NEW DELHI — VE Commercial Vehicles on Friday reported 44.3 per cent increase in total sales in December at 5,068 units as against 3,512 in the same month of 2014.
The company, a joint venture between Sweden’s Volvo Group and Eicher Motors, said Eicher-branded trucks and buses recorded total sales of 4,951 units in December compared with 3,398 in the same month of 2014, up 45.7 per cent.
In the domestic market, sales of Eicher trucks and buses stood at 4,114 units in December 2015 compared with 3,013 in December 2014, a growth of 36.5 per cent, VECV said in a statement.
Exports of Eicher trucks and buses stood at 837 units in December 2015 as against 385 units in a year ago, up 117.4 per cent.
Volvo trucks recorded sales of 117 units in December 2015 compared with 114 units in December 2014, up 2.6 per cent, the company added. PNA/PTI/northboundasia