Maruti Suzuki FY 2020-21 net sales fall by 7.2pc, net profits by 25.1pc
Date: 27 Apr 2021
Board of Directors of Maruti Suzuki India Limited has approved the financial
results for the period January-March 2021 (Quarter 4, FY 2020-21) and
April-March 2021 (full year, FY 2020-21).
company sold a total of492,235 vehicles during the Quarter, higher by 27.8%
compared to the same period previous year.
Sales in the domestic market stood at 456,707 units, growing by 26.7%.
Exports were at 35,528 units, higher by 44.4%. It may be recalled that in
Quarter 4(FY 2019-20) of the previous year there was a significant decline in
the sales volume largely owing to COVID-19 lockdown.
the Quarter, the company registered Net Sales of Rs 22,958.60 crore, an
increase of 33.6% compared to the same period previous year. The operating profit for the Quarter was at
Rs 1,250.10 crore, a growth of 72.8% over the same period previous year on
account of higher sales volume and cost reduction efforts despite steep
commodity price increase.
profit for the Quarter stood at Rs 1,166.10 crore, lower by 9.7% compared to
the same period last year owing to the above factors and lower non-operating
income owing to mark-to-market loss on invested surplus.
Highlights: Full Year (April-March), FY 2020-21
Company’s performance for the full year FY 2020-21 is to be seen in the context
of COVID-19 related disruptions. The Company sold a total of 1,457,861 vehicles
during the period, lower by 6.7% compared to the previous year and lower by
21.7% compared to FY 2018-19.
FY 2020-21, the sales in the domestic market stood at 1,361,722 units, lower by
6.8% and exports were at 96,139 units, lower by 5.9% compared to the previous
the period, the company registered net sales of Rs 66,562.10 crore, lower by
7.2% compared to that in the previous year. Net Profit for the period stood at
Rs 4,229.70 crore, decreasing by 25.1% compared to that in the previous year on
account of lower sales volume, increase in commodity prices, adverse foreign exchange
movement, and lower non-operating income partially offset by lower operating
expenses, and cost reduction efforts
line with the financial performance of the year and considering uncertain
business environment, the Board of Directors recommended a dividend of Rs 45
per share (face value of Rs 5 per share) for FY 2020-21.