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Maruti Suzuki records massive sales in July

01 Aug 2016 | By Sneha Johny
Maruti Suzuki makes big gains in July

Maruti Suzuki, one of India's top manufacturers of automobiles, announced it had clocked massive gains this month; its total sales rise 12.7% against the same month last year.

The company said it had sold nearly 1,37,116 units of vehicles compared to last year's number of 1,21,712 units that were sold.

The company also saw its domestic sales rise 13.9% to 1,25,778 units.

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01 Aug 2016Maruti Suzuki records massive sales in July

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The car-maker said it witnessed sales that rose over two times the sales from last year, within the utility vehicles division, selling 17,382 units this year from 6,916 last year.

These vehicles included Gypsy, Ertiga, S-Cross and Grand Vitara, amongst others.

Sales of the company's vans like Omni and Eeco also rose 24.1% this year.

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