Production of heavy commercial vehicles reached 516 thousand in 2017 in Japan, according to ACEA. This is 1.91 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, production of heavy commercial vehicles in Japan reached an all time high of 773 thousand in 2003 and an all time low of 372 thousand in 2009. When compared to Japan's main peers, production of heavy commercial vehicles in China amounted to 2,258 thousand, 67.0 thousand in Russia, 85.3 thousand in South Korea and 281 thousand in USA in 2017.
Japan has been ranked 3rd within the group of 34 countries we follow in terms of production of heavy commercial vehicles.
Heavy commercial vehicles are motor vehicles with at least four wheels, used for the carriage of goods or passengers.