Maruti To Halt Production At Manesar, Gurugram Plants For Two Days
Maruti Suzuki India Ltd., the country’s largest carmaker, has decided to halt production at its Gurugram and Manesar plants in Haryana for two days—Sept. 7 and Sept. 9.
"Both days will be observed as no production days," Maruti Suzuki said in a statement.
The company produced a total of 1,11,370 units in August as against 1,68,725 in the year-ago month. Production of passenger vehicles last month stood at 1,10,214 units as against 1,66,161 in August 2018, a decline of 33.67 percent.
In July, the automaker had cut its production by 25.15 percent to 1,33,625 units.
Maruti Suzuki’s sales in August fell by a third year-on-year to 1,06,413 units, the carmaker said in a statement on Sept. 1.