Maruti cuts production by 98% in May amid coronavirus pandemic – Times of India: NEW DELHI: The nation’s largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) on Tuesday stated it reduce manufacturing by 97.54 per cent in Might at 3,714 items amid coronavirus pandemic, in line with a regulatory submitting by the corporate.
Maruti cuts production by 98% in May amid coronavirus pandemic – Times of India
The corporate had produced a complete of 1,51,188 items in the identical month final yr.
Complete passenger car manufacturing stood at 3,652 items final month as in opposition to 1,48,095 items in Might 2019, a decline of 97.53 per cent, it added.
The corporate reduce manufacturing of its mini vehicles comprising Alto, and S-Presso by 98.32 per cent at 401 items as in opposition to 23,874 items within the year-ago month.
It decreased manufacturing of compact vehicles, together with WagonR, Celerio, Ignis, Swift, Baleno, OEM Mannequin (Glanza provided to Toyota) and Dzire by 97.69 per cent at 1,950 items as in comparison with 84,705 items in Might final yr.
Manufacturing of utility autos resembling Vitara Brezza, Ertiga and S-Cross, declined by 96.25 per cent to 928 items as in comparison with 24,748 items a yr in the past.
Mid-sized sedan Ciaz noticed its output decline to 163 items in Might from 3,834 items in the identical month final yr.
Light commercial vehicle Tremendous Carry’s manufacturing declined to 62 items final month from 3,093 items in Might 2019, the submitting stated.