Maruti Suzuki sells one lakh cars per month
Kaustubh Shinde, They say sooner or later your passion finds you. Sometime in late 2009, I started writing for IAB and ever since then it has been a roller coaster ride for me. An amazing experience that has taught me a lot, taken me to new places, driven some great cars and met some amazing people. When you don't find me on IAB (very rarely), you will find me either at a coffee shop or an eatery or at the nearest gadget store.Hope you enjoy IAB as much as we do!
The largest auto manufacturer in India – Maruti Suzuki India which was also the first manufacturer to sell a Million cars in a year managed to achieve the same growth in just 10 month!
This means Maruti sold one lakh cars every month from April-December.
A senior Maruti Suzuki India Ltd (MSIL) official said –
As on January 25, domestic wholesale is at 73,874 units, while the export figures will be compiled at the end of the month. Even then, we have already crossed the one million mark for this year
MSIL’s total sales in this period stands at a whopping 1,001,529 units which is over 50 per cent of the parent Suzuki Motor Corp’s total global sales volume.
MSIL made history in the last fiscal when it sold a million cars in a single year. Now, it seems that this giant is hungry for more because the company is in the process of expanding the Manesar plant to manufacture 2.5 lakh cars a year.
What’s next Maruti? 1 million cars in 8 months?