1 January, 2013
Tata Motors’ total sales (including exports) of Tata commercial and passenger vehicles in December 2012 were 65,582 vehicles. The company’s domestic sales of Tata commercial and passenger vehicles for December 2012 were 61,700 nos.
Cumulative sales (including exports) for the company for the fiscal were 613,750 nos.
The company’s sales of commercial vehicles in December 2012 in the domestic market were 47,515 nos. LCV sales were 37,649 nos., while M&HCV sales stood at 9,866 nos.
Cumulative sales of commercial vehicles in the domestic market for the fiscal were 390,370 nos. Cumulative LCV sales were 281,192 nos., while M&HCV sales stood at 109,178 nos.
Sales of passenger vehicles for December 2012 were at 14,185 nos., compared to 28,916 nos., sold last December. The newly introduced Manza Club Class and Safari Storme are growing well in their respective segments. Due to increasing demand, the Safari Storme has been released only in the NCR region, Punjab, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra and Goa, and is being expanded in phases. Sales of the Nano/ Indica/ Indigo range were 11,257 nos. The Sumo/ Safari/ Aria/ Venture range sales were 2,928 nos.
Cumulative sales of passenger vehicles were 183,977 nos. Cumulative sales of the Nano/ Indica/ Indigo range were at 146,828 nos. Cumulative sales of the Sumo/Safari/ Aria/ Venture range were 37,149 nos.
The company’s sales from exports are 3,882 vehicles in December 2012. Cumulative sales from exports for the fiscal were 39,403 nos.
About Tata Motors
Tata Motors is India’s largest automobile company, with consolidated revenues of Rs. 1,65,654 crores ($ 32.5 billion) in 2011-12. Through subsidiaries and associate companies, Tata Motors has operations in the UK, South Korea, Thailand, Spain and South Africa. Among them is Jaguar Land Rover, the business comprising the two iconic British brands. It also has an industrial joint venture with Fiat in India. With over 7.5 million Tata vehicles plying in India, Tata Motors is the country’s market leader in commercial vehicles and among the top three in passenger vehicles. It is also the world’s fourth largest truck and bus manufacturer. Tata cars, buses and trucks are being marketed in several countries in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, South Asia, South East Asia and South America.