15 March, 2011
The Tata Motors Group global wholesales, including Jaguar Land Rover, were 102,411 nos. in February 2011, a growth of 14% over February 2010. Cumulative sales for the fiscal (April 2010 – February 2011) are 970,129 higher by 26% compared to the corresponding period in 2009-10.
Global sales of all commercial vehicles – Tata, Tata Daewoo and the Tata Hispano Carrocera range — were 46,747 nos. in February 2011, a growth of 10%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 455,448 nos., a growth of 25%.
Global sales of all passenger vehicles were 55,664 nos. in February 2011, higher by 18%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 514,681 nos., a growth of 27%.
Global sales of Tata passenger vehicles and the distribution offtake in India of Fiat cars were 34,011 nos. for the month, higher by 14%. Cumulative sales for the fiscal are 297,209 nos., a growth of 26%.
Global sales of Jaguar Land Rover in February 2011 were 21,653 vehicles, higher by 26%. Jaguar sales for the month were 3,213 nos., lower by 2%, while Land Rover sales were 18,440 nos., higher by 33%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar Land Rover for the fiscal are 217,472 nos., higher by 28%. Cumulative sales of Jaguar are 49,221 nos., higher by 15%, while cumulative sales of Land Rover are 168,251 nos., higher by 32%.
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. (www.tatamotors.com)