Maruti Suzuki continues to dominate within the small and hatchback automotive section whereas now additionally taking a look at having a say within the profitable mid-size SUV house.
Maruti Suzuki on Monday knowledgeable it had bought a complete of 175,916 items within the month of July as in comparison with 162,462 items bought in the identical month of 2021. Of this complete quantity, 155,605 items had been bought within the home market whereas the remaining 20,311 items had been dispatched to markets overseas. Whereas the nation’s largest automotive maker has discovered going robust in latest instances, its grip over the small and hatchback segments stays strong whereas the unveil of the Grand Vitara because the flagship car additionally indicators a wider space of play being centered upon.
Within the mini passenger vehicles section, the place Maruti retails fashions like Alto and S-Presso, the corporate bought a complete of 20,333 final month as in comparison with 19,685 items in the identical month final yr. Within the compact passenger autos section consisting of Maruti fashions akin to Baleno, Celerio, Dzire, Ignis, Swift, Tour S, WagonR, the automaker bought 84,818 items final month as in comparison with 70,268 items within the year-ago interval.
The corporate mid-size Ciaz mannequin clocked 1,379 items final month, barely down as in comparison with 1,450 items in July of 2021. The corporate’s utility autos akin to Brezza, Ertiga, S-Cross, XL6 clocked 23,272 items final month, once more displaying a slight dip as in comparison with 32,272 items within the year-ago interval. Gross sales of Maruti eeco elevated barely at 13,048 items final month as in comparison with 10,057 items in July of 2021.
With this, Maruti Suzuki’s complete home passenger car gross sales stood at 142,850 items final month as in comparison with 133,732 items within the year-ago interval. Gross sales to different OEM stood at 9,939 items and exports at 20,311 items.
The scarcity of digital elements had a minor influence on the manufacturing of autos for Maruti Suzuki in July, primarily in home fashions. The corporate stated that it took all attainable measures to minimise the influence from the scarcity.
First Printed Date: 01 Aug 2022, 14:13 PM IST