Press release nov 2014
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Transcripts - Press release nov 2014
9th December 2014, New Delhi
Auto Sales in November 2014 Improves in Most Segments
The industry produced a total of 1,994,248 vehicles including passenger vehicles, commercial
vehicles, three wheelers and two wheelers in November 2014 as against 1,774,474 in November
2013, registering a growth of 12.39 percent over the same month last year.
The sales of Passenger Vehicles grew by 2.68 percent in April-November 2014 over the same period
last year. Within the Passenger Vehicles segment, Passenger Cars and Utility Vehicles grew by 3.82
percent and 5.24 percent respectively, while Vans declined by (-) 13.70 percent in April-November
2014 over the same period last year.
The overall Commercial Vehicles segment registered a de-growth of (-) 7.27 percent in April-
November 2014 as compared to same period last year. Medium & Heavy Commercial Vehicles
(M&HCVs) grew by 5.30 percent and Light Commercial Vehicles declined by (-) 12.90 percent.
Three Wheelers sales grew by 14.20 percent in April-November 2014 over the same period last year.
Passenger Carriers and Goods Carriers grew by 15.49 percent and 8.46 percent respectively in April-
November 2014 over April-November 2013.
Two Wheelers sales registered growth of 11.84 percent in April-November 2014 over April-November
2013. Within the Two Wheelers segment, Scooters, Motorcycles and Mopeds grew by 28.19 percent,
6.58 percent and 9.84 percent respectively in April-November 2014 over April-November 2013.
In April-November 2014, overall automobile exports grew by 21.31 percent over the same period last
year. Passenger Vehicles, Commercial Vehicles, Three Wheelers and Two Wheelers grew by 2.79
percent, 14.26 percent, 21.45 percent and 27.04 percent respectively during April-November 2014
over the same period last year.
For more information, please contact:
Sugato Sen, Deputy Director General, SIAM