Bajaj Auto has reported a 1% drop in its overall sales for the month of November 2012 which stood at 372293 units against 374477 units compared to the corresponding period last year. The company's motorcycle sales too fell by 2% at 326727 units as compared to 331967 units in November 2011, while its commercial vehicles sales rose by 7% to 45566 units compared to 42510 units in the corresponding month of the previous fiscal. The company's exports however dropped by 4% in November and stood at 124115 units compared with 129256 units in November 2011.
From April-November, 2012 period, the overall sales dropped by of 4% to 2911974 units compared to 3026703 units in April - November last year. Besides, cumulative exports from April to November 2012 dropped 5% to 1056136 units from 1112702 units during the corresponding period of last fiscal.
As per the segment-wise break-up, the company's motorcycles sales from April-November 2012 fell by 3% to 2599060 units compared to 2673458 units in the corresponding period of last fiscal. The commercial vehicles sales in the period under review fell by 11% to 312914 units from 353245 units in the corresponding period of last fiscal.