New Delhi:

Domestic passenger vehicle sales declined 0.84 percent to 2,63,773 units in November from 2,66,000 units in the year-ago period.


Domestic car sales were down 10.83 percent to 1,60,306 units as against 1,79,783 units in November 2018, according to data released by the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM).


Motorcycle sales last month declined 14.87 percent to 8,93,538 units as against 10,49,651 units a year earlier.Total two-wheeler sales in November declined 14.27 percent to 14,10,939 units compared to 16,45,783 units in the year-ago month.


Sales of commercial vehicles were down 14.98 percent to 61,907 units in November, SIAM said.Vehicle sales across categories registered a decline of 12.05 percent to 17,92,415 units from 20,38,007 units in November 2018, it added.

However, passenger vehicle production in India rose 4.06 per cent during November, a report by an industry body showed on Tuesday, signalling a potential recovery of the sector hurt by a crippling slowdown in demand.


Passenger vehicle production for November stood at 290,727 vehicles, the report by Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers said.