Economic slowdown is going on in the country’s auto industry. Due to this recession, the sales of cars continue to decline. At the same time, auto makers like Maruti Suzuki are cutting production. But in contrast to this recession, demand for luxury car maker Mercedes Benz has increased.
In fact, Mercedes-Benz has delivered more than 200 cars in different parts of the country on the occasion of Dussehra. Let us tell you that Dussehra was on Tuesday i.e. 8 October. On this occasion, people consider buying a car auspicious.
The highest demand in Mumbai and Gujarat
In a statement issued by Mercedes Benz, it was told that Gujarat and Mumbai had the highest demand for cars on the occasion of Dussehra. More than 125 cars of Mercedes Benz have been delivered in Mumbai only, which is the highest number till date. At the same time, 74 cars of the company have been delivered in Gujarat.
Giving this information, Martin Schwenk, CEO of Mercedes Benz in India, said, “We have received very good response from customers in Mumbai and Gujarat in Dussehra and Navratri. The company has supplied SUV vehicles like the GLC and GLE with C and E class sedans. “He further said that we received similar response in 2018 as well.
Only 1 Nano car sold this year
Mercedes Benz’s statement comes at a time when recently Tata Motors has informed about the sale of its dream project Lakhtakia car Nano. In a recent statement issued by Tata Motors, it has been said that only 1 Nano car has been sold in the year 2019. At the same time, the company has also stopped production of Nano. Let us know that the Nano car was launched in the market keeping in mind the middle class. In the early days on behalf of Tata Motors, it was said that middle class people will be able to fulfill the dream of the car through the Nano.
Auto industry slowdown
Let us tell you that there has been a slowdown in the auto industry for the last 10 months. Large auto companies like Maruti Suzuki, Tata Motors, Ashok Leyland and Mahindra have cut production due to reduced sales. At the same time, some companies have had to close the plant. According to news agency Reuters, in the past few months, the auto industry has lost millions.