Hyundai Motor Ltd. has been consolidating itself in the Indian market and also opened one of it’s 5 major Global quality and training center in Faridabad, Haryana recently. The company has been focussing on increasing its share in the Indian market and managed to sell 44,758 units which is a hike of 5.7 percent against the previous year.
The exports of 11,610 units make Hyundai, the largest exporter of passenger cars in India although there was a drop of 3.8 percent from the previous year’s 12,069 units. The total cumulative sales stand at 56,368 while in April, 2016 it was 54,420 units.
Commenting on the April sales Mr. Rakesh Srivastava, Director – Sales and Marketing, HMIL said, “Hyundai with volume of 44,758 units continued its growth momentum on a strong base of last year driven by tremendous response for the All New Global Stylish Family Sedan Xcent and continued strong performance of volume driving aspirational brands Grand i10, Elite i20 and Creta.”
One of the most popular vehicle of the lot is the Creta which despite being priced in a region upwards of INR 10 lakh for the starting model is continously selling almost 7,000 to 8000 units every month.
Hyundai is currently selling operating at its state-of-the-art manufacturing plant near Chennai production plant and exports to a total of 87 countries which include countries across Africa, Middle East, Latin America, Australia and the Asia Pacific.