Munich. The BMW Group achieved a best-ever May in
terms of sales with a sum of 198,354 vehicles delivered to customers
around a world, an boost of 5.3% on a same month final year.
This stability expansion means a company’s automotive sales in the
year-to-date are 5.0% aloft than during a same indicate in a year in
2015, with a sum of 935,288 vehicles sole globally so distant this year.
“Our sales continue to uncover tolerable growth, good in line with our
expectations,” pronounced Dr Ian Robertson, Member of a BMW AG Board of
Management with shortcoming for Sales and Marketing BMW. “Our
aim is to safeguard essential expansion in sales and interjection to our
appealing indication line-up, that’s what we are achieving,” he continued.
Sales of BMW code vehicles totalled 168,129 in May,
an boost of 5.6% on a same month final year. In a year-to-date,
sales are adult 5.0% with a sum of 797,457 vehicles delivered to
business around a world. May saw clever expansion in a sales of many
BMW models such as a BMW 2 Series (16,823 / +47.6%), a BMW X1
(13,884 / +47.8%), a BMW X4 (4,947 / +13.0%) and a BMW 7 Series
(4,539 / +32.4%).
Meanwhile sales of a brand’s recently introduced plug-in hybrid
models continued to see sales grow, generally in markets which
actively inspire business to squeeze an electric vehicles. For
example, a BMW 330e iPerformance went on sale in Europe in Mar and
already in May, roughly each eighth BMW 3 Series sole in a UK and
some-more than a entertain of all BMW 3 Series sole in a Netherlands was a
plug-in hybrid chronicle of a world’s best-selling reward indication range.
MINI sales also grew in May with a sum of 29,864
vehicles delivered worldwide, an boost of 3.6% on a same month
final year. Year-to-date, MINI sales are adult 5.2% to sum 136,617 in
a initial 5 months. The brand’s categorical expansion drivers in May were the
MINI Convertible (3,604 / +116.7%) and a MINI Clubman, that was
delivered to a sum of 4,681 business around a universe final month.
In Europe, sum monthly sales of BMW and MINI
totalled 91,347 in May, adult 11.9% compared with a same month last
year. Sales in Germany increasing 14.3% (21,829), while a sum of
7,218 MINI and BMW vehicles were delivered to business in France
(+12.3%) and a sum of 7,005 vehicles were sole in Italy (+16.0%).
Overall year-to-date sales for BMW and MINI in Europe sum 432,545,
an boost of 10.3%.
Asia also saw solid expansion in BMW and MINI sales
final month with a sum of 58,725 vehicles delivered to business in
May (+6.3%). The region’s biggest market, Mainland China, achieved a
7.1% boost compared to a same month final year, with a sum of
40,123 vehicles sold. Monthly sales in South Korea grew 14.4%, with a
sum of 5,250 vehicles sold, while patron deliveries in Japan
increasing 5.2% to sum 5,264 in a month. In a initial 5 months
of a year, a sum of 293,188 BMW and MINI vehicles were sole in
Asia, an boost of 6.2% compared to a same duration final year.
Sales of BMW and MINI in a Americas decreased 7.3%
in May compared with a same month final year, with a sum of 42,066
vehicles delivered to business in a region. May sales in a USA
are down 8.8% (33,612). Year-to-date sales of BMW and MINI vehicles in
a Americas segment sum 180,099 that is down 7.9% compared with the
same duration final year.
Sales continue to grow during BMW Motorrad where May saw
a sum of 15,180 motorcycles and maxi-scooters delivered to
customers, an boost of 1.2% on a same month final year.
Year-to-date total uncover an boost of 4.5% (65,761).
MW Group sales in / ytd May 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.