1 May, 2012
Tata Motors’ total sales (including exports) of Tata commercial and passenger vehicles in April 2012 were 60,086 vehicles, lower by 7% over April 2011. The company’s domestic sales of Tata commercial and passenger vehicles for April 2012 were 57,305 nos., lower by 5% over 60,125 nos., sold in April last year.
The company’s sales of commercial vehicles in April 2012 in the domestic market were 34,647 nos., lower by 6%, compared to 36,738 vehicles, sold in April last year. LCV sales were 24,818 nos., a growth of 9%, compared to 22,802 vehicles sold in April, last year. M&HCV sales stood at 9,829 nos., lower by 29%, compared to 13,936 vehicles sold in April, last year.
The passenger vehicles business reported a total sale and distribution offtake of 23,658 nos. (22,658 Tata + 1,000 Fiat) in the domestic market in April 2012, lower by 7%, compared to 25,436 nos. (23,387 Tata + 2,049 Fiat) in April last year. Sales of Tata passenger vehicles for April 2012 are at 22,658 nos., lower by 3%, compared to 23,387 nos., sold in April last year. Sales of the Tata Nano were 8,028 nos., lower by 20%, compared to 10,012 nos., sold in April, last year. The Indica range sales were 6,913 nos., higher by 63%, over 4,250 nos., sold in April, last year. The Indigo range recorded sales of 3,669 nos., lower by 31%, over 5,282 nos., sold in April, last year. The Sumo/ Safari/ Aria/ Venture range accounted for sales of 4,048 nos., a growth of 5%, over 3,843 nos., sold in April, last year.
Jaguar Land Rover sales in India continued their upward trend.
The company’s sales from exports at 2,781 vehicles in April 2012 are lower by 35% compared to 4,258 vehicles in April last year.