

Strong sales expansion continued at Rolls-Royce, with a
sum of 2,534 Rolls-Royce engine cars delivered to business across
a creation (+42.3%) in a initial half of a year. Growth was seen in
each segment worldwide, with sustained direct for all indication families.
Exceptional patron direct for Cullinan continues, resulting in
a strong sequence book, already stretching into a initial entertain of
2020. The marque remains on track for a strong year in 2019.

 

BMW Motorrad sales continue to grow strongly, with
year-to-date deliveries adult 7.1% (93,188). In June, a sum of 18,230
(+7.4%) reward BMW Motorrad motorcycles and maxi scooters were
delivered to business around a world.

 

BMW sales in a regions/markets

Despite a several headwinds now inspiring a automotive
industry, in Jun BMW once again achieved augmenting sales in all three
of a biggest markets. The code continued to sire a trend in USA,
achieving expansion of 7.5% in a month, while clever expansion of +21.8%
was achieved in Mainland China. Despite a decrease in a premium
marketplace in Germany in June, deliveries of BMW vehicles were adult 0.5% in
a month.

While a tellurian marketplace sourroundings looks set to sojourn highly
rival and volatile, a BMW Group expects to grasp an increase
in sales in 2019. The association continues to follow a plan of
prioritising profitability before volume.

 

BMW MINI sales during a glance

*Provisional registration figures

 

 

BMW Group sales in/ytd Jun 2019 during a glance


 

*BMW i, BMW iPerformance, MINI Electric

 

 

If we have any queries, greatfully contact:

 

Corporate Communications

 

Emma Begley, Corporate Communications

emma.begley@bmwgroup.com
, Telephone:
+49 89 382-72200

 

Mathias Schmidt, Head of Corporate and Culture Communications

mathias.m.schmidt@bmwgroup.com,
Telephone:
+49 89 382-24544

 

Media website: www.press.bmwgroup.com

Email: presse@bmwgroup.com

 

 
 

The BMW Group

With a 4 brands BMW, MINI, Rolls-Royce and BMW Motorrad, a BMW
Group is a world’s heading reward manufacturer of automobiles and
motorcycles and also provides reward financial and mobility services.
The BMW Group prolongation network comprises 31 prolongation and assembly
comforts in 15 countries; a association has a tellurian sales network in
some-more than 140 countries.

In 2018, a BMW Group sole over 2,490,000 newcomer vehicles and
some-more than 165,000 motorcycles worldwide. The distinction before taxation in the
financial year 2018 was € 9.815 billion on revenues amounting to
€ 97.480 billion. As of 31 Dec 2018, a BMW Group had a
workforce of 134,682 employees.

The success of a BMW Group has always been formed on long-term
meditative and obliged action. The association has therefore established
ecological and amicable sustainability via a value chain,
extensive product shortcoming and a transparent joining to
conserving resources as an constituent partial of a strategy.

 

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