Ford India sales rise 17.14% at 24,832 units in March

Ford India reports a 17.14% increase in total sales at 24,832 units in March as against 21,198 vehicles in the corresponding month last year


Ford India’s domestic sales grew by 15% to 8,700 units last month as against 7,560 units in the same period a year ago. Photo: Mint
Ford India’s domestic sales grew by 15% to 8,700 units last month as against 7,560 units in the same period a year ago. Photo: Mint

New Delhi: Ford India on Saturday reported a 17.14% increase in total sales at 24,832 units in March this year. The company had sold 21,198 vehicles in the corresponding month last year, Ford India said in a statement.

Domestic sales grew by 15% to 8,700 units last month as against 7,560 units in the same period a year ago, it added.

Exports during the month under review increased by 18.29% to 16,132 units as compared to 13,638 units in March 2016.

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In the first quarter of 2017, total sales were at 63,117 vehicles compared to 51,338 units in the first quarter last year, up 22.94%, the company said.

Commenting on the sales performance, Ford India executive director, marketing, sales and service Anurag Mehrotra said: “Our efforts in addressing the cost of ownership perception and the promise of a differentiated and transparent experience helped us deliver above industry growth rate in the first quarter.”

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