MG Motor retails 2,565 models in April, Auto Information, Automobilnews
New Delhi: MG Motor India on Saturday stated its retail gross sales final month stood at 2,565 models. The automaker, which has shut manufacturing operations for seven days to preserve industrial oxygen in order that it may be diverted to the healthcare section, had zero gross sales final April because of the coronavirus led nationwide lockdown. The automaker famous that its manufacturing and car dispatches to sellers final month was considerably increased than retail gross sales, with the carmaker presently having an order backlog of over three months throughout its product traces.
The carmaker stated it’s presently left with no inventory at its Gujarat plant.
“Going ahead, the carmaker doesn’t see any deterioration in demand. Nevertheless, supply-chain constraints would proceed within the month of Might 2021. The manufacturing will probably be impacted by the scarcity of semiconductor chips globally and the limitation in working hours as a result of curfews and lockdowns in varied elements of the nation,” MG Motor stated. With the second wave of COVID-19 resulting in a surge in infections, the corporate has joined arms with Vadodara-based Devnandan Gases to assist it improve manufacturing of oxygen for medical utilization.
“In these instances, our efforts are directed in the direction of holding folks protected and maximising service to the communities,” MG Motor India President and Managing Director Rajeev Chaba stated.