United Arab Emirates Autos Report

Providing expert analysis, independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on the automotive industry.

Report includes: BMI Industry View, Industry SWOT Analysis, Industry Forecasts, BMI's Autos Risk Reward Index, Economic Forecasts, Company Profiles and Global, Regional and Country Industry Overviews.

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United Arab Emirates Autos Report
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BMI View: The combination of strong consumer demand and a growing population provides an encouraging backdrop for UAE's new vehicle sales prospects in 2016. We are targeting 4.9% sales growth for the sector.

Total Vehicle Sales, United Arab Emirates
(2013-19)
f = BMI forecast. Source: Industry sources, BMI
Key Views
  • 2015 has proved another positive year for UAE new car sales, which should be on track for 420,000 units by year end.

Source: BMI
  • Looking forward, BMI remains optimistic on the medium-term outlook for the sector, targeting 21.5% growth, which should take annual new vehicle sales through the 500,000 unit mark by 2019.

  • With the income per capita of both the richest 10% and the middle 60% of the population forecast to rise by 17.5% over the next five years, there will be opportunities in both the premium and volume car segments.

BMI Industry View
7
SWOT
10
Political
12
Economic
13
Operational Risk
14
Industry Forecast
16
Production, Sales and Trade
16
Table: Autos Total Market - Historical Data And Forecasts (United Arab Emirates 2013-2019)
16
Sales
16
Production
20
Trade
21
Passenger Vehicles
22
Table: Passenger Car Market - Historical Data And Forecasts (United Arab Emirates 2013-2019)
22
Table: UAE - Top 10 Manufacturers By Sales, 2014
23
Luxury Cars
26
Motorcycles
28
Commercial Vehicles
29
Suppliers
33
Alternative Fuels
37
Macroeconomic Forecasts
40
Private Spending Growth To Remain High
41
Modest Growth For Oil Sector
43
Table: Economic Activity (United Arab Emirates 2010-2019)
44
Table: GDP By Expenditure (United Arab Emirates 2012-2019)
44
Industry Risk/Reward Index
46
MENA - Risk/Reward Index
46
Iran The Epitome Of 'High Risk, High Reward'
46
GCC Leads On Stability
47
Conflict Risks Are Pertinent
47
Company Profile
48
Company Monitor
48
Arabian Automobiles (Nissan)
51
Al Futtaim Motors (Toyota)
54
Regional Overview
57
Industry Trend Analysis
57
Table: MENA Production Investments
57
GCC Production Spreads
57
Changes In North Africa
59
Global Industry Overview
60
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60
2
61
3
62
4
64
Demographic Forecast
65
Demographic Outlook
65
Table: Population Headline Indicators (United Arab Emirates 1990-2025)
66
Table: Key Population Ratios (United Arab Emirates 1990-2025)
66
Table: Urban/Rural Population & Life Expectancy (United Arab Emirates 1990-2025)
67
Table: Population By Age Group (United Arab Emirates 1990-2025)
67
Table: Population By Age Group % (United Arab Emirates 1990-2025)
68
Methodology
70
Industry Forecasts
70
Sector-Specific Methodology
71
Sources
71
Risk/Reward Index Methodology
72
Table: Automotive Risk/Reward Index Indicators And Weighting Of Indicators
73

The United Arab Emirates Autos Report features the latest data and forecasts covering production, sales, imports and exports.

BMI Research's United Arab Emirates Autos Report provides industry professionals and strategists, corporate analysts, auto associations, government departments and regulatory bodies with independent forecasts and competitive intelligence on the automotives market in United Arab Emirates.

Key Benefits

  • Benchmark BMI's independent automotives industry forecasts on United Arab Emirates to test other views - a key input for successful budgetary and planning in the Emirati automotives market.
  • Target business opportunities and risks in the Emirati automotives sector through our reviews of latest industry trends, regulatory changes and major deals, projects and investments in United Arab Emirates.
  • Assess the activities and market position of your competitors, partners and clients via our Competitive Landscape Analysis.

Coverage

BMI Industry View

Summary of BMI’s key industry forecasts and views, covering production, sales and the introduction of new technology or products.

Industry SWOT Analysis

Analysis of the major Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats within the autos sector and within the broader political, economic and business environment.

BMI Industry Forecasts

Historic data series and forecasts to end- 2019 for all key industry indicators (see list below), supported by explicit assumptions plus analysis of key downside risks to the main forecast, including:

Sales and production of motorcycles in units; total production of units; production by vehicle type (including cars, commercial vehicles, trucks and buses); total vehicle fleet size in units; sales by vehicle type, including passenger cars and commercial vehicles; fleet size by vehicle type, including passenger car, commercial vehicles and motorcycles; total vehicle trade balance in units; vehicle trade balance by vehicle type, including passenger car, commercial vehicle and motorcycle; car ownership measured as car density per 1,000 people.

BMI’s Autos Risk Reward Index

BMI’s Risk Reward Index provides investors (manufacturers, suppliers and dealers) looking for opportunities in the region with a clear country-comparative assessment of a market’s risks and potential rewards. Each of the country markets are scored using a sophisticated model that includes more than 40 industry, economic and demographic data points. These provide indices of highest to lowest appeal to investors, with each indices explained.

BMI Economic Forecasts

BMI forecasts to end-2019 for all headline macroeconomic indicators, including real GDP growth, inflation, fiscal balance, trade balance, current account and external debt.

Company Profiles*

Examines the competitive positioning and short- to medium-term business strategies of key industry players. Strategy is examined within the context of BMI’s industry forecasts, our macroeconomic views and our understanding of the wider competitive landscape. The latest financial and operating statistics and key company  developments are also incorporated within the company profiles, enabling a full evaluation of recent company performance and future growth prospects.

Global, Regional and Country Industry Overviews

In-depth analysis of the major global and regional developments in the market, which can be linked with the country industry overview, providing cross-country  investment, product and financing trends that will affect each market, supported by BMI’s global and regional industry forecasts.

Sources

The Autos reports draw on an extensive network of primary sources, such as manufacturing associations, statistical bureaus, government transport ministries, national chambers of commerce and industry, national statistical offices, government ministries and central banks and multinational companies.

*Company profiles are not available for every country. Those reports instead contain information on the current activities of prominent companies operating in the market.