Perodua announced sales figures for April, and the automaker registered approximately 20,399 vehicles last month. Decrease by 16.5% March (24,431 units), Market leaders cited the global shortage of semiconductor chips (which has dealt a heavy blow to the automotive industry) as the main reason.
Ativa contributed 4,624 vehicles, which accounted for more than 22% of total sales in April.Since then, the total number of registered Ativas units has increased Released on March 3 To nearly 9,000. Demand for compact SUVs remains strong, with an average of nearly 290 bookings per day.
“Ativa’s waiting time is currently between 2 to 4 months, depending on the desired color and style. We recommend that valued customers contact our authorized sales consultants to learn about the accuracy and up-to-date of Ativa’s various color combinations Delivery time.” Perodua President and CEO Datuk Zainal Abidin Ahmad said.
Perodua’s year-to-date sales in the first four months of this year were 78,304 units. This is an increase of 74% over the 45,034 units sold in the same period last year. This is due to the smallest number of registrations since the introduction of the first motion control order in April 2020. Despite the shortage of chips, Perodua has produced 80,661 units so far.
“The current chip shortage is our top priority. We are deploying all resources to deal with it, including working closely with the government and our business partners to find feasible solutions. With the help of our economies of scale, Perodua remains committed In time delivery.” Zainal Abidin said.
“We are very grateful for the patience of our valued customers. The person in charge of P2 added that we are doing our best to deliver as many cars as possible before the expected expiry of the government’s business tax exemption in late June.
Perodua will maintain its Sales target for 2021 is 240,000 units Currently. An increase of 9% compared to the previous year 220,163 units sold in 2020. The Rawang-based automaker plans to target 272,000 vehicles this year (an increase of 23%), which is expected to result in record purchases of parts and components worth 6.5 billion ringgit.
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