Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India July Sales Rise Over 16%

New Delhi: Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India on Monday reported a 16.5 per cent increase in total sales at 4,53,844 units last month.

The company had sold 3,89,555 units in July 2015, it said in a statement.

In the domestic market, the company said its scooter sales stood at 4,29,527 units last month as against 3,71,310 units in July last year, a growth of 15.68 per cent.

Motorcycle sales were up 7.39 per cent at 1,20,383 units during the month from 112,096 units in the year-ago period, it added.

Exports rose 33 per cent to 24,317 units in July this year, it added.

Commenting on the sales performance, HMSI senior vice president-sales and marketing Yadvinder Singh Guleria said July has been a historic month for Honda two-wheelers India, including the crossing of 4.5 lakh unit sales mark.