UK car manufacturing output fell 20.8 percent from a year earlier to 85,696 units in July 2020, easing from a 48.2 percent slump in the previous month, as global lockdown measures eased and nearly all factories reopened. However, social distancing measures and ongoing economic uncertainty still stifled production. Output for the domestic market declined 37.1 percent to 13,434 units, while exports fell 16.8 percent to total 72,262 units. In the year to date, overall production remains down 39.7 percent due to the impact of the pandemic on key markets, representing a year-on-year loss of 307,707 cars. Overseas shipments in the first seven months are now down 38.5 percent to 381,273 units, with production for the UK market falling 44.5 percent to 85,780.
Car Production in the United Kingdom averaged 114078.83 Units from 1977 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 185157 Units in March of 2000 and a record low of 197 Units in April of 2020. This page provides - United Kingdom Car Production- actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. United Kingdom Car Production - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on September of 2020. source: The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders Limited (SMMT)
Car Production in the United Kingdom is expected to be 101000.00 Units by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Car Production in the United Kingdom to stand at 108000.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United Kingdom Car Production is projected to trend around 87000.00 Units in 2021 and 99000.00 Units in 2022, according to our econometric models.