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New passenger car sales, numbers per year, 2023:

The average for 2023 based on 6 countries was 429024 passenger cars. The highest value was in Brazil: 1721400 passenger cars and the lowest value was in Ecuador: 98018 passenger cars. The indicator is available from 2005 to 2023. Below is a chart for all countries where data are available.

Measure: passenger cars; Source: OICA
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Countries Passenger car sales, 2023 Global rank Available data
Brazil 1721400 1 -
Argentina 274728 2 -
Chile 218642 3 -
Colombia 144633 4 -
Peru 116724 5 -
Ecuador 98018 6 -



Definition: The indicator estimates the number of new passenger car registrations and sales that took place within a country in a year. Passenger cars are road motor vehicles, other than a motor cycle, intended for the carriage of passengers and designed to seat no more than nine persons (including the driver).

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