15 November, 2010
The Tata Motors Group global sales, comprising of Tata, Tata Daewoo and Hispano Carrocera range of commercial vehicles, Tata passenger vehicles along with distributed brands in India, and Jaguar and Land Rover, were 86,705 nos. in October 2010, a growth of 18% over October 2009. Cumulative sales for the fiscal (April 2010 â€“ October 2010) are 598,639 higher by 44% compared to the corresponding period in 2009-10.
Sales of all commercial vehicles were 40,750 nos. in October 2010, a growth of 20%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 274,323 nos., a growth of 52%.
Sales of all passenger vehicles were 45,955 nos. in October 2010, a growth of 17%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 324,316 nos., a growth of 39%.
Tata passenger vehicle sales, including those distributed, were 27,110 nos. for the month, a growth of 20%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 193,184 nos., a growth of 41%.
Jaguar Land Rover global sales in October 2010 were 18,845 vehicles, higher by 12%. Jaguar sales for the month were 3,219, lower by 19%, while Land Rover sales were 15,626 higher by 22%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar Land Rover for the fiscal are 131,132 nos., higher by 35%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar are 32,999 nos., higher by 21%, while cumulative sales of Land Rover are 98,133 nos., higher by 41%.
About Tata Motors
Tata Motors is India’s largest automobile company, with consolidated revenues of Rs. 92,519 crores ($ 20 billion) in 2009-10. Through subsidiaries and associate companies, Tata Motors has operations in the UK, South Korea, Thailand and Spain. 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 5.9 million Tata vehicles plying in India, Tata Motors is the countryâ€™s market leader in commercial vehicles and among the top three in passenger vehicles. It is also the world’s fourth largest truck manufacturer and the second largest 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. (www.tatamotors.com )