New Delhi: Most auto companies saw growth in their total sales numbers last month with Maruti Suzuki India, the country's largest carmaker, posting an over 13 per cent jump in domestic market sales.
Maruti, which posted an over 20 per cent surge in total sales during the month, sold 98,109 units in the Indian market as against 86,613 units in December 2013.
Tata Motors saw its total sales increase by over 10 per cent. Its domestic sales grew nearly 8 per cent.
TVS Motor saw about 18.7 per cent growth both in total and domestic two-wheeler sales.
Eicher Motors sold 28,634 units of motorcycles - an increase of over 48 per cent compared to December 2013.
Bajaj Auto, however, reported a 5.5 per cent drop in two-wheeler sales. The company notified in its filing to the BSE that it saw its "highest ever exports for any December".
Here's a comparison of monthly sales figures from these auto makers:
|Company||Total sales||YoY||Domestic sales||YoY|
|Dec '14||Dec '13||Dec '14||Dec '13|
|Eicher Motors (motorcycles)||28,634||19,312||+48.3%||28,179||19,067||+47.8%|
|TVS (two wheelers)||1,81,994||1,53,358||+18.7%||1,57,438||132,664||+18.7%|
|Bajaj Auto (two wheelers)||2,46,233||2,60,645||-5.5%||1,23,110||1,47,023||-16.3%|
(With inputs from PTI)