Maruti Suzuki sales up 12 percent in September 2013
Domestic sales increased 1.8% from 88,801 units in September 2012 to 90,399 units in the past month while exports increased three fold from a total of just 5,187 units exported in September 2012 to 14,565 units exported in September 2013.
Sales of models such as M800, Alto, A Star and WagonR increased 4.9% while cars in the compact segment which comprised of Swift, Estilo and Ritz increased 16.9%. In this category, MSIL sold a total of 20,828 units during the past month as against 17,813 units in September 2012.
Sales of DZire increased 42.9% while sales of SX4 increased 31.3%. In the utility vehicle segment Gypsy, Grand Vitara and Ertiga sales during September stood at 2,657 units down 63.2% as compared to 7,224 units sold in September 2012. Sales of Omni and Eeco were also down during September falling 30.5% as compared to sales in September 2012.