17 September, 2012
The Tata Motors Group global wholesales, including Jaguar Land Rover, were 97,225 nos., in August 2012, higher by 13% over August 2011. Cumulative wholesales for the fiscal are 475,381, higher by 11%, compared to the corresponding period in 2011-12.
Global wholesales of all commercial vehicles – Tata, Tata Daewoo and the Tata Hispano Carrocera range — were 50,084 nos., in August 2012, higher by 4%, over August 2011. Cumulative wholesales for the fiscal were flat at 228,785 nos.
Global wholesales of all passenger vehicles were at 47,141 nos. in August 2012, higher by 23%. Cumulative wholesales for the fiscal are 246,596 nos., higher by 20%.
Global wholesales of Tata passenger vehicles were at 23,081 nos., for the month, higher by 35%, over August 2011. Cumulative wholesales for the fiscal are at 112,163 nos., higher by 10%.
Global wholesales of Jaguar Land Rover in August 2012 were at 24,060 vehicles, higher by 13% over August 2011. Cumulative wholesales of Jaguar Land Rover for the fiscal are 134,433 nos., higher by 31%. Jaguar wholesales for the month were 2,960 vehicles and cumulative wholesales were at 18,798 vehicles, while Land Rover wholesales in August 2012 were 21,100 vehicles and cumulative wholesales were 115,635 vehicles.
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 7.5 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.