Triggered by the success of its celebrated product line-up as well as an upturn in consumer sentiment, India Yamaha Motor has registered a growth of 15.6 per cent in domestic sales during the month of March 2012 as compared to the same period last year. The company sold 29,819 units in March 2012 as against 25,786 units sold in March 2011 in the domestic markets.
Mentioning about the Export markets scenario, the company sold 12,067 units in March 2012 as compared to 10,982 units in the same month last year. The company’s overall sales stood at a whooping 41,886 units in March 2012 while 36,768 units were sold in March 2011, thereby registering an overall growth of 13.9 per cent.
Commenting on the results, Mr. Hiroyuki Suzuki, CEO & Managing Director, India Yamaha Motor Pvt. Ltd. said, “We are pleased with the encouraging response we have been receiving for our deluxe & premium segment bikes such as the YZF – R15 Version 2.0, FZ series & the SZ series. We are planning to strengthen our Best 3S (Sales, Service & Spares) set up in tier-2 & tier-3 cities and increase sub-dealers in the rural areas to further boost our sales in the coming months.”