The figure was lower month on month
, however, and supply disruptions have led Anfavea to reduce its estimate for the sector’s full-year 2021 performance.
Vehicle output was 166,947 units in June, up from 98,447 units a year before, Anfavea showed. But volumes were down by 13.43% from 192,843 units produced in May 2021, mostly due to a global shortage of semiconductor chips for onboard electronics, according to the association.
In the first half of the year as a whole, production totaled 1.15 million units, a 57.48% year-on-year increase in comparison with 729,269 units. In 2020, production plants were hit...