Ashok Leyland September sales up 9% at 19,202 units
Commercial vehicles maker Ashok Leyland on Tuesday reported a 9 per cent hike in total sales at 19,202 units in September 2023 as compared to the same month last year. The company had sold a total of 17,549 units in September 2022, Ashok Leyland said in a statement.
Domestic sales grew 10 per cent at 18,193 units as against 16,499 units in the year-ago month, it added.
The domestic sales of its light combat vehicles were up by 3 per cent and stood at 6,233 units in September 2023 as compared to 6,024 units in September last year.
Total vehicle sales including exports grew by 9 per cent and stood at 19,202 units as compared to 17,549 last year.
Ashok Leyland earlier reported its net profit for the first quarter ending June 2023 jumped 8 times to Rs 576.4 crore. It earned a net profit of Rs 68.05 crore in the same quarter last year.
The shares of Ashok Leyland were trading with gains of 0.9 per cent as of 11:25 am, while the benchmark indices were down roughly 0.56 per cent.