Toyota Records 87% Growth in March
Toyota Records 87% Growth in March -Etios registers 89% growth in the first quarter
The Etios registered a 57% growth with the highest ever monthly sales of 5,104 units as compared to 3,257 units sold in March last year. The Etios Liva also registered its highest ever monthly sales with 4,034 units in the month of March 2012.
The New Innova sold 6,765 units last month as compared to 4,418 units sold in March last year, thereby registering a growth of 53%. The New Fortuner sold 1,379 units as compared to 980 units in the corresponding month last year thereby registering a 41% growth. The Corolla Altis sold 917 units.
“Etios continues to register high sales and has registered good growth in the first quarter setting a good pace for this year. The New Innova and the New Fortuner also continue to clock in high sales. The company registered 85% growth in the first quarter. However, the demand next month could be impacted due to the increase in excise duty, registration tax and VAT. ” said Mr. Sandeep Singh, Deputy Managing Director- Marketing.
Overview of TKM:
Company name Toyota Kirloskar Motor Private Limited
Equity participation TMC: 89%, Kirloskar group: 11%
Number of employees
Land area Aprox. 432 acres (approx.1,700,000 m2)
Building area 74,000 m2
Overview of TKM 1st Plant
Established October 1997 (start of production: December 1999)
Camry, Prado, Land Cruiser and Prius imported as CBUs.
Annual production capacity Approx. 90,000 units
Overview of TKM 2nd Plant
Start of production
Annual production capacity
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