Honda, Toyota, BMW, Mitsubishi, and Suzuki are the five most googled car brands in Vietnam, market research firm iPrice said.
The five members of the Vietnam Association of Motorcycle Manufacturers (VAMM) sold 731,077 vehicles in the first quarter of 2020, down 3.03% year on year.
Honda Vietnam (HVN) has become the fourth automaker in Vietnam to suspend production and assembly of cars and motorbikes over the concerns of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Though motorbike sales in Vietnam ranked second in ASEAN last year, domestic demand showed a decline against regional growth.
Thousands of workers in the Mekong Delta city of Can Tho were presented with antibacterial face masks on February 15 as part of a programme that aims to raise public awareness of the acute respiratory disease caused by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
The Vietnam Association of Motorcycle Manufacturers (VAMM) reported gloomy figures for the last months of 2019, a time when the industry typically expects a boom in sales revenue.
Hopes of a big rise in car sales in October thanks to a steep drop in prices and the rollout of new models have been dashed, spreading more gloom about the sector’s health.
Sales of enterprises operating in automobile and motorbikes manufacturing and assembling in the northern province of Vinh Phuc were estimated to exceed 258 million USD since the beginning of 2019, a year-on-year increase of 19 percent.
The Vietnamese electric motorbike market is seeing the participation of more and more domestic and foreign manufacturers.
Vietnam imported nearly 11,700 cars worth more than 273 million USD in the first month of 2019, marking the fifth consecutive month with a volume of at least 10,000 units, according to statistics from the General Department of Vietnam Customs.
VOV.VN - Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc hosted separate receptions in Hanoi on January 15 for President and Chief Executive Officer of Japan’s Mitsui Tatsuo Yasunaga and Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Honda Motor Seiji Kuraishi.
Motorcycle sales in 2018 broke the record set seven years ago (3.3 million) with nearly 3.4 million vehicles sold in the domestic market during the year.
The final day of the 35th Motor Expo in the capital was well attended and ended with a significant number of sales.
Having expanded by 13 times in the last 20 years, the domestic motorbike market remains hot with new models equipped with the most advanced technologies launched every year.
The Ministry of Education and Training (MoET), National Traffic Safety Committee and Honda Vietnam Co. Ltd. on August 15 inked a cooperation programme on traffic safety education for the 2018-2023 period.
The success of automobile manufacturers is determined not only by product quality and design, but also by distribution networks and post-sale services.
Vietnam imports 523 cars from Thailand in a week, while the price of imported Honda cars is also increasing.
Vietnam’s import tax on complete built-up units from ASEAN was reduced to zero percent as from Jan. 1 this year under the ASEAN Free Trade Agreement. The accord helps reduce the prices of imported cars, meeting consumers’ aspiration.
Japanese automaker Honda has recalled 1,524 Honda City models in Vietnam, which were produced and assembled from May 25, 2013 to January 6, 2014, to replace their front passenger airbags.
Foreign car makers are looking at ways to obtain the documentation required by a new law in Vietnam to reopen automotive exports to the country.