Tata Motors global sales decline by 16 pct in August

Press Trust of India Posted online: Wednesday, Sep 11, 2013 at 0000 hrs
New Delhi : Auto major Tata Motors on Wednesday said its global sales, including Jaguar Land Rover, declined by 16.21 per cent to 81,457 units in August, 2013.

The company had sold 97,225 units in the corresponding period of 2012.

Global sales of all passenger vehicles in August 2013 stood at 43,474 units, down 7.77 per cent from 47,141 units sold in August 2012, Tata Motors said in a statement.

Sales of the company's luxury brand Jaguar Land Rover, however, rose by 28.40 per cent to 30,895 units during August, as compared to 24,060 units in August 2012.