Maruti Suzuki production declined by 97.5% in May 2020 due to COVID-19

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The government and automakers had enforced shutdowns of factories to control the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. This has led a huge impact on Indian’s largest automaker, Maruti Suzuki, who reported a decline of 97.5 percent in production at 3714 units in May 2020. The company had manufactured 151,188 units during the same period in 2019, […]

Passenger vehicle exports in India log marginal growth in 2019-20

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Indian passenger vehicle exports observed a marginal increase during the last fiscal, with Hyundai leading the segment with dispatches to various worldwide markets, as per the recent data by Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM). PV exports stood at 6,77,311 units in the previous fiscal as against 6,76,192 units in 2018-19, a marginal increase of 0.17 […]

Passenger vehicle sales dropped 2.71% in July in India

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Domestic passenger vehicle sales reduced 2.71 percent to 2,90,960 units in July from 2,99,066 units in the same month of 2017. Domestic car sales also decreased marginally to 1,91,979 units against 1,92,845 in July 2017, according to the statistics released by the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM). Motorcycle sales in July, however, increased 9.67 […]

Indian Car Sales in July Rise by Almost 10%

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Automobile sales increased 9.62 percent in India last month while total passenger automobiles grew 16.78 percent, driven primarily by robust sales of utility vehicles consisting of Maruti Suzuki’s Vitara Brezza and Hyundai’s Creta. As per Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), domestic passenger vehicle (PV) sales were at 2,59,685 systems in July as against 2,22,368 […]

Car sales resume growth after lowering for 3 months in India

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Controlled rural belief and unpredictability over the diesel vehicle restriction notwithstanding, passenger car sales growth have turned favorable after 3 months of successive decline. As per the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), domestic automobiles sales increased by 1.87 per cent in April. Driving the turnaround were noted models like the Maruti Baleno and the […]