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Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India reported 6% increase in total sales for May at 145,729 units
Two-wheeler manufacturer Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India (HMSI) reported 6% increase in total sales for May at 145,729 units.
The company’s total sales stood at 1,37,842 units in the corresponding month of the previous year, HMSI said in a statement.
During May, motorcycle sales grew 16% to 69,488 units as against 60,040 units in May 2010, it added.
The company, however, reported a decline of 2% in scooter sales to 76,241 units last month from 77,802 units during the same month last year.
Bajaj Auto recorded its highest ever exports for May at 1,26,818 units compared to 95,964 units in May 2010
The country’s second largest two-wheeler maker Bajaj Auto (BAL) reported its highest ever motorcycle sales for May at 3,17,989 units in last month, registering a jump of 18%. The company had sold 2,69,488 units in the corresponding month last year, BAL said in a statement.
BAL recorded its highest ever exports for May at 1,26,818 units compared to 95,964 units in May 2010, registering a growth of 32.15%.
The company also reported its best sales figures for May in the three-wheeler segment during the last month at 40,860 units as against 29,954 units in the same month last year, showing a jump of 36.41%.
Total vehicle sales of the company in May 2011, stood at 3,58,849 units compared to 2,99,442 units in the same period a year ago, showing a growth of 19.84%, the statement said.
On Thursday, BAL ended 2.22% up at Rs1,368.25 on the Bombay Stock Exchange, while the benchmark Sensex declined 0.62% to 18,494.18.