Mumbai: Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. (M&M Ltd.), a part of the USD 19.4 billion Mahindra Group, today announced that its overall auto sales (passenger vehicles+ commercial vehicles+ exports) for the month of January 2021 stood at 39,149 vehicles, compared to 52,546 in January 2020.
In the Utility Vehicles segment, Mahindra sold 20,498 vehicles in January 2021, compared to 19,455 vehicles in January 2020, registering a growth of 5%. The Passenger Vehicles segment (which includes UVs, Cars and Vans) sold 20,634 vehicles in January 2021, a growth of 4% over same period last year.
According to Veejay Nakra, Chief Executive Officer, Automotive Division, M&M Ltd., At Mahindra we have witnessed a growth of 5% in Utility Vehicles for the month of January. We have also seen strong bookings fueled by continued demand. Supply shortage of micro-processor semiconductors continues to be a serious challenge for the Auto Industry. Going forward we are working with our supplier partners to gear up our supply chain and meet the market demand.”