Kia Motors posts impressive global sales


Kia Motors Corporation has
announced the February 2016
global sales figures (export sales,
domestic sales and sales from
overseas plants) for passenger
cars, recreational vehicles,
RVs, and commercial vehicles,
recording a total of 214,219 units
sold. This figure represents 2.6
percent year-on-year growth
compared to the same month of
In February, Kia posted yearon-
year sales increases in North
America (12.2 percent growth
with 54,118 units sold), Europe
(11.0 percent growth with 43,216
units sold) and the domestic
Korean market (10.5 percent
growth with 39,110 units sold).
Cumulatively through the first
two months of 2016, Kia’s global
sales totalled 418,881 units for
a year-on-year decrease of 0.5
percent. Korea (77,615 units
sold), Europe (81,662 units sold)
and North America (96,024 units
sold) have seen a 7.7 percent, 6.7
percent and 6.4 percent rise in
sales, respectively.