Sales of passenger cars reached 51.1 thousand in 2019 in Iraq, according to ACEA. This is 58.2 % more than in the previous year.
Historically, sales of passenger cars in Iraq reached an all time high of 80.0 thousand in 2012 and an all time low of 2.00 thousand in 2005. When compared to Iraq's main peers, sales of passenger cars in Iran amounted to 619 thousand, 98.5 thousand in Kuwait, 460 thousand in Saudi Arabia and 11.4 thousand in Syria in 2019.
Iraq has been ranked 66th within the group of 141 countries we follow in terms of sales of passenger cars, 4 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Passenger cars refer to road motor vehicles, other than two-wheelers, intended for the carriage of passengers and designed to seat no more than nine people (including the driver).