In December 2021, the home gross sales slipped 13 per cent to 1,30,869 models final month as in opposition to 1,50,288 models in December 2020, it added.
“The scarcity of digital elements had a minor impression on the manufacturing of automobiles throughout the month. The scarcity primarily affected the manufacturing of automobiles offered within the home market,” MSI said.
The corporate took all doable measures to minimise the impression, it added.
Gross sales of mini automobiles, comprising Alto and S-Presso, fell 35 per cent to 16,320 models as in contrast with 24,927 in the identical month final 12 months.
Equally, gross sales of the compact section, together with fashions akin to Swift, Celerio, Ignis, Baleno and Dzire, slumped 11 per cent to 69,345 models as in opposition to 77,641 automobiles in December 2020.
Gross sales of mid-sized sedan Ciaz declined to 1,204 models as in contrast with 1,270 models in December 2020.
Exports, nonetheless, jumped over two-fold to 22,280 models as in opposition to 9,938 models within the corresponding month final 12 months, the corporate stated.