Auto sector chokes as sales plunge

Dawn | Oct 12, 2019 at 6:59 AM
  • All segments of auto sector faced demand contraction during the first quarter of this fiscal year with car sales plunging by 39.4 per cent to 31,107 units compared to 51,221 units in the same period last year.
  • In two and three wheelers, Honda and Suzuki sales depicted declines of 12pc and 11pc to 235,116 and 5,018, while Yamaha posted only 1pc decrease to 6,212 units.
  • United Auto Motorcycle and Road Prince Motorcycle sold units came down by 26pc and 35pc to 81,012 and 29,399, while Ravi’s were lower by 54pc to 3,497.