15 April, 2011
Group global wholesale for FY 2010-2011 at 1.08 million
The Tata Motors Group global wholesales, including Jaguar Land Rover, were 110,785 nos. in March 2011, a growth of 9% over March 2010. Cumulative sales for the fiscal (April 2010 – March 2011) are 1,081,245 higher by 24% compared to the corresponding period in 2009-10.
Global sales of all commercial vehicles – Tata, Tata Daewoo and the Tata Hispano Carrocera range — were 56,814 nos. in March 2011, a growth of 19%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 512,269 nos., a growth of 24%.
Global sales of all passenger vehicles were at 53,971 nos. in March 2011. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 568,976 nos., a growth of 24%.
Global sales of Tata passenger vehicles and the distribution offtake in India of Fiat cars were flat at 29,870 nos. for the month. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 327,403 nos., a growth of 23%.
Global sales of Jaguar Land Rover in March 2011 were 24,101 vehicles, higher by 2%. Jaguar sales for the month were 3,772 nos., lower by 19%, while Land Rover sales were 20,329 nos., higher by 8%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar Land Rover for the fiscal are 241,573 nos., higher by 25%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar are 52,993 nos., higher by 12%, while cumulative sales of Land Rover are 188,580 nos., higher by 29%.
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 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.