Chip shortage puts auto sales in India in slow gear during August

Elvera Bartels

Manufacturing unit dispatch of car, a key indicator of country’s economic state of affairs revenue in the passenger vehicle (PV) section in India, took a beating in August 2021. Carmakers have been grappling with the ongoing international semiconductor lack, which has compelled companies to lower production owing to unavailability of digital chips.

“While we registered a expansion of seventeen for each cent in the Passenger Cars section, around similar interval last, supply of semiconductors continues to be a international situation for the car business and has been a key location of concentration for us,” explained Veejay Nakra, Main Government Officer, Automotive Division, at M&M.

The country’s most significant carmaker Maruti Suzuki India Ltd documented a 19 for each cent maximize in whole revenue at 130,699 units in August 2021, amid digital factors lack. The organization had marketed 162,462 units in July.

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