UK car production rose 46.6 percent year-on-year to 115,498 units in March 2021, the first increase in 18 months. In mid-March 2020 the coronavirus crisis caused all automotive plants to be shuttered. Output for the domestic market rose 19.4 percent to 20,269 units with exports also increasing, up 54.1 percent to 95,229 units. The survey also showed companies continue to wrestle with global supply chain issues, the impact of new EU trading arrangements and Covid recovery at home and abroad. Compared with the five-year March average, production was down 22.8 percent and some 32.1 percent lower than the 2017 record for the month. Considering the first quarter as a whole, car production declined 4.0 percent to 306,558 units, 12,694 less than a year before. source: The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders Limited (SMMT)
Car Production in the United Kingdom averaged 113788.81 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 May of 2021.
Car Production in the United Kingdom is expected to be 108000.00 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 81000.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United Kingdom Car Production is projected to trend around 99000.00 Units in 2022 and 110000.00 Units in 2023, according to our econometric models.