Mahindra's Auto Sector sells 36,727 units during April 2015

Mumbai, May 1, 2015: Mahindra  Mahindra Ltd. (MM Ltd.), India’s leading SUV manufacturer, today announced its auto sales numbers which stood at 36,727 units during April 2015 as against 36,288 units during April 2014.

The Passenger Vehicles segment (which includes UVs and the Verito) sold 18,314 units in April 2015 as against 18,148 units during April 2014. The company’s domestic sales stood at 34,467 units during April 2015 as against 34,107 units during April 2014, registering a growth of 1%. In April 2015, the Truck  Bus division of the company sold 735 units.Exports for April 2015 stood at 2,260 units registering a growth of 4%.

Speaking on auto sales performance, Pravin Shah, President  Chief Executive, Automotive, Mahindra  Mahindra said, We are happy to have achieved an overall growth during April 2015. The auto industry is hopeful of a better financial year as we see positive sentiments on the back of various policy and project announcements leading to higher levels of economic activity. At Mahindra we expect to perform better given the positive sentiments and the upcoming launches of our new products. 

Sales Summary April 2015

Segment

April

F16

April

F15

MOM April F16

 

Vs

April F15 growth%

 

Passenger Vehicles (UVs Verito)

18314

18148

1%

4-wheelers Commercial (Passenger  Load)*

11744

11677

1%

3-wheelers

3674

3532

4%

LCV  HCV

735

750

-2%

DOMESTIC TOTAL

34467

34107

1%

MM EXPORTS

2260

2181

4%

SECTOR TOTAL

36727

36288

1%

*Includes Maxximo, Gio, Genio  Bolero Pick up

About Mahindra

The Mahindra Group focuses on enabling people to rise through solutions that power mobility, drive rural prosperity, enhance urban lifestyles and increase business efficiency.

A USD 16.5 billion multinational group based in Mumbai, India, Mahindra provides employment opportunities to over 200,000 people in over 100 countries. Mahindra operates in the key industries that drive economic growth, enjoying a leadership position in tractorsutility vehiclesinformation technology, financial services  and vacation ownership. In addition, Mahindra enjoys a strong presence in the agribusiness, aerospace, components, consulting services, defence, energy, industrial equipment, logistics, real estate, retail, steel, commercial vehicles and two wheeler industries.

In 2014, Mahindra featured on the Forbes Global 2000, a comprehensive listing of the world’s largest, most powerful public companies, as measured by revenue, profit, assets and market value. The Mahindra Group also received the Financial Times Boldness in Business’ Award in the Emerging Markets’ category in 2013.

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