Eicher trucks and Buses sales decline 18% in August 2013
The slowdown has adversely affected the auto sector with reported 9 consecutive months of falling sales. While auto majors such as Tata Motors, M&M and Toyota Kirloskar have witnessed sales declines, Eicher Trucks and Buses have also suffered a dip in sales to the tune of 18%.
Exports of the company were however more positive with 450 units sold in August 2012 as against 197 units in August 2012. This increase of 128% was noteworthy specially considering the present scenario. YTD export sales is stagnant with 1681 units in YTD 2012 to a current of 1,699 units.