Martin Schwenk, managing director (MD) and chief executive officer (CEO), Mercedes India.
Mercedes is on a roll in India. A positive business sentiment and a desire to own the latest models from its stable drove the April-June quarter sales at the local arm of the German luxury carmaker to a record high, according to a top company executive.
For the quarter ended June (Q2), it sold 3,551 units, the highest ever in any Q2 in the company’s 28-year history in India. It had sold 1,664 units in the corresponding period last year.
Deliveries in the first half of 2022 also advanced at a brisk pace, soaring 56 per cent to 7,573 units in the January-June period. This was the second highest since 2018. It had delivered 8,061 units in the comparable period
First Published: Jul 11 2022 | 8:51 PM IST