Maruti Sold 282% More Cars In June As Economy Opens Up; Production In Full Swing!
Maruti Suzuki India has released its monthly sales number for June 2020.
The company witnessed a total sales growth of over 200% in June 2020 as compared to last month.
Read on to find out more…
Maruti Suzuki India’s Sales SkyRocket As Restrictions Lessen!
In May, 2020 the company’s total sales stood at 18,539 units whereas in June, 2020 figures stood at a whooping 57,428 units.
When compared with the last month’s figures, Maruti Suzuki India saw a Month-on-Month (M-o-M) growth of over 200%.
The growth can be credited to the gradual unlock measures that were announced in May in the several parts of the country. The company also resumed production at its Manesar and Gurugram facilities, along with Suzuki Motor Gujarat plant, allowing it to cater to all the pending customer orders that had accumulated over the past few months, through the end of May and June 2020.
However, as for the Year-on-Year (Y-o-Y) sales, compared to the 124,708 units sold in June 2019, Maruti Suzuki witnessed a shrink of 54% last month.
In June 2020, Maruti Suzuki India’s domestic sales alone stood at 53,139 units (including the 839 units of the Baleno sold to Toyota). As compared to 13,888 units sold in May 2020 that accounts for an M-o-M growth 282%. .
Maruti Suzuki India’s Yearly Sales And Exports See A Fall in 2020!
However, as against the 114,861 units sold in June 2019, the company witnessed a Y-o-Y decline of 53.7% this year.
Similarly, last month (May, 2020) the company’s total exports stood at 4,289 units, and Maruti Suzuki witnessed an M-o-M dip of 7%, as against the 4,651 units exported in May 2020, and a Y-o-Y drop of 56.4%t, as compared to the 9,847 units exported in June 2019.
The cumulative sales of Maruti Suzuki’s Alto, S-Presso, WagonR, Celerio, Swift, Baleno, Dzire and Tour S stood at 37,154 units, witnessing a decline of 54.5%, while the Ciaz compact sedan saw a decline in the growth by 76.2% at 553 units, compared to the same month in 2019.
The company’s combined sales in utility vehicle space, which includes the Vitara Brezza, Ertiga, S-Cross and XL6, saw a decline of 45% in June 2020, at 9,764 units, compared to the segment’s 17,797 unit sales during the same month in 2019.