DEUTZ Group: Unit sales
Significantly more engines sold
DEUTZ sold 214,776 engines in 2018, which was 32.9 per cent more than in the prior year (2017: 161,646 engines). Unit sales rose particularly sharply in the application segments Material Handling (up by 47.0 per cent), Construction Equipment (up by 26.8 per cent) and Agricultural Machinery (up by 17.6 per cent). The Stationary Equipment application segment recorded an 8.2 per cent increase in unit sales, whereas 6.4 per cent fewer engines were sold in the Automotive application segment.
All regions again reported higher unit sales in the reporting year. Sales of engines in our largest market, EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa), increased by 32.2 per cent to 145,808. In the Americas, unit sales rose by 38.0 per cent to 49,184 engines, while 19,784 engines were sold in the Asia-Pacific region, up by 25.7 per cent on the prior year.
DEUTZ Group: Consolidated unit sales by quarter
Year-on-year increases in unit sales were registered in all four quarters. DEUTZ sold 58,272 engines in the fourth quarter of 2018, up by 34.4 per cent on the fourth quarter of 2017.