The nation’s largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India on Wednesday reported a 54 per cent decline in complete gross sales at 57,428 items in June.
The corporate had bought 1,24,708 items in June final 12 months, Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) stated in an announcement.
Home gross sales declined by 53.7 per cent to 53,139 items final month, as in opposition to 1,14,861 items in June 2019, it added.
The corporate exported 4,289 items final month, down 56.Four per cent from 9,847 items in June 2019, MSI stated.
Gross sales of mini automobiles comprising Alto and WagonR stood at 10,458 items as in comparison with 18,733 items in the identical month final 12 months, down44.2 per cent.
Gross sales in compact phase, together with fashions resembling Swift, Celerio, Ignis, Baleno and Dzire, declined 57.6 per cent at 26,696 items as in opposition to 62,897 automobiles in June final 12 months.
Mid-sized sedan Ciaz bought 553 items final month as in comparison with 2,322 items within the year-ago interval, a dip of 76.2 per cent.
Gross sales of utility automobiles, together with Vitara Brezza, S-Cross and Ertiga, declined 45.1 per cent at 9,764 items as in comparison with 17,797 within the year-ago month, MSI stated.
For the primary quarter ended June 30, 2020, the corporate stated its complete gross sales stood at 76,599 items as in contrast with 4,02,594 items in identical interval of 2019-20, a dip of 81 per cent.
The gross sales efficiency throughout June 2020 and first quarter of 2020-21 needs to be seen within the context of the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, lockdowns and restrictions required for security, MSI stated.
The corporate stays dedicated to the well being, security and well-being of all members throughout the worth chain, it added.
Manufacturing throughout crops is being progressively elevated according to most efforts to make sure security and topic to the provision of staff, the automaker stated.