Sales of electric cars reached 31.9 thousand in 2019 in South Korea, according to ACEA. This is 8.71 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, sales of electric cars in South Korea reached an all time high of 34.9 thousand in 2018 and an all time low of 0.061 thousand in 2010. When compared to South Korea's main peers, sales of electric cars in China amounted to 1,060 thousand and 38.9 thousand in Japan in 2019.
South Korea has been ranked 13th within the group of 41 countries we follow in terms of sales of electric cars.