Passenger vehicle sales drop 11% in June


In June Domestic traveler vehicle sales declined by 11.21 per cent to 198,399 units from 223,454 units around the same time a year ago.

Domestic car sales were down 11.24 per cent to 136,895 units as against 154,237 units in June a year ago, as indicated by information discharged by the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM).

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Bike sales a month ago, nonetheless, rose 2.18 per cent to 964,269 units as against 943,706 units per year prior.

Total two-wheeler sales in June rose 4 per cent to 1,527,049 units when contrasted with 1,468,263 units in the year-back month.

Sales of business vehicles were up 1.44 per cent to 56,890 units in June, SIAM said.

Vehicle sales crosswise over classes enlisted an expansion of 1.26 per cent to 1,818,829 units from 1,796,172 units in June 2016, it included.