Bajaj Auto sales down 9% in October

Bajaj Auto Ltd reported 9 per cent decline in total sales at 4,63,208 units in October.

The company had sold a total of 5,06,699 units in the same month last year, Bajaj Auto said in a regulatory filing. Domestic sales stood at 2,78,776 units last month as against 3,19,942 units in October last year, a decline of 13 per cent, it added.

Motorcycle sales in the domestic market were down 14 per cent at 2,42,516 units compared to 2,81,582 units in the year-ago month.

Commercial vehicle sales stood at 36,260 units as against 38,360 in the corresponding month last year, a decline of 5 per cent, the company said.