14 October, 2011
The Tata Motors Group global wholesales, including Jaguar Land Rover, were 108,570 nos., in September 2011, higher by 26% over September 2010. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 546,645 higher by 6% compared to the corresponding period in 2010-11.
Global sales of all commercial vehicles – Tata, Tata Daewoo and the Tata Hispano Carrocera range — were 53,034 nos. in September 2011, a growth of 31%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 278,507 nos., a growth of 19%.
Global sales of all passenger vehicles were at 55,539 nos. in September 2011, higher by 21%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 268,138 nos., lower by 4%.
Global sales of Tata passenger vehicles and the distribution offtake in India of Fiat cars were at 27,900 nos., for the month, higher by 5% over September 2010. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are at 138,048 nos., lower by 17%.
Global sales of Jaguar Land Rover in September 2011 were at 27,639 vehicles, higher by 42% over September 2010. Jaguar sales for the month were 5,525 nos., higher by 14%, while Land Rover sales were 22,114 nos., higher by 51%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar Land Rover for the fiscal are 130,090 nos., higher by 14%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar are 24,649 nos., lower by 17%, while cumulative sales of Land Rover are 105,441 nos., higher by 25%.
About Tata Motors
Tata Motors is India’s largest automobile company, with consolidated revenues of Rs. 1,23,133 crores ($ 27 billion) in 2010-11. 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 distributes Fiat cars in India, and has an industrial joint venture with Fiat in India. With over 5.9 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 third 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 )