Locked content PwC: 30% of cars in Europe will be shared by 2030 

The scale of vehicle sharing will increase in the coming years; by 2030, the share of such cars in the European market will be at least 30 percent, according to the report “Transformation of vehicle production: how vehicle sharing and automation will revolutionize the automotive industry until...

Locked content Car production drops 5.1% y/y in June

The number of passenger cars manufactured in June 2018 fell to 44,200, which marks a 5.1 percent drop year-on-year, according to data published by statistics office GUS. In month-on-month terms, car production increased by 1.8 percent. In the first half of the year, 261,000 cars were manufactured, w...

Locked content Car production inches up in Q1-Q3

The number of motor vehicles manufactured in Poland in the first three quarters of 2017 amounted to 527.4k, representing a 0.6 percent y/y increase, according to a report by KPMG and PZPM. After Q2, production of passenger cars fell by 7.1 percent y/y, while production of public transport vehicles i...

Locked content Poland to produce over 600k cars this year – report

Car production this year may exceed 600k, according to the Polish Automotive Industry Association and consultancy firm KPMG. Last year, Polish factories manufactured 554.6k cars. “Growing output is mainly due to the good situation on the main export markets, where a significant part of the Polish pr...

Locked content Hutchinson opens PLN 160 mln plant in Zawada

Hutchinson has officially opened its new production plant located in Zawada near Dębica, eastern Poland, the Ministry of Development informed. The investment cost PLN 160 million. “The plant in Zawada will produce mainly gaskets for airplanes and passenger cars. The state-of-the-art facility, ...

Locked content Kongsberg Automotive to build PLN 150 mln plant

Polish subsidiary of Norwegian car parts producer Kongsberg Automotive will build a PLN 150 million factory in Brześć Kujawski, the company said in a market filing. The facility will employ 1,000 people. “We’ve made the decision to build a new plant in Poland due to the significant growth momentum w...

New car registrations up by 20% y/y in Q1 – report

As many as 125,900 new passenger cars were registered in Q1 2017, 20.3 percent more than in the corresponding period of last year, according to a report prepared by consultancy KPMG and sector lobby PZPM. “We continue to see a rapid increase in the number of registrations in the premium car se...

Locked content Report: Car manufacturing on the rise in Poland

The number of cars manufactured in Poland in Q1 has reached 202,500, representing a 7.3 percent y/y increase, the KPMG and PZPM sector lobby report showed. The production of buses has increased by 36.1 percent, passenger cars by 2.3 percent, and the delivery trucks and vans by 30 percent, the report...

Locked content Poland’s new car registrations rise 17.2% in January – SAM...

Poland’s new passenger car and van registrations rose by 17.2 percent year-on-year in January, which is the best result for that month in 16 years, report by market researcher SAMAR showed. Month on month, however that figure shrunk by 15.4 percent. The y/y number as been growing for 22 consec...

Locked content Automotive industry on the rise in Poland – KPMG

The number of cars produced in Poland has risen by 3.2 percent year-on-year in 2016, reaching 681,000 vehicles, according to the report by KPMG and Polish Automotive Industry Association. The number of new registrations was up by 17.2 percent, meaning that some 416,000 vehicles were registered last ...