Auto exports at two-year low

Auto exports at two-year low

The Federation of Thai Industries reported on Thursday Thailand exported 67,114 vehicles in April, down by 7.5% year-on-year, representing the lowest volume in 24 months.

The value of the auto exports last month stood at 35.55 billion baht, down by 3%.

The FTI's automotive industry club said the April shipments contracted in all markets, except Australia and the Middle East.

Local sales in April stood at 86,076 vehicles, up by 8.7% from the same month last year. Overall car production last month totalled 150,242 units, up by 11.5%.


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