Brazil’s automotive production falls 13.5% in November: Anfavea

Total automotive production in Brazil reached 206,042 units in November, falling by 13.50% from 238,200 units in the same month of 2020 due to a component shortage, national auto manufacturers’ association Anfavea said on Monday December 6.

On the flipside, and despite it being the worst November numbers in six years, those were actually the highest figures recorded by the industry group this year, Anfavea president Luiz Carlos Moraes said.
“In this context, I’d say we had a strong month,” Moraes added. “We are having a lot of difficulties in logistics, to determine when ships are docking, and especially with the global semiconductor shortage.”

Anfavea reported that new vehicle registrations totaled 172,964 units in November, 23.13% lower than 225,010 units a year before. Domestically-produced registrations were 148,304 units, down by...

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Renato Rostás

December 07, 2021

21:36 GMT

São Paulo