New Delhi. Kia India has set a target of selling two lakh vehicles in the current financial year, despite the constraints created by the Kovid-19 pandemic. A senior company official says that amid the pandemic, consumers are now giving preference to personal or personal vehicles, which is expected to keep demand strong. The South Korean auto company sells models like Seltos and Sonet in the Indian market. Apart from this, the company also plans to export 50,000 units to various global markets in the current financial year.
Last year, the company sold 1,55,678 vehicles in the domestic market. At the same time, its exports were 40,440 units during this period. Hardeep Singh Brar, Vice President and Head (Sales & Marketing), Kia India said, “Our first priority is to address the challenges of the supply chain. The first step is to get back to normalcy and achieve the target of selling two lakh units in the domestic market and exporting 50,000 units. With this, we will be able to achieve the sales figure of 2.5 lakh units in the current financial year.
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He said that in the medium term, the company would like to achieve the target of total sales of four lakh units by this year or early 2022. Kia has become the fastest company in the Indian auto market to achieve the sales figure of three lakh units. The company has achieved this feat in less than two years of commencing operations in India. The company achieved this feat last month.
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Brar said sales demand will remain good in the remaining months of the financial year due to suppressed demand and willingness to buy personal vehicles due to the pandemic. He said that apart from this, last year due to the epidemic, people had postponed the plan to replace their old car with a new vehicle. Now after the improvement in the situation in different states, people will change the old cars. This will also increase the demand for new cars.
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