In June 11, The Vietnam Automobile Manufacturers’ Association (VAMA) announced the sales report in May 2018. Whereby, there was totally 23,065 automobiles sold in may, up 9 % compared to that in April. However, this number decreased 6% in overall the first five months in 2018.

Of the total car sold in May, there was 15,187 passenger cars, up 13%; 6,890 commercial vehicles, down 8%; and 778 Special - Purpose vehicles, dropped 36% compared to the previous month.




 
Domestically-assembled cars reached 19,467 vehicles, up 9% while the number of imported vehicles were 3,598 units, up 12% compared to the previous month.

Generally, the total sales of the entire Vietnamese automobile market in the first five months of 2018 reached 103,746 vehicles up 6% y.o.y. In particular, passenger cars increased 6%, commercial vehicles decreased 19% and Special - Purpose vehicles 37% y.o.y.

Domestically-assembled cars sold in the first five months of 2018 reached 87,426 vehicles, up 10% y.o.y, imported vehicles only 16,320 vehicles, down 46% due to not completed the procedures required by Decree 116/2017 / ND-CP.

Businesses are still trying to complete the procedures required by Decree 116/2017 / ND-CP to import vehicles for distribution in the coming time. It is expected that in the end of June and early July there will be more models such as: Toyota, Ford, Chevrolet, Suzuki ... will be imported to Vietnam.