Motor Gujarat Private Limited (SMG), a subsidiary of Suzuki Motor Corporation
for the production of automobiles in India, has achieved accumulated automobile
production of 1 million units on October 21, 2020.
Motor Gujarat Private Limited Ahmedabad
1,800 (as of the end of March 2020)
billion rupees (100% Suzuki investment)
becomes the fastest production site of Suzuki to reach 1 million units in just
3 years and 9 months since starting production in February2017. The model that
attained this feat was Baleno, which is exclusively manufactured in India, in
line with “Make in India” initiatives of the Government of India.
started production of Baleno in February 2017, followed by the production of
Swift in January 2018, and subsequently started production for exports in March
2018. In January 2019, the second production site, B Plant, and the Powertrain
Plant started operation to meet the growing needs in India and abroad.
FY2019, Suzuki sold approximately 1.44 million units (82% year-on-year), and
produced approximately 1.58 million units (85% year-on-year) in India, of which
SMG accounted for 25% of production units in India at approximately 410,000
units (141% year-on-year). Suzuki will continue its production activities to
meet customer needs through securing safety by thoroughly conducting preventive
measures against the spread of COVID-19 pandemic.
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