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Kenya: Market for Motorcycles, Scooters And Side-Cars 2022

Market Size for Motorcycles, Scooters And Side-Cars in Kenya

For the fifth year in a row, the Kenyan motorcycle, scooter and side-car market recorded growth in sales value, which increased by 12% to $X in 2021. In general, consumption showed a resilient expansion. Over the period under review, the market reached the maximum level in 2021 and is likely to continue growth in the immediate term.

Exports of Motorcycles, Scooters And Side-Cars

Exports from Kenya

In 2021, approx. X units of motorcycles, scooters and side-cars were exported from Kenya; shrinking by -87.2% compared with the previous year. Over the period under review, exports continue to indicate a deep slump. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2016 with an increase of 118%. The exports peaked at X units in 2019; however, from 2020 to 2021, the exports remained at a lower figure.

In value terms, motorcycle, scooter and side-car exports dropped significantly to $X in 2021. Overall, exports saw a perceptible contraction. The pace of growth appeared the most rapid in 2019 when exports increased by 238%. Over the period under review, the exports attained the maximum at $X in 2020, and then reduced remarkably in the following year.

Exports by Country

Ethiopia (X units), Democratic Republic of the Congo (X units) and Uganda (X units) were the main destinations of motorcycle, scooter and side-car exports from Kenya.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of shipments, amongst the main countries of destination, was attained by Ethiopia (with a CAGR of +120.9%), while the other leaders experienced more modest paces of growth.

In value terms, Ethiopia ($X) remains the key foreign market for motorcycle, scooter and side-car exports from Kenya, comprising 4,071% of total exports. The second position in the ranking was taken by Democratic Republic of the Congo ($X), with a 1,050% share of total exports. It was followed by Uganda, with an 840% share.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value to Ethiopia amounted to +104.9%. Exports to the other major destinations recorded the following average annual rates of exports growth: Democratic Republic of the Congo (+74.0% per year) and Uganda (+48.3% per year).

Export Prices by Country

The average motorcycle, scooter and side-car export price stood at $X per unit in 2021, reducing by -10.7% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the export price, however, enjoyed noticeable growth. The most prominent rate of growth was recorded in 2019 an increase of 87% against the previous year. Over the period under review, the average export prices reached the maximum at $X per unit in 2020, and then contracted in the following year.

Prices varied noticeably country of destination: the country with the highest price was Ethiopia ($X per unit), while the average price for exports to Rwanda ($X per unit) was amongst the lowest.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was recorded for supplies to Burundi (+18.6%), while the prices for the other major destinations experienced a decline.

Imports of Motorcycles, Scooters And Side-Cars

Imports into Kenya

In 2021, imports of motorcycles, scooters and side-cars into Kenya expanded notably to X units, growing by 8.9% on the previous year's figure. Overall, imports saw a buoyant increase. The growth pace was the most rapid in 2013 when imports increased by 37%. Imports peaked in 2021 and are likely to see gradual growth in the immediate term.

In value terms, motorcycle, scooter and side-car imports rose rapidly to $X in 2021. In general, imports continue to indicate a buoyant increase. The pace of growth was the most pronounced in 2013 when imports increased by 39% against the previous year. Imports peaked in 2021 and are expected to retain growth in the near future.

Imports by Country

India (X units) and China (X units) were the main suppliers of motorcycle, scooter and side-car imports to Kenya.

From 2012 to 2021, the biggest increases were in India (with a CAGR of +19.2%).

In value terms, India ($X) constituted the largest supplier of motorcycle, scooter and side-car to Kenya, comprising 69% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was taken by China ($X), with a 30% share of total imports.

From 2012 to 2021, the average annual rate of growth in terms of value from India stood at +19.3%.

Import Prices by Country

The average motorcycle, scooter and side-car import price stood at $X per unit in 2021, rising by 2.8% against the previous year. In general, the import price, however, showed a relatively flat trend pattern. Over the period under review, average import prices attained the maximum at $X per unit in 2013; however, from 2014 to 2021, import prices remained at a lower figure.

Average prices varied somewhat amongst the major supplying countries. In 2021, the country with the highest price was India ($X per unit), while the price for China totaled $X per unit.

From 2012 to 2021, the most notable rate of growth in terms of prices was attained by India (+0.1%).

Source: IndexBox Market Intelligence Platform

Base Year Historical Period Forecast Period Units
2022 2012-2022 2023-2030 US$, Tons

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) :

What are the largest markets for motorcycles and scooters in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of consumption in 2021 were India, China and Pakistan, with a combined 69% share of global consumption. These countries were followed by Vietnam, the United States and the Philippines, which together accounted for a further 10%.
What are the largest producers of motorcycles and scooters in the world?
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The countries with the highest volumes of production in 2021 were India, China and Vietnam, with a combined 83% share of global production.
What are the leading suppliers of motorcycles and scooters to Kenya?
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In value terms, India constituted the largest supplier of motorcycle and scooter to Kenya, comprising 68% of total imports. The second position in the ranking was taken by China, with a 30% share of total imports.
What are the leading importers of motorcycles and scooters from Kenya?
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In value terms, the largest markets for motorcycle and scooter exported from Kenya were Ethiopia, Tanzania and Democratic Republic of the Congo, with a combined 81% share of total exports.
What is the average export price for motorcycles and scooters in Kenya?
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The average motorcycle and scooter export price stood at $2,344 per unit in 2021, surging by 44% against the previous year.
What is the average import price for motorcycles and scooters in Kenya?
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The average motorcycle and scooter import price stood at $553 per unit in 2021, rising by 2.3% against the previous year.

This report provides an in-depth analysis of the market for motorcycle, scooter and side-car in Kenya. Within it, you will discover the latest data on market trends and opportunities by country, consumption, production and price developments, as well as the global trade (imports and exports). The forecast exhibits the market prospects through 2030.


