2 May, 2007
The companyâ€™s sales of commercial vehicles in April 2007 in the domestic market were 19,607 nos., compared to 19,674 vehicles sold in April last year. The sales of M&HCV products, which besides market conditions witnessed shortfalls in some critical components, stood at 10,392 nos., a decline of 14% over April 2006. LCV sales were 9,215 nos., growing by 22% over April 2006.
Tata Motors passenger vehicles business reported a total sale of 16,842 vehicles in the domestic market in April 2007, an increase of 26% over April 2006. The Indica sold 10,870 nos., an increase of 28%. The Indigo family registered sales of 2,632 nos., an increase of 2%. The Sumo and Safari accounted for sales of 3,340 nos, an increase of 49% over April last year. Safari sales at 1474 nos. grew by 269%.
The company’s sales from exports were 4,037 vehicles in April 2007 as compared to 3,572 vehicles in April 2006, an increase of 13% driven mainly by commercial vehicles.