Car sales in India up 3.08% in May

Subscribe to GoodReturns
As per the data released by the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), the domestic passenger car sales surged by 3.08 per cent to 1,48,577 units in May 2014 as against 1,44,132 units in May 2013 while motorcycle sales also rose by 11.71 per cent to 9,84,469 units during the period under review against 8,81,288 units in May 2013.

Similarly, the total two-wheeler sales rose by 16.3 per cent to 14,02,830 units in May 2014 as compared to 12,06,173 units during the same month last year.

However, the total sales of commercial vehicles fell by 15.28 per cent to 46,986 units against 55,458 units in the year-ago period.

SIAM also added that the total sale of vehicles across categories rose by 13.22 per cent to 16,98,138 units in May 2014 against 14,99,893 units in May 2013.

Story first published: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 23:00 [IST]
Please Wait while comments are loading...
Company Search
Enter the first few characters of the company's name or the NSE symbol or BSE code and click 'Go'