India’s largest car maker Maruti Suzuki sales decline by 3.2 percent for November. Last month the manufacturer sold 141,400 units last month which is lower than the previous year sale of 146,018. The decline in sales of the largest car maker in the country makes it clear that the situation in the country is still unchanged.
Sales of domestic vehicles declined 1.6 per cent from 1,46,018 units in November 2018 to 1,43,686 units compared to the previous month, the company said. Meanwhile, the compact segment with popular-selling products like the Maruti Suzuki Wagon R, Dzire, Swift and the likes showed strong signs of recovery and managed to register a growth of 7.6 per cent with 78,013 units sold, as against 72,533 units sold in November 2018.
Sales of Maruti Suzuki Ciaz Sedan have dropped from 3,838 units to 1,448 units in the meantime. The volume mini-vehicle segment comprising the Maruti Suzuki Alto, S-Presso and the likes sold 26,306 units in November 2019, witnessing a drop of 12.2 per cent, as opposed to 29,954 units sold during November 2018.
Exports also declined by 7.7 per cent to 6,944 units from 7,521 units in November 2018, the company said.The Indian automaker’s total sales for November this year stood at 150,630 units, as against 153,539 units sold in the same month last year, a drop of 1.9 per cent.