Introduction: Maruti Suzuki
Maruti Suzuki India Limited (MSIL) is a leading manufacturer of passenger vehicles in India. A subsidiary of Suzuki Motor Corporation, Japan, the Company was formerly known as Maruti Udyog Limited and was incorporated as a joint venture between the Government of India and Suzuki Motor Corporation on 24th February, 1981. In terms of the number of cars produced and sold worldwide, the Company is the largest subsidiary of Suzuki Motor Corporation, Japan. Maruti Suzuki India Limited is listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange Limited and National Stock Exchange of India Limited. Maruti Suzuki India Limited is a subsidiary of Suzuki Motor Corporation (SMC) Japan. SMC is a majority shareholder with 56.21% equity stake in the company.
The Company has manufacturing sites at Gurgaon (300 acres) and Manesar (600 acres), both in Haryana. Its corporate office is located at Vasant Kunj in New Delhi. It's sales and service network is supported through zonal, regional and area offices are spread across the nation. The Company is investing heavily in R&D and is setting up a test course at Rohtak, Haryana. To enhance our production capacity, greenfield project is being planned at Gujarat.
- Total sales in FY 2012-13 is 1,171,434 vehicles, a growth of 3.3 % over previous year (1,133,695 vehicles),
whereas industry grew by over 2.0% to 2,657,853 passenger vehicles
- Domestic sales in FY 2012-13 is 1,051,046 vehicles, a growth of 4.4% over previous year (1,006,316 vehicles)
- Largest distribution network of dealers and sales outlets
141 new sales outlets were added to our network in FY 2012-13 taking it to 1204 sales outlets
Our service network is the largest in the industry and services about 2 million cars a month
Maruti Suzuki also added 197 dealer service workshops during the year taking the service network to 2,987
workshops in 1,408 cities
Plans to invest around 4,000 crore for acquiring and constructing a plant in Gujarat proposed to have an initial annual capacity of 2.5 lakh cars.
Plans to increase the contribution of its research and development work (R&D) by developing a new R&D plant and test course at Rohtak.