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Rays of recovery - Ford India sales in June jumps by 267 pct

Ford India reported a 267% jump in its sales to 7,269 units in June as compared to 1,982 units in the same period last year on the back of a good response for its Figo.

Mr Michael Boneham president and MD of Ford India said that "Success was driven mainly by the popularity of the Figo. We will continue to focus on our customers needs so that they will feel the Ford difference with our products and services.”

He said that the company has sold 22,858 units from April-June this year, as compared to 6,184 units in the same period last year. This is a phenomenal feat with our March to June sales figures alone exceeding the entire sales volume for 2009.”

Mr Boneham further said that "We will begin our second production shift this month in order to step up production to meet the demands that we have created.”

The company sells its Ikon, Endeavour, Fiesta and Figo in Indian market. It has more than 167 dealership outlets across 97 cities in India.

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