BMW Group sales continue to grow by October

Posted on 12. Nov, 2016 by in BMW Canada

Worldwide 196,002 vehicles delivered, adult 2.3%

Year-to-date sales arise 5.8%: 1,942,642 vehicles sold

BMW year-to-date deliveries adult 5.5% to 1,646,743

MINI sales adult 7.3% in initial 10 months: 292,823 delivered

100,000th electrified BMW delivered given launch of BMW i

 

Munich. Sales of BMW Group vehicles were aloft than
ever before in October, with sum sales of 196,002 units, an increase
of 2.3% on a same month final year. This outcome brings the
year-to-date sales sum to 1,942,642, an boost of 5.8% compared
with a initial 10 months of final year.

 

“All a BMW Group’s reward brands have contributed to this latest
set of record sales formula and we am assured this will continue as
we conduct towards year-end,” pronounced Dr Ian Robertson, Member of a BMW AG
Board of Management with shortcoming for Sales and Marketing BMW.
“We’ve only seen a sale of a 100,000th electrified vehicle,
underlining a success in a increasingly critical electro-mobility
segment,” he continued. “Our plan of flexible, tellurian sales
enabled us to equivalent headwinds in some markets by strengthening sales
in other regions, ensuring that distinction can sojourn a concentration worldwide.”

 

In a initial 10 months of a year, 1,646,743 BMW
code vehicles were sole around a world, 5.5% some-more than in a same
duration final year. In October, a sum of 166,805 BMW code vehicles
were delivered to customers, an boost of 1.1% year-on-year. The
tellurian trend towards SUVs continues to be reflected in clever sales
expansion within a BMW X family. Oct sales of a BMW X1 some-more than
doubled year-on-year with a sum of 21,072 sole around a world
(+139.1%); monthly sales of a BMW X3 increasing by 5.1% to total
12,533 units while X5 sales rose by 4.9% (14,203). A year after it was
launched, a brand’s flagship BMW 7 Series achieved sales expansion of
79.0% in October, with a sum of 5,664 delivered to customers
worldwide. In a initial 10 months of a year, BMW 7 Series sales
totalled 47,416 (+67.2%), creation this sixth era a most
successful 7 Series ever in a year following launch.

 

With sales of electrified models building significantly, October’s
considerable BMW i and BMW iPerformance sales (5,952 units) led to an
critical miracle for electro-mobility during a BMW Group, with the
100,000th electrified BMW delivered to a patron during a really start of
November. Almost half of those 100,000 sales have been done only this
year, with a sum of 47,286 BMW i and BMW iPerformance models sole in
a initial 10 months of 2016. “Our postulated efforts in a margin of
electro-mobility are profitable off,” commented Dr Ian Robertson. “BMW i
and BMW iPerformance offer business a largest operation of electric
expostulate trains opposite all segments and BMW i continues a purpose as the
spearhead of creation during a BMW Group, enabling technologies which
can be practical opposite a whole indication range,” he continued.

 

Sales of MINI code vehicles increasing by 8.9% in
Oct with a sum of 28,746 delivered to business worldwide. The
reward brand’s dual many new models continue to be a biggest
expansion drivers. A sum of 5,411 business took smoothness of a MINI
Clubman in October, with year-to-date sales totalling 49,218 units
worldwide. Oct sales of a MINI Convertible totalled 2,152
(+159.6%); sales of this indication in a initial 10 months of a year
totalled 25,144 (+92.0%).

 

Combined monthly sales of BMW and MINI in Europe
totalled 90,574 in October, adult 6.4% compared with a same month last
year. Year-to-date sales in a segment are adult 10.0%, with a sum of
897,493 vehicles delivered. All markets in a segment have contributed
to this year’s clever expansion with many achieving double-digit
increases including Italy (68,282 / +18.0%), Spain (45,141 / +19.9%)
and Scandinavia (43,433 / +14.4%).

 

Sales of BMW and MINI vehicles in Asia also saw
clever expansion final month with a sum of 63,006 vehicles delivered to
business in Oct (+6.6%). In a initial 10 months of a year, a
sum of 611,020 BMW and MINI vehicles were sole in Asia, an increase
of 8.9% compared with a same duration final year. The region’s biggest
market, Mainland China, achieved a 10.2% boost compared with the
initial 10 months of final year, with a sum of 423,330 vehicles sold
so distant in 2016. Year-to-date sales in many other markets in a region
also uncover clever growth: Japan (60,484 / +9.1%) and South Korea
(49,016 / +10.0%) are only dual examples.

 

Sales of BMW and MINI in a Americas decreased
11.6% in Oct compared with a same month final year: a sum of
36,743 vehicles were delivered to business in a region.
Year-to-date sales of BMW and MINI vehicles in a segment total
373,822, that is down 7.1% compared with a same duration final year.
While year-to-date sales are adult in Canada (37,373 / +7.0%) and Mexico
(27,858 / +14.0%), a unusually rival marketplace in a USA has
seen deliveries diminution by 9.6% (297,015).

 

This year continues to be a strongest ever for BMW
Motorrad
, with sales for Oct totalling 10,974, adult 19.1%
compared with a same month final year. Year-to-date sales rose by
2.3% with a sum of 127,018 motorcycles and maxi-scooters delivered
to business in a initial 10 months of a year.

 

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MW Group sales in / ytd Oct 2016 during a glance


 

 

 

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The BMW Group

 

With a 3 brands BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce, a BMW Group is the
world’s heading reward manufacturer of automobiles and motorcycles
and also provides reward financial and mobility services. As a global
company, a BMW Group operates 31 prolongation and public facilities
in 14 countries and has a tellurian sales network in some-more than 140 countries.

 

In 2015, a BMW Group sole approximately 2.247 million cars and
scarcely 137,000 motorcycles worldwide. The distinction before taxation for the
financial year 2015 was approximately € 9.22 billion on revenues
amounting to € 92.18 billion. As of 31 Dec 2015, a BMW Group
had a workforce of 122,244 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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