TVS Motor September Sales Up 26%

New Delhi: TVS Motor Company on Monday reported a 25.99 per cent increase in total sales at 2,93,257 units last month.

The Chennai-based company had sold 2,32,744 units in September 2015.

Due to supply chain disruptions, the company lost production of 25,000 units, TVS Motor Company said in a filing to the BSE.

Total two-wheeler sales during the month grew 30 per cent to 2,87,449 units as against 2,20,971 units in the corresponding period a year ago.

Domestic two-wheeler sales were at 2,53,974 units as against 1,90,063 units in the year-ago period – an increase of 33.62 per cent.

Motorcycle sales rose 35.9 per cent to 1,22,813 units in September as compared to 90,393 units in the corresponding period a year ago.

Scooter sales grew 12.7 per cent to 84,850 units, compared with 75,307 units in the year-ago period, it said.

Exports during the month were at 38,164 units as against 41,435 units in September 2015, a decline of 7.89 per cent.