Porsche sold 140,000 units in the first half thanks to SUV activity.The biggest market is China
Porsche announced its sales performance in the first half of 2022. Despite unfavorable factors such as COVID-19, semiconductor issues, and supply instability, it only decreased by 5% year-on-year, and delivered a total of 145,860 vehicles in the global market.
In the first half of the year, German and European markets, which were home, were outstanding. Europe sold 43,087 units, up 7% from the previous year, while Germany delivered 13,785 units, up 5% from the previous year.
China, Porsche’s largest single market, delivered 46,681 vehicles, down 16 percent year-on-year, as some cities were blocked for months. The Asia-Pacific region, Africa and the Middle East sold 62,245 vehicles, while the United States delivered 32,529 vehicles to India and transport issues.
By product, the cash cow SUV model drove demand. Kaien and Makan were delivered 41,947 units and 38,039 units, respectively, with 911 21,616 units, electric vehicle Taikan 18,877 units, Panamera 15,604 units, 718 Baxter and Kaiman performing 9,777 units.
Detlev von Platten Porsche AG’s sales and marketing board member said, “We successfully finished the first half of the year, which was highly uncertain due to various external factors,” and stressed, “Porsche is optimistic about the future and will do its best in the remaining second half.” 코인파워볼