Auto Sales

December auto sales decline by over 13%; car sales down 8.40%

Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) on Friday (January 10) released the December sales data citing slump in December 2019 vehicle sales by 13.08%.

Jan 10, 2020, 16:03 PM IST

Auto sales plunge by 12% in November; some segments show positive growth

Passenger car sales dipped by 10.83 per cent to 1.6 lakh from 1.79 lakh in November last year. However, utility vehicle sales gained by 32.7 per cent to 92,739 from 69,884 in the same period.

Dec 10, 2019, 14:04 PM IST

Auto sales decline by 12.7% in October; marginal gain for PV segment: SIAM data

Despite the festive season uptick in sales, domestic vehicle sales across all categories have declined by 12.76 per cent in October to 21.76 lakh units compared to 24.94 lakh units in the year-ago period, according to the latest data released by the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) on Monday.

Nov 11, 2019, 17:47 PM IST

Reverse Gear: August auto sales slump 23.55%

The industry which is suffering from high GST rate and lack of adequate liquidity had recorded a slump of 18.71 per cent in July, the highest monthly sales de-growth in the last 19 years.

Sep 09, 2019, 12:26 PM IST

Centre sensitive to slowdown in auto sector: Maruti CEO

According to Maruti Suzuki Chief Executive Kenichi Ayukawa, the government is sensitive to the implications of the auto sector slowdown and is taking steps to reverse it.

Sep 05, 2019, 14:38 PM IST

Double whammy for auto sector as July exports dip

According to the Engineering Export Promotion Council (EEPC) of India analysis, the export market for auto manufacturers, along with their component vendors, has been depressed, in-sync with other key engineering export items from the country.

Sep 05, 2019, 12:41 PM IST

Auto industry value chain pins hopes on healthy festive sales

The automobile industry value chain includes parts manufacturers, OEMs, dealerships and workshops. The entire value chain is one of the largest employers in the country and has a substantial contribution to the country's GDP.

Sep 05, 2019, 12:38 PM IST

Govt to award construction work worth Rs 5 lakh crore to boost auto sector: Nitin Gadkari

Speaking at the 59th SIAM Annual Convention, Gadkari said that the Finance minister is trying to resolve the difficulties and issues faced by the auto industry.

Sep 05, 2019, 12:25 PM IST

Will make recommendation to FM to lower taxes on fuel to help Auto Industry: Nitin Gadkari

Nitin Gadkari also acknowledged that the auto sector is going through a slowdown and said it has impacted nation’s overall progress.

Sep 05, 2019, 11:46 AM IST

SBI extends credit period for auto dealers by 15-30 days

The auto sector is the worst-hit sector in the current slowdown and apart from huge inventory build-up, the companies are resorting to production shutdowns to cope up with poor sales.

Aug 19, 2019, 09:54 AM IST

Passenger car sales decline by 35.95% in July: SIAM

Motorcycle sales decline by 18.88 percent and that of scooters declined by 12.10 percent.

Aug 13, 2019, 11:46 AM IST

Liquidity constraints, high interest cost subdue July auto sales

Automobile major Maruti Suzuki India's overall sales including exports for July declined 33.5 per cent to 109,264 units from 164,369 units' off-take recorded during the corresponding period of the last financial year.

Aug 02, 2019, 12:52 PM IST

Automobile sales down 7.5% in May, PV sales decline 1%: FADA

Two-wheeler sales declined by 8.6 percent to 14,07,361 units last month as compared with 15,40,377 units in the year-ago period.

Jun 14, 2019, 15:10 PM IST

Tata Motors, M&M, Toyota report dip in April sales; 10th month of slowdown

In the two wheeler segment, Bajaj Auto said its domestic motorcycle sales were up 2.5 percent at 2,05,875 units in April as against 2,00,742 units in the year-ago month.

May 03, 2019, 09:49 AM IST

Maruti Suzuki India posts marginal decline in July sales at 1,64,369 units

Domestic sales were up marginally at 1,54,150 units last month as against 1,54,001 units in the year ago month, it added.

Aug 01, 2018, 12:11 PM IST

Car sales down 5.32%; passenger vehicles dip marginally in Oct

Motorcycle sales last month declined by 3.50 per cent to 11,04,498 units compared to 11,44,512 units in October 2016.

Nov 10, 2017, 11:19 AM IST

Auto sales improve in August; Maruti, Hyundai, Tata Motors post robust sales

Automobile manufacturers led by Maruti Suzuki posted robust passenger vehicles (PV) sales growth in August riding on strong consumer sentiment ahead of the festive season.

Sep 01, 2017, 17:58 PM IST

Post GST price cuts, auto makers report strong sales in July

Major automobile makers on Tuesday reported robust sales growth across segments driven by price reductions and restocking of vehicles at dealerships post GST implementation.

Aug 01, 2017, 19:59 PM IST

Maruti, Hyundai clock record yearly sales in 2016-17

Leading automakers Maruti Suzuki India (MSI), Hyundai Motor India reported record annual sales for the fiscal ended March 31, driven by new models and robust demand for existing products.

Apr 01, 2017, 22:42 PM IST

Auto sales report: Mercedes retains top slot despite marginal fall in sales

In spite of a marginal fall in sales due to ban on diesel vehicles for most of the year and demonetisation, world's largest luxury carmaker Mercedes could retain its foothold in domestic market for the second year in a row by selling over 13,000 units in 2016.

Jan 10, 2017, 12:38 PM IST