Car production in the UK fell 28.7% year-on-year to 75,756 units in November of 2021, the fifth consecutive month of decline and the worst November performance since 1984 as UK car makers continue to wrestle with the worldwide shortage of semiconductors. Production for both domestic and overseas markets declined, down -18.8% and -30.4% respectively, as 30,487 fewer cars rolled off factory lines. Exports accounted for more than 80% of all cars produced, reinforcing the need for smooth international trade, especially with the EU, as new customs controls with the bloc come into effect on 1 January 2022. Continuing the recent trend, British production of battery electric, plug-in hybrid and hybrid cars took a record share of production, accounting for around a third (32.7%) of all cars made in the month, and more than a quarter (25.5%) over the year-to-date. source: The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders Limited (SMMT)
Car Production in the United Kingdom averaged 113010.31 Units from 1977 until 2021, 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 January of 2022.
Car Production in the United Kingdom is expected to be 91000.00 Units by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. In the long-term, the United Kingdom Car Production is projected to trend around 110000.00 Units in 2023 and 122000.00 Units in 2024, according to our econometric models.