Sale of motorcycles edges up in May

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Sale of motorbikes and the three wheelers edged up in May, 2022 to 148,002 units compared to the sale of 147,729 units in same month of the previous year, showing an increase of 0.18%.

On monthly basis, the sale reduced by 2% in May 2022, compared to sale of 151,705 units in previous month of April, 2022. On average, the sale of motorbikes, three-wheelers also witnessed a decline of 3.9% as the sale fell from 1,747 million units recorded during July-May (2020-21) to 1.679 million units in same period of current fiscal year.

The latest data released by Pakistan Automobile Manufacturing Association (PAMA), Honda motorbikes’ sale increased from 1.182 million units in 11 months of previous fiscal year to 1.25 million units in same period of current fiscal year. Similarly the sale of Suzuki motorbikes also rose from 22,085 units to 34,578 units during the period under review.—APP