New Delhi: The country’s biggest car maker Maruti Suzuki India on 1 December reported a 27.4% decline in car sales during November at 47,103 units compared to 64,885 units in the same month last year.
Total vehicle sales during the month were down 24.4% at 52,711 units against 69,699 units in the same month last year, the company said in a statement.
Sales of compact cars, consisting of Alto, Zen Estilo, Wagon R, Swift and A-Star, were down 26.6% at 34,976 units compared to 47,641 units in November last year, the company said.
Combined sales of sedans SX4 and Dzire during the month, however, rose 40.3% at 5,975 units compared to 4,260 units last year, it added.
Domestic sales were down 26.9% at 47,704 units against 65,216 units in the same month last year. Exports grew 11.7% at 5,007 units from 4,483 units.