Pos­i­tive growth con­tin­ues

Commercial Vehicle - - WHAT'S INSIDE -

The In­dian in­dus­try pro­duced a to­tal 25,316,044 ve­hi­cles in­clud­ing pas­sen­ger ve­hi­cles, Com­mer­cial Ve­hi­cles (CVs), three wheel­ers, two wheel­ers and quadri­cy­cle in the pe­riod be­tween April and March 2017 as against 24,016,599 in the same pe­riod last fis­cal, reg­is­ter­ing a growth of 5.41 per­cent over the same pe­riod last year. The in­dus­try sold a to­tal of 21,862,128 ve­hi­cles in April-March 2017, up 6.81 per cent, as against the sale of 20,468,971 ve­hi­cles in AprilMarch 2016. In April-March 2017, 714,232 CVs were sold, up 4.16 per cent, as com­pared to 685,704 sold in April-March 2016. In March 2017, 87,257 CVs were sold, up 9.26 per cent, as com­pared to 79,865 CVs sold in March 2016. In the April-March 2017 pe­riod, 302,529 M&HCVs were sold, up 0.04 per cent, as com­pared to 302,397 M&HCVs sold in AprilMarch 2016. In March 2017, 39,353 M&HCVs were sold, up 5.97 per cent, as com­pared to 37,137 M&HCVs sold in March 2016. In the pe­riod April-March 2017, 411,703 LCVs were sold, up 7.41 per cent, as com­pared to 383,307 LCVs sold dur­ing April-March 2016. In March 2017, 47,904 LCVs were sold, up 12.11 per cent, as com­pared to 42,728 LCVs sold in March 2016. In the pe­riod April-March 2017, 511,658 three wheel­ers were sold, down (-) 4.93 per cent, as com­pared to 538,208 three wheel­ers sold in April-March 2016. In March 2017, 39,000 three wheel­ers were sold, down (-) 23.72 per cent, as com­pared to 51,128 three wheel­ers sold in March 2016. In April-March 2017, 3,479,824 au­to­mo­biles were ex­ported, down (-) 4.5 per cent, as com­pared to 3,643,828 ex­ported in April-March 2016. In March 2017, 304,704 au­to­mo­biles were ex­ported, up 13.59 per cent, as com­pared to 268,246 ex­ported dur­ing April-March 2017. In March 2017, 9,244 CVs were ex­ported, down (-) 12.32 per cent, as against the ex­port of 10,543 CVs in March 2016. In March 2017, 4,192 M&HCVs were ex­ported, up 4.15 per cent, as com­pared to 4,025 M&HCVs ex­ported in March 2016. In March 2017, 5,052 LCVs were ex­ported, down (-) 22.49 per cent, as against 6,518 LCVs sold in March 2016. In April-March 2017, 271,894 three wheel­ers were ex­ported, down (-) 32.77 per cent, as against the ex­port of 404,441 three wheel­ers in the pe­riod April-March 2016. In March 2017, not a sin­gle quadri­cy­cle was ex­ported as against the ex­port of 130 quadri­cy­cles in March 2016.

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