The corporate cited steadily rising commodity costs as a motive for its determination to hike the costs of its automobile. “The worth revision has been necessitated to partially offset the affect of steadily growing commodity costs. The worth revision can be as much as Rs. 2,000 and the precise quantum of improve will depend upon the mannequin and the market,” the assertion learn.
The inventory closed Thursday’s session with beneficial properties of practically 1.87% whereas Nifty & Sensex every gained 0.7%.
Equally, Volkswagen Passenger Automobiles India introduced that it’ll hike the costs of Polo, Vento and Taigun from January 1, 2022 owing to the rising enter and operational prices.
The worth revision can be starting from 2-5 per cent relying on the carline and the variant., it mentioned.
Value hike won’t be relevant to the brand new Tiguan, which was launched in India not too long ago, it added.
“Our effort over time has been to make our model, services extra accessible and set up Volkswagen because the model of alternative amongst our clients. As a result of substantial improve within the enter and operational prices, we now have determined to hike the costs of our product providing starting from 2-5 per cent and protecting the affect on clients at a minimal stage,” Volkswagen Passenger Automobiles India Model Director Ashish Gupta famous.
There was a gradual improve in costs of uncooked supplies like metal, aluminum, copper, and valuable metals over the past yr prompting vehicle producers to lift mannequin costs.
Already, numerous carmakers like Maruti Suzuki India, Tata Motors, Toyota Kirloskar Motor, Honda Automobiles and Skoda have indicated to extend automobile costs from subsequent month.
(With inputs from PTI)