Industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value and volume 2014-18, and forecast to 2023). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.
- The medium and heavy trucks market includes commercial vehicles (CVs), buses and coaches (BCs), heavy commercial vehicles (HCVs) and heavy buses and coaches (HBCs). CVs and BCs weigh 3.51 to 16 tonnes and include pick-ups and vans where they fall into this weight range. HCVs and HBCs weigh over 16 tonnes; the converted trucks and buses are excluded. The market volume includes the number of newly registrated vehicle in any given year. The market value is calculated in terms of average manufacturer selling price (MSP) against market volume, and excludes all taxes and levies. Any currency conversions used in the creation of this report have been calculated using constant 2018 annual average exchange rates.
- The Brazilian medium & heavy trucks market had total revenues of $0.9bn in 2018, representing a compound annual rate of change (CARC) of -14% between 2014 and 2018.
- Market consumption volumes declined with a CARC of -14.4% between 2014 and 2018, to reach a total of 88.2 thousand units in 2018.
- The Brazilian elections in 2018 were able to boost the market by 39.2%, as the election of the new President Jair Bolsonaro has been seen as a boost to the country’s businesses.