Bajaj records 17 per cent jump in sales


The country's second largest two-wheeler maker Bajaj Auto today reported a 16.71% jump in its motorcycle sales for April to 3,22,235 units.

The company sold 2,76,095 units in the corresponding month last year, Bajaj Auto Ltd (BAL) said in a statement.



BAL recorded its highest ever exports last month at 1,58,422 units, compared to 1,13,911 units in April, 2010, a growth of 39.08%.

The company also witnessed its best-ever sales figures for three-wheelers last month, at 45,074 units, as against 37,350 units in the same month last year, translating into a jump of 20.68%.

Total vehicle sales of the company stood at 3,67,309 units last month compared to 3,13,472 units in the same period a year ago, a growth of 17.17%, the statement said.