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Bajaj Auto May 2017 auto sales down 10%

Two- and three-wheeler maker Bajaj Auto said its sales volumes for the month of May fell 10% compared to last year to 3.13 lakh units.

Motorcycle sales fell by 10% to 2.77 lakh.

Domestic motorcycle sales fell by 13% to 1.57 lakh, while exports fell 5% to 1.21 lakh.

This is contrast to April, when exports had grown strongly, but domestic sales had fallen by nearly 20%.

Three-wheeler sales in May fell 9% in total.

Domestic sales of three-wheelers fell 28% on year, which is an improvement compared to April, when they had fallen by nearly 40%.

However, exports of autorickshaws jumped 20% in May.

 

ParticularsMay-17May-16Change % 
MOTORCYCLES    
DOMESTIC1,56,5231,79,822-13
EXPORTS1,20,5921,27,522-5
SUB-TOTAL2,77,1153,07,344-10
COMMERCIAL VEHICLES    
DOMESTIC17,52424,412-28
EXPORTS19,11715,89920
SUB-TOTAL36,64140,311-9
TOTAL (MC + CV)    
DOMESTIC1,74,0472,04,234-15
EXPORTS1,39,7091,43,421-3
TOTAL3,13,7563,47,655-10
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