Mumbai: India’s biggest car maker, Maruti Udyog Ltd. said on 2 April it sold 71,772 vehicles in March, up 14% from 63,196 units a year earlier.
Maruti said it sold 64,556 units in the domestic market, up 6% from 61,141 units a year earlier. Its exports more than tripled to 7,216 units from 2,055 units a year earlier.
For the fiscal year to end-March, Maruti sold 674,924 units, up 20% from 561,822 units sold in the previous year.
Maruti is 54.2% owned by Suzuki Motor Corp., Japan’s largest minicar maker.