NEW DELHI: Honda Motor Co has halted output at one of its two car production vegetation in India, the carmaker mentioned on Wednesday, a state where gross sales of its motor vehicles have been underneath tension from competition.
The Japanese automaker has stopped generating cars and trucks at its plant in Larger Noida close to the funds of New Delhi and will shift all generation to its 2nd facility in the western condition of Rajasthan, the business explained in a statement.
The company’s nearby unit, Honda Vehicles India Ltd (HCIL), will make all vehicles and parts at its Tapukara plant in Rajasthan with rapid result for all domestic profits and exports, it mentioned.
“India is incredibly crucial industry in Honda’s international tactic and HCIL is fully commited to provide its most recent and state-of-the-art technological innovation designs including electrified autos in long run,” said Gaku Nakanishi, president and CEO, Honda Cars India.
The Tapukara plant has an put in ability to make 180,000 vehicles a calendar year. Honda sold more than 102,000 cars in India and exported practically 4,000 motor vehicles in the past fiscal yr finished March 31, 2020, industry facts showed.