Tata Motors July sales up 18%
Auto major Tata Motors has reported a jump of 17.98% in sales for the month of July at 48,054 units compared with 40,729 units in the same month last year.
In the commercial vehicles segment, sales in July in the domestic market stood at 28,408 units, or up 26.93% compared with 22,381 units in the same month last year. Light commercial vehicles during the month saw an increase of 44% over the last year at 17,750 units, while sales of medium and heavy commercial vehicles stood at 10,658 units, up 6% compared with July, 2008.
Cumulative sales of passenger vehicles in the domestic market in the four months of this fiscal year were down 4.13% at 63,028 units against 65,746 units in the same period last year, Tata Motors said. Commercial vehicles’ cumulative sales in the domestic market for the fiscal were 1,00,464 units, a jump of 7% over the corresponding period in the last financial year.