Brazilian automotive production grows 0.8% in December, sector is ‘mildly optimistic’ for 2022

Brazilian vehicle production increased by a slight 0.8% year on year in December, but the sector has started a mild recovery on a monthly comparison which is expected to continue through 2022.

The country produced 210,900 vehicles in December, compared with 209,300 units in the same month of 2020, according to figures from national automotive association Anfavea.
Output also increased by 2.5% from November’s level of 205,700 units.
With December’s volume, the Brazilian automotive industry produced a total 2.25 million vehicles in 2021, up by 11.6% from the 2.01 vehicles a year earlier.

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Published

Felipe Peroni

January 07, 2022

17:22 GMT

São Paulo