In May of 2023, one of the highest values of national car production was recorded, after Dacia produced almost 32,000 cars, and Ford, almost 20,000, according to ACAROM data. For the entire year 2022, the production of passenger cars in Romania reached the volume of 509,465 units (314,228 Dacia + 195,237 Ford), an absolute record of vehicle production in Romania.
In 2022, the average monthly production was 42,000 cars, marking an increase of 21% compared to 2021..
In the first five months of 2023, 227,760 cars were produced in Romania, a 5% increase compared to the same period in 2022.
Of these, 147,295 units were produced in the Dacia plant in Mioveni and 80,465 units were produced in the Ford Otosan plant in Craiova.
In 2022, the cumulative production of Dacia and Ford exceeded 500,000 cars for the first time, which means a new record for th eautomobile production in Romania.