SIAM is the Apex National Body representing Indian Automobile Industry

Press Releases

  • Passenger Vehicles Sales Register Negative Growth due to Base Effect High Double Digit Growth in Commercial Vehicles

    12-Oct-2018 | New Delhi

    Production The industry produced a total 16,646,445 vehicles including passenger vehicles, commercial vehicles, three wheelers, two wheelers and quadricycle in April-September 2018 as against 14,690,347 in April-September 2017, registering a growth of 13.32 percent over the same period last year.

  • Auto Industry Continues in Growth Path Kerala Floods Restricts Sales Restrictions in West Bengal Affect Two Wheelers Sales

    10-Sep-2018 | New Delhi

    Production The industry produced a total 13,701,825 vehicles including passenger vehicles, commercial vehicles, three wheelers, two wheelers and quadricycle in April-August 2018 as against 11,962,983 in April-August 2017, registering a growth of 14.54 percent over the same period last year.

  • SIAM urges government for long term policy roadmap for smoother transition to future mobility

    06-Sep-2018 | New Delhi

    Anant G Geete, Minister of Heavy Industries assures all aspects of the industry would be discussed with the industry and considered before finalizing the new auto policy Nitin Gadkari, Minister of Road Transport, Highwaysannounces exemption of commercial vehicles, buses, taxis and all vehicles running on alternative fuel from the permit requirements

  • Auto industry gears-up to build an ecosystem around electric mobility

    06-Sep-2018 | New Delhi

    The Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), an industry body representing India’s automobile sector, held its 58th Annual Convention today titled “Building the Nation, Responsibly, Future of Mobility in India”. Speaking at the Convention later during the day, Mr Babul Supriyo, Union Minister of State, Ministry of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises said the government has provided incentives for electric mobility and policies would support electrical vehicles. He further added that “the increased focus on safety, is impacting the technological development in the auto industry,”

  • SIAM appoints Rajan Wadhera as its new President

    06-Sep-2018 | New Delhi

    The Executive Committee of the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), the apex body of the Indian automotive industry, today elected Mr Rajan Wadhera as its new President. He is also the President – Automotive Sector, Mahindra & Mahindra.

  • Auto Industry Continues with Positive Growth Passenger Vehicles Sales Reflect Base Effect

    10-Aug-2018 | New Delhi

    Production The industry produced a total 10,882,706 vehicles including passenger vehicles, commercial vehicles, three wheelers, two wheelers and quadricycle in April-July 2018 as against 9,325,907 in April-July 2017, registering a growth of 16.69 percent over the same period last year.