SOCIETY OF INDIAN AUTOMOBILE MANUFACTURERS

  • China's Great Wall Motor may enter India December 10, 2012

    Mumbai/New Delhi: Great Wall Motor Co is in talks to open a plant in India, a move that would make it the first Chinese carmaker to operate in the country without a partner. "They are meeting industry. They are meeting government. They are meeting suppliers," Vishnu Mathur, director general of...
  • Domestic car sales down by 5 pc, bikes dip by 19 pc in Sept October 10, 2012

    New Delhi: Domestic car sales declined by 5.36 per cent to 1,57,536 units in September 2012 compared to 1,66,464 units in September 2011. According to the data released by the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), motorcycle sales last month fell by 18.85 per cent to 7,53,693 units, from 9,28,716...
  • Auto industry to take up Maruti unrest with PMO July 23, 2012

    Manesar: The Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) on Monday said it will take up the violence at Maruti's Manesar plant with the Prime Minister's Office and the Haryana government. The automobile industry is expected to write to the government against the violence at the plant and the risk to investments...
  • Indian passenger vehicle sales inch up June 8, 2009

    New Delhi: India's passenger vehicle sales grew at marginal 1.68 per cent in AprilMay 2009 to about 275,000 units from nearly 272,000 units sold in the corresponding period last year. Sales, however, dropped to a little below 141,000 units in May 2009 from about 142,000 sold in the same month...
  • Ratan Tata promises Nano will be wheeled out on time September 4, 2008

    New Delhi: Taking a break from the controversies surrounding the Singur plant of Tatas, the man behind the Nano, Ratan Tata was in Delhi today. Speaking at the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers convention he refused to be drawn into any political controversy over questions on the situation in Singur....