maruti suzuki india: Component shortage may take a toll on Maruti Suzuki’s FY24 production


The production volume of Maruti Suzuki India is likely to get affected in the current fiscal (FY24) owing to shortage of electronic components, the company stated in a regulatory filing.

The remark from the company comes as the supply situation of electronic components remains unpredictable.

The auto major has clarified that the shortage of electronic components had impacted the production of vehicles in the last financial year as well.

“As the supply situation of electronic components continues to be unpredictable, it might have some impact on the production volume in FY 2023-24 as well,” Maruti Suzuki India said in a regulatory filing.

The carmaker produced a record 19.22 lakh units in 2022-23. It, however, fell short of its target of taking the overall production to 20 lakh units in the last fiscal.

In March this year, the company’s total production, including passenger vehicles and light commercial vehicles, stood at 1,54,148 units, down 6 per cent from 1,63,392 units.

Production of total passenger vehicles declined to 1,50,820 last month, as compared with 1,59,211 units in March 2022. Production of mini and compact segment cars dropped to 1,08,001 units last month from 1,09,676 units in March 2022. The company stated that production of utility vehicles declined to 29,440 units last month as compared with 36,249 units in March 2022.

Similarly, manufacturing of the company’s light commercial vehicle Super Carry dipped to 3,328 units in March as against 4,181 units in the year-ago period.

(With inputs from PTI)



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