Brazilian auto output soars in April vs last year but down 4.7% vs March

Brazil's vehicle production recovered in April from the same month of 2020 when plants had to close due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the country's automaker association, Anfavea, said

But output declined from March, it said on Friday May 7.
Domestic vehicle production totaled 190,907 units last month, a huge rebound from 1,847 units in April 2020. Compared with the 200,340 units produced in March this year, however, production was down by 4.71%.

"We still had some plants needing to close temporarily in the beginning of last month due to logistic and supply challenges, like the global chip shortage," Anfavea...

Published

Renato Rostás

May 07, 2021

16:59 GMT

São Paulo