15 April, 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 101,712 nos. in March 2010, a growth of 39% over March 2009. Cumulative sales for the fiscal (April 2009 – March 2010) are 872,951 higher by 19% compared to the corresponding period in 2008-09.
Sales of all commercial vehicles were 47,936 nos. in March 2010, a growth of 53%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 413,057 nos., a growth of 37%.
Sales of all passenger vehicles were 53,776 nos. in March 2010, a growth of 28%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 459,894 nos., a growth of 6%.
Tata passenger vehicle sales, including those distributed, were 30,238 nos. for the month, a growth of 18%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 265,912 nos., a growth of 24%.
Jaguar Land Rover global sales in March 2010 were 23,538 vehicles, higher by 43%. Jaguar sales for the month were 4,642, higher by 8%, while Land Rover sales were 18,896, higher by 55%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar Land Rover for the fiscal are 193,982 nos., lower by 11%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar are 47,418 nos., lower by 24%, while cumulative sales of Land Rover are 146,564 nos., lower by 6%.
About Tata Motors
Tata Motors is India’s largest automobile company, with consolidated revenues of Rs.70,938.85 crores ($ 14 billion) in 2008-09. 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 4 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 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 )