Maruti Domestic Sales Up 6.88%

Maruti SuzukiMaruti Suzuki India Ltd (MSIL), car market leader, has announced a growth of 6.88 percent in its domestic car sales during December 2007.

The company sold 58,401 units in the domestic market, as compared to 54,640 units in the same period of the last year.

The company also said that, in all, it sold 62,515 vehicles during December 2007 which showed an increase of 10 percent from 56,985 vehicles sold in the December 2006.

During the same period, MSIL exported 4,114 units as compared to 2,345 units in Dec 2006.

In the A2 section, the company reported a minor sale growth of 2.89% at 39,575 units compared to 38,461 units in the same month last year.

In the MUV segment comprising Gypsy and Grand Vitara, the company announced a massive growth of 29.58 percent in sales during the month at 311 units.