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  • Auto Industry Performance of April-2023

    12/05/2023 | New Delhi

    Monthly Performance: April 2023

    Production: The total production of Passenger Vehicles1, Three Wheelers, Two Wheelers, and Quadricycle in April 2023 was 19,57,599 units

    Domestic Sales:

    • Passenger Vehicles2 sales were 3,31,278 units in April 2023.
    • Three-wheeler sales were 42,885 units in April 2023
    • Two-wheeler sales were 13,38,588 units in April 2023.

    1 BMW, Mercedes, JLR, Tata Motors & Volvo Auto data are not available.

    2 BMW, Mercedes, JLR & Volvo Auto data are not available. Tata Motors Domestic Sales data included only in Passenger Vehicles. Without Tata Motors, Passenger Vehicles would be 2,84,271 for April 2023

    Commenting on sales data of April 2023, Mr Vinod Aggarwal, President, SIAM said, “All the segments viz. Passenger Vehicles, Two-Wheelers and Three-Wheelers have posted growth in April 2023, compared to April 2022, which clearly indicates that Industry has been able to transit very smoothly to BS 6 Phase 2 Emission Norms from 1st April 2023. As we gradually get into the monsoon season, among other factors, good rainfall can also help the Auto Industry sustain its growth.”

    Commenting on April-2023 performance, Mr Rajesh Menon, Director General, SIAM said, Sales of Passenger Vehicles of April 2023 has been the highest ever in April, returning a growth of 12.9%, compared to April 2022. Two-Wheelers also posted a growth of 15.1% in April 2023, compared to last year. Domestic sales of Three-Wheelers in April 2023 have reached nearer to the pre-covid levels for the month of April.”


    Rajesh Menon, Director General, SIAM