15 September, 2011
The Tata Motors Group global wholesales, including Jaguar Land Rover, were 87,459 nos., in August 2011, higher by 3% over August 2010. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 438,070 higher by 3% compared to the corresponding period in 2010-11.
Global sales of all commercial vehicles – Tata, Tata Daewoo and the Tata Hispano Carrocera range — were 48,023 nos. in August 2011, a growth of 17%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 225,471 nos., a growth of 17%.
Global sales of all passenger vehicles were at 39,436 nos. in August 2011, lower by 11%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 212,599 nos., lower by 9%.
Global sales of Tata passenger vehicles and the distribution offtake in India of Fiat cars were at 18,194 nos. for the month, lower by 35% over August 2010. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are at 110,148 nos., lower by 21%.
Global sales of Jaguar Land Rover in August 2011 were at 21,242 vehicles, higher by 31% over August 2010. Jaguar sales for the month were 3,409 nos., lower by 10%, while Land Rover sales were 17,833 nos., higher by 43%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar Land Rover for the fiscal are 102,451 nos., higher by 10%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar are 19,124 nos., lower by 23%, while cumulative sales of Land Rover are 83,327 nos., higher by 23%.
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.