Indian car maker Maruti Suzuki India Limited reported its year on year sales numbers for the month of Februayr. According to the reported numbers, Maruti Suzuki sold a total of 118,551 units in February 2015. This includes 107,892 units in domestic market and 10,659 units in exports, reporting a year-on-year growth of 8.7 percent. The company had sold a total of 109,104 units in February 2014.
The highest growth was reported in the mid-size sedan segment with the introduction of the new Ciaz. Maruti Suzuki managed to sell 5,410 units of the mid-size sedan in the month of February 2015 against 228 units during same period last year, a growth of 2272.8 percent.
The worst affected were the compact sedans which saw negative year-on-year growth in the month on February 2015. The car maker sold 42,778 units of compact sedans during February 2015 against 45,721 units during same period last year.
The sales figures for February 2015 are given below:
|Category : Sub-segment||Models||Feb||Till Feb|
|2015||2014||% Change||2014-15||2013-14||% Change|
|A: Mini||Alto, WagonR||39988||37342||7.1%||385583||395947||-2.6%|
|A: Compact||Swift, Ritz, Celerio,Dzire*||42778||45721||-6.4%||457289||396130||15.4%|
|A: Super Compact||Dzire Tour||2552||1304||95.7%||16026||8741||83.3%|
|A: Mid-Size||SX4, Ciaz**||5410||228||2272.8%||28900||3618||698.8%|
|Total A: Passenger Cars||90728||84595||7.2%||887798||804437||10.4%|
|B: Utility vehicles||Gypsy, Grand Vitara,Ertiga||5863||5231||12.1%||61980||54620||13.5%|
|C: Vans||Omni, Eeco||11301||9932||13.8%||117205||92363||26.9%|
|Total Domestic Sales||107892||99758||8.2%||1066983||951420||12.1%|
|Total Export Sales||10659||9346||14.0%||113877||90271||26.2%|
|Total Sales (Domestic + Export)||118551||109104||8.7%||1180860||1041691||13.4%|