15 June, 2012
The Tata Motors Group global wholesales, including Jaguar Land Rover, were 96,089 nos., in May 2012, higher by 12% over May 2011. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 182,466 higher by 7% compared to the corresponding period in 2011-12.
Global sales of all commercial vehicles – Tata, Tata Daewoo and the Tata Hispano Carrocera range — were 45,025 nos., in May 2012, a growth of 3%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 83,033 nos., lower by 2%.
Global sales of all passenger vehicles were at 51,064 nos. in May 2012, higher by 21%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 99,433 nos., higher by 16%.
Global sales of Tata passenger vehicles were at 20,970 nos., for the month, higher by 6% over May 2011. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are flat at 44,196 nos.
Global sales of Jaguar Land Rover in May 2012 were at 30,094 vehicles, higher by 35% over May 2011, driven by the Range Rover Evoque and the 12MY Jaguar product. Jaguar sales for the month were 4,342 nos., higher by 3%, while Land Rover sales were 25,752 nos., higher by 42%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar Land Rover for the fiscal are 55,237 nos., higher by 32%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar are 7,945 nos., higher by 9%, while cumulative sales of Land Rover are 47,292 nos., higher by 37%.
About Tata Motors
Tata Motors is India’s largest automobile company, with consolidated revenues of Rs. 1,65,654 crores ($ 32.5 billion) in 2011-12. 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 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 and 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.