Hyundai Domestic Sales up by 8.6%

Chennai, April 5, 2017: Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL), the country’s second largest car manufacturer and the largest passenger car exporter registered the domestic sales of 44,757 units and exports of 10,857 units with cumulative sales of 55,614 units for the month of March 2017.

Commenting on the March sales, Mr. Rakesh Srivastava, Sr. VP- Sales and Marketing, HMIL said, “Hyundai’s ICOTY hatrick Products Grand i10, Elite i20 and Creta achieved a record sales of over 10,000 units each in a single month, with all model volume of 44,757 units registering a growth of 8.6% while closing the Financial Year with highest-ever sales of 5,09,707 units, creating a strong momentum for the next year.”

March 2017

HMIL sales March 2016 March 2017 (%)
Domestic 41,201 44,757 8.6
Exports 10,251 10,857 5.9
Cumulative 51,452 55,614 8.1

FY 2016-2017

HMIL sales (FY 16-17) FY 15-16 FY 16-17 (%)
Domestic 4,84,324 5,09,707 5.2
Exports 1,62,221 1,67,120 3
Cumulative 6,46,545 6,76,827 4.7

About HMIL

Hyundai Motor India Limited (HMIL) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Hyundai Motor Company (HMC). HMIL is the largest passenger car exporter and the second largest car manufacturer in India. It currently has ten car models across segments – Eon, i10, Grand i10, Elite i20, Active i20, Xcent, Verna, CRETA, Elantra and Santa Fe. HMIL’s fully integrated state-of-the-art manufacturing plant near Chennai boasts advanced production, quality and testing capabilities.

HMIL forms a critical part of HMC’s global export hub. It currently exports to around 85 countries across Africa, Middle East, Latin America, Australia and the Asia Pacific. HMIL has been India’s number one exporter for the last 10 years consecutively. To support its growth and expansion plans, HMIL currently has 433 dealers and more than 1,100 service points across India. In its commitment to provide customers with cutting-edge global technology, Hyundai has a modern multi-million dollar R&D facility in Hyderabad. The R&D center endeavors to be a center of excellence in automobile engineering.