Kia Motors Corporation global sales rose 22.4% year on year to 158,394 units in June.
 
By region, it posted rises in Korea (46,006 units sold, up 78.6%), China (22,579 units, +63.3%) and general markets (+3.4% to 25,988).
 
First half global sales rose 4.5% to 749,328 units. The Korean market experienced the highest gain of 25% to 192,524 units.