Shares of Maruti Suzuki India
soared ~2% on the BSE in Monday's morning trade after the announcement of March sales figures.
The company sold 1.58 lakh units in March 2019. This includes 1.47 lakh units in the domestic market and 10,463 units in exports, the company said in the BSE filing.
With this, the company ended 2018-19 with its highest ever total sales of 18.62 lakh units a growth of 4.7%. This comprises the highest ever domestic sales of 17.53 lakh units.
The export sales stood at 1.08 lakh units, the company added.
Maruti Suzuki India Ltd is currently trading at Rs6,805.10, up by Rs133.4 or 2%, from its previous close of Rs6,671.70 on the BSE. The scrip opened at Rs6,711 and has touched a high and low of Rs6,839.50 and Rs6,698.85, respectively.