Suzuki Motorbike India Pvt Ltd on Saturday reported 50 p.c decline in complete gross sales at 34,412 models in July amid the coronavirus pandemic. The corporate had offered a complete of 69,236 models in the identical month final 12 months.
Home gross sales had been at 31,421 models final month, as towards 62,366 models in July 2019, down 50 p.c, Suzuki Motorbike India Pvt Ltd (SMIPL) mentioned in a press release.
The corporate mentioned it exported 2,991 models in July 2020.
“With the unlock section, the auto trade is now marching in the direction of normalcy by way of manufacturing, distribution and gross sales whereas persevering with to stick to all of the precautionary measures. From August 2020, we are going to strive our greatest to attain pre-COVID-19 manufacturing and gross sales quantity,” SMIPL Managing Director Koichiro Hirao mentioned.
He additional mentioned, “the gradual improve in our gross sales that we witnessed in solely the second full month of resuming manufacturing operations has been made potential after the launch of our doorstep gross sales and after gross sales service program – ‘Suzuki at Your Doorstep’.”
Contemplating that lately most clients search a few Suzuki product on-line earlier than buying, the corporate has added the digital mannequin of gross sales as nicely, Hirao added.
The web platform is at the moment operational throughout 279 dealerships, the corporate mentioned.
First Printed on Aug 1, 2020 03:53 pm