The nation’s largest automobile maker Maruti Suzuki India at this time reported 1.6 per cent decline in gross sales at 1,58,076 items in March.
The corporate had offered 1,60,598 items in March final 12 months, Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) stated in a press release.
Home gross sales declined marginally at 1,47,613 items final month as in opposition to 1,48,582 items within the year-ago month, it added.
Gross sales of mini vehicles comprising Alto have been at 16,826 items as in comparison with 37,511 items in March final 12 months, down 55.1 per cent.
Gross sales of compact section, together with fashions comparable to Swift, Celerio, Ignis, Baleno and Dzire, have been up 19.eight per cent at 82,532 items as in opposition to 68,885 items in March final 12 months, the corporate stated.
Mid-sized sedan Ciaz offered 3,672 items as in comparison with 4,321 items in the identical month a 12 months in the past.
Gross sales of utility automobiles, together with Vitara Brezza, S-Cross and Ertiga, have been up 12.Three per cent at 25,563 items as in comparison with 22,764 items within the year-ago month, MSI stated.
Exports in March have been down by 12.9 per cent at 10,463 items as in opposition to 12,016 items within the corresponding month final 12 months, the corporate stated.
For the 2018-19 fiscal, the corporate offered a complete of 18,62,449 items, up 4.7 per cent from 17,79,574 items in 2017-18.
The corporate’s gross sales within the home market stood at 17,53,700 items over the past fiscal, up 6. 1 per cent as in contrast with 16,53,500 items in 2017-18.
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