Proton introduced its first half of 2022 gross sales figures as we speak and the headlining quantity is 60,124 units sold from January to June, an increase of 3.9% year-on-year. A late push in June (14,787 items), the firm’s finest month this 12 months, helped the carmaker obtain y-o-y development.
Proton at all times consists of exports in its complete gross sales numbers, however for those who have a look at exports individually, there’s massive development. P1 says that it shipped 636 items in June, and complete exports for the first half reached 2,722 items. That’s a y-o-y development of 81.2%, and Proton says that it’s the prime exporting automobile firm in Malaysia.
No surprises on which mannequin is main the export charts. The Saga is at 1,602 items, a rise of 78%, however the Proton X70 and X50 are rising quick, Proton says – 377 and 100 items respectively had been shipped in June. Pakistan continues to be Proton’s biggest export market with 1,770 items, 183% larger than 1H 2021. This is adopted by Brunei and Bangladesh with 203 and 194 items respectively.
“Proton’s exports is one of the pillars to drive our future growth and is also in line with our promise to the government to help develop Malaysia’s automotive export industry. With the addition of new markets such as South Africa to our portfolio, we target for export volumes to continue on their current growth trajectory and form an even larger portion of our sales in the future,” stated Proton’s deputy CEO Roslan Abdullah.