DEUTZ Group: Unit sales
Year-on-year fall in unit sales
DEUTZ sold 137,781 engines in the year under review, 29.8 per cent fewer than the 196,403 engines sold in 2014. The decreases in the Agricultural Machinery and Mobile Machinery application segments were particularly substantial at 53.6 per cent and 32.0 per cent respectively.
DEUTZ Group: Unit sales by application segments
The breakdown by region reveals a very disparate pattern. Unit sales in our biggest market – EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) – dropped by 38.6 per cent to 88,669 engines. They were down by 11.0 per cent to 36,612 engines in the Americas. By contrast, unit sales in the Asia-Pacific region rose by 14.4 per cent to 12,500 engines.
DEUTZ Group: Units sales by region
Significant year-on-year decreases were registered in all four quarters of the year. The highest unit sales figure was achieved in the second quarter with 41,213 engines. In the fourth quarter, 30,545 engines were sold, representing a slight increase of 4.9 per cent on the very weak previous quarter and a decline of 26.0 per cent compared with the fourth quarter of 2014.