Hyundai Motor India has announced that it exported more than 5,000 units in May 2020. The company officials state that this action is in line with the Government of India’s vision of ‘self-reliance’ and to support the State and Central Government’s objective of promoting economic revival. Hyundai began production at its plant on May 8 and since then has produced more than 5,000 units for the export market.
Speaking on this development, S S Kim, MD & CEO, Hyundai Motor India Ltd., said, “We began our export operations in India in 1999 with an objective to propagate ‘Make in India – Made for the World’. In line with our global strategy, we have now exported more than 3 Million vehicles to 88 countries which reaffirm our commitment to the country.”
“We have once again made a humble beginning towards normalcy by exporting more than 5000 units in May 2020. This is a testimony of Hyundai’s resilient efforts towards localization and to accentuate economic recovery. Drawing strength from Hyundai’s vision of ‘Progress for Humanity’ we will continue to offer all-round premium experience to our customers through our quality products, both in India and global markets”, he added.
In the last 20 years, since its inception, Hyundai has been the leading exporter of passenger cars with more than 3 million units shipped worldwide. Hyundai exports ‘Made-In-India’ cars to 88 countries in four continents – Latin America (33 countries), Africa (28 countries), Asia Pacific (26 countries) and Europe (one country).