SEARCH   
MEMBER LOGIN    
Forgot Password?

Global Car & Automobile Sales: Market Research Report

Global Market Research • Global Market Size • Industry Statistics • Industry Analysis • Industry Trends

Global Car & Automobile Sales Market Research Report | Nov 2016

The global economy presents its own set of opportunities and threats for businesses in a range of industries. IBISWorld’s Global Car & Automobile Sales global market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at an international level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
There are no companies with a dominant market share
Industry Statistics & Forecast
Revenue
$10tr
Annual Growth 11-16
5.0%
Annual Growth 16-21
Add to Cart
Profit
Add to Cart
Employment ('000)
14,598,141
Businesses
1,741,681
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Over the five years to 2016, rising per capita income is expected to drive revenue growth for the Global Car and Automobile Sales industry. The industry's dependency on employment rates, global consumer spending, financing rates and the world price of crude oil make it vulnerable to economic shifts. Over the five years to 2016, industry revenue is expected to grow. Pent-up demand, improving per capita income and growing consumer sentiment are expected to drive automobile sales over the next five years. Furthermore, the introduction of new energy-efficient vehicle models will also contribute to an increase in sales as consumers move away from high gasoline-consuming vehicles... read more

Industry Key Buyers

The Global Car and Automobile Sales industry is highly fragmented. The top four companies will generate less than 5.0% of industry revenue in 2016. Consolidation has increased in Western countries, as operators respond to saturation. However, an increasing number of operators are entering the industry in emerging nations, as growing populations increasingly shift to cars and trucks for transportation. Over the five years to 2016, the number of industry establishments is expected to increase at an annualized rate of 4.7% to 1.7 million locations.

.. read more

 


Industry ProductsRelated ReportsTable of Contents

What is the Global Car & Automobile Sales Industry?

This industry retails new and used motor vehicles mainly through dealerships, commission agents and car auctions. Products sold in this industry include: passenger cars, SUVs, light trucks, heavy trucks, buses, recreational vehicles and specialty vehicles (e.g. ambulances and fire trucks). Retail sales of motorcycles, mopeds and bicycles are not included in this industry.

Industry Products
CarsSports utility vehicles and pickup trucksHeavy trucksBusesRecreational vehiclesSpecialty vehicles
 
Industry Activities
Selling new cars and light trucksSelling heavy trucksSelling specialty vehiclesSelling busesSelling vans and other commercial vehiclesSelling recreational vehicles


Quote
Select Clients