Passenger vehicle sales soar 47 per cent in July Industry estimates that carmakers dispatched around 290,000 passenger vehicles last month, up from 197,791 units in July 2020. Automakers in India report wholesale dispatches from factories and not retail sales made by dealers.
Tata Motors sales up 92% to 51,981 units in July The auto major said its passenger vehicle sales in the domestic market stood at 30,185 units in July, as compared to 15,012 units in the same month last year.
Tata Motors looking at changes in trim mix, direct buying from stockists to deal with chip shortage The auto major, which sells models including Nexon, Harrier and Safari in the domestic market, is also looking at different kinds of chips which could be used in components where the supply situation is severe.
Read The Full Text Of Tata Motors Chairman N Chandrasekaran's Speech At AGM "The pandemic resulted in muted consumer demand along with disruptions in production, supply chain and retail networks," N Chandrasekharan said, adding that the last fiscal was a "difficult year" for Tata Motors.