NissanJapan – The OEM’s global output rose by 8.3% year-on-year to 414,239 units, the first increase in two months. This was driven by production outside Japan, which increased for the tenth consecutive month, this time by 11.2%, to 330,404 units.

Production in Japan declined by 1.6% year-on-year to 83,835, the third consecutive month of decrease. Exports fell by 16.2% to 42,010 units.

Production in the different regions was as follows:

US: 88,432 units (+18.1%; a record for the month)Mexico: 71,479 units (+9.2%; a record for the month)UK: 43,940 (+9.1%)Spain: 10,316 (-10.7%)China: 54,368 (+13.0%)Other: 61,869 (+8.6%).