Indian Cars Exports Statistics – April to October 2020

Passenger Vehicle Exports registered a YoY drop of -52.9% in Apr-Oct’20 period. Hyundai retained its spot as India’s largest PV exporter.

OEMwise Exports Statistics for Apr-Oct 2020 – 





Top 20 Exported cars from India in FY21 – 

Rank OEM Model Apr- Oct’20 Apr-Oct’19 YoY (%)
1 Ford Ecosport 23,190 43,769 -47%
2 GM Beat 21,705 45,644 -52%
3 Kia Seltos 20,293 2,321 774%
4 Volkswagen Vento 17,286 31,758 -46%
5 Hyundai Verna 15,789 39,005 -60%
6 Maruti Suzuki S-Presso 11,713 195 5907%
7 Maruti Suzuki Baleno 9,811 22,828 -57%
8 Hyundai Creta 7,437 25,206 -70%
9 Hyundai i10 Grand 6,436 21,591 -70%
10 Hyundai Aura 6,047 0
11 Maruti Suzuki Swift 5,658 5,909 -4%
12 Nissan Sunny 5,034 32,615 -85%
13 Volkswagen Polo 4,633 8,140 -43%
14 Maruti Suzuki Dzire 4,499 7,926 -43%
15 Hyundai i20 Elite 3,870 10,668 -64%
16 Maruti Suzuki Alto 3,544 7,484 -53%
17 FCA Compass 3,086 1,964 57%
18 Ford Aspire 2,410 7,852 -69%
19 Hyundai VENUE 2,390 1,589 50%
20 Ford Figo 2,326 27,400 -92%
  • Ford’s Ecosport was India’s Top Exported Passenger Vehicle and over 23k units were shipped in the first 7 months of FY21. Also refer the Top 25 exported PVs for FY20 – here.
  • General Motors Beat stood second in the list and was 1,412 units ahead of Kia’s Seltos. The future of Beat now depends on Great Wall Motors takeover of the Talegaon plant.
  • Kia has been able to significantly ramp up production for exports too. Seltos is now India’s Third Largest Exported Passenger Vehicle and also the No.1 exported Mid SUV! Seltos is currently being exported to over 40 countries in South Africa, South America & South Asian markets from the Indian subcontinent.
  • India will serve as a core manufacturing hub for Kia and even Sonet will be exported to over 70 countries. Do note that Sonet is currently being produced only in India and will be shipped to markets like Middle-East, Africa, Latin America and Asia. Around 526 units of the Sonet were exported in the first two months itself (Sep’20 & Oct’20).
  • 2 Executive Sedans fare in the Top 10 list! While these models do not have such acceptance in the Indian market; export volumes are surely encouraging. VW Vento is the highest exported Executive Sedan; followed by Hyundai’s Verna!
  • S-Presso is Maruti’s Top exported vehicle! S-Presso which has been conceptualized and designed in India is exported to parts of Asia, Latin America and Africa.




Modelwise Exports Statistics for FY2021 – 

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