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Hyundai sales up 8% in March, exports up 5.9%

Domestic sales were up 8.63% while exports grew 5.9% in March.

business Updated: Apr 01, 2017 19:08 IST
A Hyundai Elantra model on display.
A Hyundai Elantra model on display.(HT photo)

Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) today reported a 8% increase in total sales at 55,614 units in March this year.

The company had sold 51,452 units in March 2016, HMIL said in a statement.

Domestic sales were up 8.63% at 44,757 units during the month, as against 41,201 units in the year-ago period, the company said.

Exports in March this year stood at 10,857 units, as against 10,251 units in the same month last year, a growth of 5.9%.

For the fiscal ended March 31, 2017, HMIL said it sold 5,09,707 units as against 4,84,324 units in the previous year, up 5.2%.

Commenting on the sales performance, HMIL Senior Vice President - Sales & Marketing, Rakesh Srivastava said the company was able to close the financial year with highest-ever sales creating a strong momentum for the next year.

The company’s popular models Grand i10, Elite i20 and Creta achieved a record sales of over 10,000 units each in a single month in March, he added.