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Maruti Suzuki July ’16 sales up 12.7%, best monthly sales ever

Maruti Suzuki India Limited (MSIL), today reported its sales for the month of July, 2016, posting a growth of 12.7% over the same period last year.

By: | Updated: August 3, 2016 1:08 PM
maruti suzuki shares Maruti Suzuki India Limited (MSIL), today reported its sales for the month of July'2016, posting a growth of 12.7% over the same period last year.

Maruti Suzuki India Limited (MSIL), today reported its sales for the month of July' 2016, posting a growth of 12.7% over the same period last year. July, 2016 accounted for 1,37,116 units sold, including 11,338 units of exports. These numbers make July, 2016 the month with highest sales ever for the company. New models such as Baleno and Vitara Brezza turned out to be key sales driver, offsetting the decline witnessed in the Mini segment consisting of Alto and Wagon R.

The complete sales break-up for the month of July, 2016, is mentioned below:

Category : Sub-segmentModelsJulyTill JulyApril'15 - March'16
20162015% Change2016-172015-16% Change
A: MiniAlto, WagonR3505137752-7.20%127774142553-10.40%432977
A: CompactSwift, Ritz, Celerio, Baleno, Dzire50362483814.10%1825871783052.40%541951
A: Super CompactDzire Tour30593370-9.20%1085511279-3.80%38303
A: Mid-SizeCiaz51622099145.90%188521547321.80%54233
Total A: Passenger Cars93634916022.20%340068347610-2.20%1067464
B: Utility vehiclesGypsy, Ertiga, Grand Vitara, S-Cross, Vitara Brezza173826916151.30%5673022466152.50%94416
C: VansOmni, Eeco147481188724.10%513064602311.50%143471
Total Domestic Passenger Vehicle Sales12576411040513.90%4481044160997.70%1305351
Light Commercial VehiclesSuper Carry140-140--
Total Domestic Sales12577811040513.90%4481184160997.70%1305351
Total Export Sales11338113070.30%3744146942-20.20%123897
Total Sales (Domestic + Export)13711612171212.70%4855594630414.90%1429248

Sales of Swift, Estilo, Ritz, Dzire and Baleno increased by 4.1 per cent to 50,362 units in July this year as against 48,381 units in the corresponding month last year.
While sales of its compact sedan Dzire Tour declined by 9.2 per cent during the month under review at 3,059 units
as against 3,370 units in July 2015.

Sales of mid sized sedan Ciaz rose two-fold to 5,162 units during the month. Sales of utility vehicles, including Gypsy, Grand Vitara, Ertiga, S-Cross and recently launched compact SUV Vitara Brezza surged over two-fold to 17,382 units in July this year from 6,916 units in the corresponding month last year.

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