Where Most Cars are Produced in the World?

Production of Cars as % of Worldwide Production (%), 2017 or latest
Automotive | October 03, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 49 countries in 2017, China ranked the highest in production of cars as a share of worldwide production with 33.8% followed by Japan and Germany. On the other end of the scale was Bangladesh with < 0.001%, Venezuela with 0.001% and Belarus with 0.005%.

Data for more countries are available at Production of Cars (As % of Worldwide Production) indicator page.

Production of Cars (As % of Worldwide Production) Unit 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Brazil % 4.18% 4.11% 4.15% 3.43% 2.94%
China % 24.2% 24.6% 27.6% 29.5% 30.8%
Czech Republic % 2.00% 1.86% 1.72% 1.85% 1.81%
France % 3.22% 2.67% 2.22% 2.21% 2.27%
Germany % 9.80% 8.54% 8.29% 8.30% 8.32%
India % 5.08% 5.21% 4.81% 4.68% 4.97%
Iran % 2.36% 1.34% 0.961% 1.37% 1.29%
Japan % 12.0% 13.6% 12.5% 12.3% 11.4%
Mexico % 2.77% 2.87% 2.70% 2.84% 2.87%
Russia % 2.91% 3.12% 2.92% 2.49% 1.77%
South Korea % 7.05% 6.61% 6.28% 6.11% 6.03%
Spain % 3.07% 2.44% 2.67% 2.81% 3.23%
Turkey % 1.07% 0.914% 0.965% 1.09% 1.15%
USA % 4.97% 6.51% 6.66% 6.30% 6.07%
United Kingdom % 2.24% 2.32% 2.30% 2.26% 2.31%