Product coverage:
• Prodcom 30911200 - Motorcycles with reciprocating internal combustion piston engine > .50 cm.
• Prodcom 30911300 - Side cars for motorcycles, cycles with auxiliary motors other than reciprocating internal combustion piston engine
Country coverage:
• Kenya

Data coverage:
• Market volume and value
• Per Capita consumption
• Forecast of the market dynamics in the medium term
• Trade (exports and imports) in Kenya
• Export and import prices
• Market trends, drivers and restraints
• Key market players and their profiles

Reasons to buy this report:
• Take advantage of the latest data
• Find deeper insights into current market developments
• Discover vital success factors affecting the market
This report is designed for manufacturers, distributors, importers, and wholesalers, as well as for investors, consultants and advisors.

In this report, you can find information that helps you to make informed decisions on the following issues:
1. How to diversify your business and benefit from new market opportunities
2. How to load your idle production capacity
3. How to boost your sales on overseas markets
4. How to increase your profit margins
5. How to make your supply chain more sustainable
6. How to reduce your production and supply chain costs
7. How to outsource production to other countries
8. How to prepare your business for global expansion
While doing this research, we combine the accumulated expertise of our analysts and the capabilities of artificial intelligence. The AI-based platform, developed by our data scientists, constitutes the key working tool for business analysts, empowering them to discover deep insights and ideas from the marketing data.
1. INTRODUCTION

Making Data-Driven Decisions to Grow Your Business

1.1
REPORT DESCRIPTION
1.2
RESEARCH METHODOLOGY AND AI PLATFORM
1.3
DATA-DRIVEN DECISIONS FOR YOUR BUSINESS
1.4
REPORT DESCRIPTION
2. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

A Quick Overview of Market Performance

3. MARKET OVERVIEW

Understanding the Current State of The Market and Its Prospects

3.1
MARKET SIZE
3.2
MARKET STRUCTURE
3.3
TRADE BALANCE
3.4
PER CAPITA CONSUMPTION
3.5
MARKET FORECAST TO 2030
4. MOST PROMISING PRODUCT

Finding New Products to Diversify Your Business

4.1
TOP PRODUCTS TO DIVERSIFY YOUR BUSINESS
4.2
BEST-SELLING PRODUCTS
4.3
MOST CONSUMED PRODUCT
4.4
MOST TRADED PRODUCT
4.5
MOST PROFITABLE PRODUCT FOR EXPORT
5. MOST PROMISING SUPPLYING COUNTRIES

Choosing the Best Countries to Establish Your Sustainable Supply Chain

5.1
TOP COUNTRIES TO SOURCE YOUR PRODUCT
5.2
TOP PRODUCING COUNTRIES
5.3
TOP EXPORTING COUNTRIES
5.4
LOW-COST EXPORTING COUNTRIES
6. MOST PROMISING OVERSEAS MARKETS

Choosing the Best Countries to Boost Your Exports

6.1
TOP OVERSEAS MARKETS FOR EXPORTING YOUR PRODUCT
6.2
TOP CONSUMING MARKETS
6.3
UNSATURATED MARKETS
6.4
TOP IMPORTING MARKETS
6.5
MOST PROFITABLE MARKETS
7. PRODUCTION

The Latest Trends and Insights into The Industry

7.1
PRODUCTION VOLUME AND VALUE
8. IMPORTS

The Largest Import Supplying Countries

8.1
IMPORTS FROM 2012–2022
8.2
IMPORTS BY COUNTRY
8.3
IMPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
9. EXPORTS

The Largest Destinations for Exports

9.1
EXPORTS FROM 2012–2022
9.2
EXPORTS BY COUNTRY
9.3
EXPORT PRICES BY COUNTRY
10. PROFILES OF MAJOR PRODUCERS

The Largest Producers on The Market and Their Profiles

LIST OF TABLES
Table 1:
Key Findings In 2022
Table 2:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Table 3:
Market Value, 2012–2022
Table 4:
Per Capita Consumption In 2007-2022
Table 5:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 6:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 7:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2022
Table 8:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 9:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Table 10:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2022
LIST OF FIGURES
Figure 1:
Market Volume, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 2:
Market Value, 2012–2022
Figure 3:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Physical Terms, 2007-2022
Figure 4:
Market Structure – Domestic Supply vs. Imports, In Value Terms, 2007-2022
Figure 5:
Trade Balance, In Physical Terms, 2007-2022
Figure 6:
Trade Balance, In Value Terms, 2007-2022
Figure 7:
Per Capita Consumption, 2007-2022
Figure 8:
Market Forecast To 2030
Figure 9:
Products: Market Size And Growth, By Type
Figure 10:
Products: Average Per Capita Consumption, By Type
Figure 11:
Products: Exports And Growth, By Type
Figure 12:
Products: Export Prices And Growth, By Type
Figure 13:
Production Volume And Growth
Figure 14:
Exports And Growth
Figure 15:
Export Prices And Growth
Figure 16:
Market Size And Growth
Figure 17:
Per Capita Consumption
Figure 18:
Imports And Growth
Figure 19:
Import Prices
Figure 20:
Production, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 21:
Production, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 22:
Imports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 23:
Imports, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 24:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2022
Figure 25:
Imports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 26:
Imports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 27:
Import Prices, By Country Of Origin, 2012–2022
Figure 28:
Exports, In Physical Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 29:
Exports, In Value Terms, 2012–2022
Figure 30:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2022
Figure 31:
Exports, In Physical Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 32:
Exports, In Value Terms, By Country, 2012–2022
Figure 33:
Export Prices, By Country Of Destination, 2012–2022
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