16 August, 2011
The Tata Motors Group global wholesales, including Jaguar Land Rover, were 85,392 nos., in July 2011, lower by 6% over July 2010. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 350,565 higher by 4% compared to the corresponding period in 2010-11.
Global sales of all commercial vehicles – Tata, Tata Daewoo and the Tata Hispano Carrocera range — were 47,238 nos. in July 2011, a growth of 16%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 177,402 nos., a growth of 17%.
Global sales of all passenger vehicles were at 38,154 nos. in July 2011, lower by 24%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 173,163 nos., lower by 7%.
Global sales of Tata passenger vehicles and the distribution offtake in India of Fiat cars were at 19,035 nos. for the month, lower by 38% over July 2010. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are at 91,954 nos., lower by 16%.
Global sales of Jaguar Land Rover in July 2011 were flat at 19,119 vehicles. Jaguar sales for the month were 4,372 nos., lower by 23%, while Land Rover sales were 14,747 nos., higher by 8%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar Land Rover for the fiscal are 81,209 nos., higher by 6%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar are 15,715 nos., lower by 26%, while cumulative sales of Land Rover are 65,494 nos., higher by 18%.
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.