Mundra port is Maruti Suzuki India's second car terminal port. The export operations commenced here in 2009. The carmaker boasts of a PDI (Pre-Delivery Inspection) facility along with a stockyard at the port. Maruti Suzuki also exports vehicles from Mumbai port.
The export sales of Maruti Suzuki India had dropped 10.80 per cent to 9,352 units in August 2019. The carmaker had exported 10,489 units in August 2018.
The export range of Maruti Suzuki at present includes 14 models. The most outstanding among the exported models are Alto K10, Celerio, Baleno, Ignis and Dzire. According to the company, the cumulative export figure has crossed 1.8 million unit mark, with shipments to more than 125 countries.
"Within a decade of commencement of exports from Mundra, we achieved the significant milestone of shipping one-millionth car. At Maruti Suzuki, we have always aligned our exports strategy to keep pace with the changing market scenario. Maruti Suzuki exports are aligned with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's flagship vision of Make in India. The efforts by Maruti Suzuki reflect India's capabilities of manufacturing cars that meet global standards of quality, safety, design and technology," Maruti Suzuki India MD and CEO Kenichi Ayukawa said.