15 February, 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 85,714 nos. in January 2010, a growth of 93% over January 2009. Cumulative sales for the fiscal (April 2009 – January 2010) are 681,480, higher by 13% compared to the corresponding period in 2009-10.
Sales of all commercial vehicles were 40,334 nos. in January 2010, a growth of 115%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 322,470 nos., a growth of 32%.
Sales of all passenger vehicles were 45,380 nos. in January 2010, a growth of 76%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 359,010 nos., lower by 0.31%.
Tata passenger vehicle sales, including those distributed, were 29,111 nos. for the month, a growth of 44%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 205,763 nos., a growth of 22%.
Jaguar Land Rover global sales in January 2010 were 16,269 vehicles, higher by 195%. Jaguar sales for the month were 2,974, higher by 122%, while Land Rover sales were 13,295, higher by 219%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar Land Rover for the fiscal are 153,247 nos., lower by 20%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar are 39,484 nos., lower by 30%, while cumulative sales of Land Rover are 113,763nos., lower by 16%.
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 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 )