15 February, 2012
The Tata Motors Group global wholesales, including Jaguar Land Rover, were 119,799 nos., in January 2012, higher by 21% over January 2011. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 985,260, higher by 13% compared to the corresponding period in 2010-11.
Global sales of all commercial vehicles – Tata, Tata Daewoo and the Tata Hispano Carrocera range — were 53,014 nos. in January 2012, a growth of 15%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 478,339 nos., a growth of 17%.
Global sales of all passenger vehicles were at 66,785 nos. in January 2012, higher by 26%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 506,921 nos., higher by 10%.
Global sales of Tata passenger vehicles and the distribution offtake in India of Fiat cars were at 37,492 nos., for the month, higher by 14%, over January 2011. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are at 261,216 nos.
Global sales of Jaguar Land Rover in January 2012 were at 29,293 vehicles, higher by 44% over January 2011. Jaguar sales for the month were 4,547 nos., higher by 49%, while Land Rover sales were 24,746 nos., higher by 43%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar Land Rover for the fiscal are 245,705 nos., higher by 25%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar are 44,468 nos., lower by 3%, while cumulative sales of Land Rover are 201,237 nos., higher by 34%.
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, Spain and South Africa. 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 6.5 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)