India: Maruti Suzuki will export the Positioned in Japan

Maruti Suzuki will begin exporting to the Positioned in the produced in India for the japanese market. It is the first indian manufacturer in place to export to its parent, and to the japanese market.

Maruti-Suzuki-Baleno-1Maruti Suzuki has sealed an agreement that will allow it to become the first car manufacturer of India to export cars to Japan. But it is perhaps the first time that an indian manufacturer to export cars to your own parent.

Suzuki was established in India in the decade of the 1980’s and the first product to come out of the production lines indian was the Maruti 800, which was transformed into the subcompact more popular in the country. Out Suzuki was gaining presence in the market, to the point of becoming one of the brands most sold in India and an important stronghold for Suzuki at the global level.

Is that India currently contributes approximately 40 per cent of global sales of Suzuki, and it is expected that the number will increase in the future. In this framework, Maruti Suzuki will begin exporting vehicles from India to Japan and the first model that has been chosen it will be the new Positioned, which is currently only produced in India and that in the local market reached the category of premium, marketed exclusively through the dealer network Nexa.

exports could begin in January 2016, in the beginning with a game of some 20,000 to 30,000 units. Without a doubt, this is a strategic move for Maruti Suzuki, but above all an important step for the Indian industry in whole, thought in the long term.