According to the General Department of Customs, the number of cars coming from the United Kingdom, the United States, Germany and Japan in the first seven months of 2018 decreased by more than 1,000 units in the same period last year.
Automobiles in deficits in developed countries in Vietnam
The strongest is the Japanese car in the first 7 months of Vietnam imported only more than 470 units, fell more than 1,700 units in the same period last year.
US car sales to Vietnam dropped 1,470 units, compared with the same period last year, only reached 280 units. German car although Vietnamese love and have many big brands, but the import time of only 250 units, imports fell by 480 units compared with the same period last year.
In addition to reducing the number of imported cars, the price of many vehicles to Vietnam is increasing. Imported cars from the UK tend to increase more than 1 billion per unit compared to the same period last year.
The average price of imported cars to Vietnam is also higher by nearly 1 billion each. Prices from the US now reach an average of 1.3 billion each. Japanese car price reached 1.35 billion / unit.
5 new multifunctional vehicles, the market has added "hot burn"
In just two years, the list of small commercial vehicles in Vietnam added 5 new "rookies". This makes the market for universal multi-purpose vehicles increasingly tight and there may be market share and price competition between manufacturers in the coming period.
Many small vehicles in Vietnam, this segment "hot" gradually
Small company cars are small SUVs, crossovers and MPVs. According to statistics, the Vietnam market for versatile vehicles has about 23 different utility models, including small SUVs, crossovers and MPV, with prices ranging from VND 700 million to less than VND 1.5 billion.
Hyundai has four models with SantaFe, Tucson, Creta, Kona. The second place was Chevrolet with brands such as Captiva, Orlando, Trailblazer.
The major Japanese cars in Vietnam are Honda and Toyota have fewer vehicles, mainly assembled sedans. The best known is Honda CRV and then HRV. Toyota has the Fortuner and Innova brands, the upcoming Rush is expected to be imported from Indonesia.
There are also other brands such as Mazda, Mitsubishi, Isuzu, Nissan … when offering many different vehicles on the market. Especially in the market of new multi-purpose vehicles in Vietnam, five different vehicles have been added: Mitsubishi Xpander, Chevrolet Trailblazer, Hyundai Kona, Honda HRV and Toyota Rush.
Thai car, Indonesia not afraid of "month soul"
It seems that car importers from Thailand and Indonesia do not care about the "soulful month", the month of the moon in July – you refrain from buying Vietnamese cars, they are still massively imported into Vietnam .
Thai car to Vietnam massively in the month of the soul
According to the General Department of Customs, the volume of imported cars in Vietnam from 3 to 23 August reached more than 6,226 units, of which imported vehicles from Thailand and Indonesia reached almost 5,400 units (including Thai cars) reached 4,100 units. , Indonesian cars & # 39; s more than 1,380 units).
In August, the same & # 39; soul month & # 39; In Vietnam, the first 23 months of Vietnam imported more than 6266 imported, a decrease of 460 compared with the previous month. However, there is still an indication of seven days in the month mentioned next week.
It is worth mentioning that the average daily car import in August reached almost 266 units, more than 47 average / day imported compared to July (219 units / day). In particular, the number of vehicles imported from Indonesia has increased by 400 in the past month to 1,380 vehicles.
Not only did the import volume decrease but also the positive trend because the company was no longer as superstitious as before.
Much wafer quality from car manufacturers to Vietnamese customers
It is no longer just the struggle that leads to "fratricide", many automakers in Vietnam choose to compete for quality, taste to "gain market share" when the car playing field in Vietnam No more monopoly from anyone.
Car manufacturers in Vietnam are more qualified to have good sales in the market.
Recently, Toyota has expanded the typical cars of Vios with many features, so that buyers no longer stay inflated, just like a "mobile car".
The new Vios is fully equipped with 7 airbags, 4 disc brakes, ABS, EBD, BA and especially the VSC electronic balancing system, slope slope support, traction control and anti-lock braking system. theft.
This move of the company is highly appreciated, but the price of this car has also risen. Together with Toyota, Hyundai and Suzuki have also upgraded many models to compete in the market.
The 2019 Hyundai Elantra adds new features with a more stylish exterior, beautiful castings, turbochargers, audio and air conditioning systems that are all new to "beat-and-go".
Ciaz in 2018 Suzuki also improved to fight the car on the Vietnamese market. The new model of this sedan is more beautiful design, to no longer notice that this car is cheap.
However, many car experts have warned consumers to differentiate the "patch" of technology, improve the quality of the car to change the life of the car with the change in quality and comfort of the car. in Vietnam.
133 BMW "smuggling" exposure to the sun 2 years unknown where to go
Almost two years ago, the Ministry of Finance sent a message to the General Department of Customs with the request to ban the customs clearance of the BMW car importer from the European company for automobile shares to date. port and can not be re-exported.
More than 133 cars have been sunbathing in the port for two years without treatment.
According to Dan Tri, the Ministry of Finance is still looking for comments from ministries and sectors to complete the dossier and plan to report to the Prime Minister.
To this end, the Ministry of Finance sent official shipments to the General Customs Department in November 2016 with the request to stop the customs clearance for the above-mentioned imported goods. Shortly afterwards, the top managers of Euro Auto, the importer of the vehicles, were taken into account.
At the moment, although BMW can get a license through another import partner, the fate of the car can not be returned to Germany, as BMW claims in Germany.
An Linh (Synthesis)