Press Information Bureau
Government of India
Ministry of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises
08-December-2011 16:09 IST
Annual Sales of Indian Auto Industry

As per the information received from the Society of Indian Automobile  Manufacturers Association  (SIAM),  the annual sales of Indian auto industry during the last three years and current year are as under:-


Domestic Sales (In numbers)

Category                               2008-09         2009-19         2010-11         Apr-Oct.11

Passenger Vehicles              15,52,703      19,51,333      25,20,421      13,78,513

Commercial Vehicles          3,84,194         5,32,721         6,76,408         4,33,701

Three Wheelers                    3,49,727         4,40,392         5,26,022         2,98,007

Two Wheelers                       74,37,619      93,70,951      117,90,305    77,38,755

Grand Total                         97,24,243      1,22,95,397   1,55,13,156   98,48,976


As per SIAM, 2.5 million (approx.) people have been employed in the auto industry during the last three years.


This information was given by the Minister of Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises  Shri Praful Patel in the Lok  Sabha today.