Two wheeler sales is expected to grow by 8 – 10% in 2019 in India as per rating agency ICRA . The growth is anticipated due to various reasons.
- Growing per capita income.
- Improved Farm sentiment.
- Normal monsoon over the last three financial years.
- Higher minimum support price and
- Farm loan waiver in selected states.
This is what i had posted in Jan 2019 .However the Indian Two-Wheeler Market was again punished by Honda dreadful beginning of the year and in February has lost 4.4% with 1.6 million units. Year to date figures are negative 4.8%, breaking the positive way after close to two years. Honda lost 16.6% while the other top player, Hero and TVS were steady.
On 1 February, the legislature divulged an expansionary between time spending plan for monetary year 2019, which will keep running from April 2019 to March 2020, that was later passed by parliament on 13 February.
The financial backing is considered as between time in light of the fact that the administration that rises up out of general decisions in April and May could make changes to it after accepting force, while its monetary manageability has been brought into inquiry regardless of the to a great extent solid macroeconomic scenery.
In January, financial movement in the private segment expanded at a solid pace because of an excellent appearing from assembling organizations; then again, action among administration organizations developed at a slower pace than in December.
The beginning of the 2019 was not positive for the Indian bike advertise and the developing was broken, first time following two years.
For sure deals have been accounted for at 1.684.535, down 5.3% in January and at 1.612.059 (- 4.4%) in February, with the year to date figures are 3.207.775, down 4.8%.
The key explanation for the fall is in the Honda challenges. The second best brand has been accounted for down 18% and 16.6% individually in January and February, while the market chief, Hero, lost 4.4% year to date and the third player, TVS, is certain, up 0.7% year to date.
To be referenced the remarkable Bajaj Auto execution, up a vigorous 14.7% year to date.The Indian Motorcycles Market is the biggest in the World since the 2016 since it surpassed Chinese.
The market is developing uninterruptedly over the most recent 20 years. The achievement of 10 million yearly deals had been accomplished in the 2010 and just eight years after the fact, in the 2018, another achievement of 20 million yearly deals has been broken.
Closure the year with absolute deals at 21.5 million, in the 2018 the market performed actually well improving by 8.5% from the earlier year and hitting the new untouched record.
The Indian market was the second to hit the “more than 20 million deals” achievement after the Chinese – presently dipped under this wire – extending the hole over all others showcases and speaking to close to the 30% of the worldwide bike vehicles deals.
Amid the 2018, the market chief Hero sold 7.83 million units (+2.7%) and gratitude to this outcomes the brand had the capacity to hit the record of more than 8 million worldwide deals (India + trade deals).
The recuperation in provincial interest converted into solid development in Hero’s solid hold passage sub-section of bikes, which represents near 60% of the all out portion.
The maker kept on keeping up its predominance in the residential cruiser portion while the generally frail nearness in the quick extending bike section punished the absolute execution, failing to meet expectations the business.
In second spot there was Honda with a record of 5.88 million deals (+7.9%). As of now found in the 2017, Honda has accomplished noteworthy piece of the pie gains in both the bike and bike portions, in this way growing its offer in the general bike pie and crawling nearer to the market chief. Bikes remain be principle quality for the brand, which improved the fragment share upheld by proceeded with solid interest for its Activa display.
In third spot the second Indian maker, TVS, with 3.05 million deals (+13.2%), performing superior to anything the market expanding its quality over all item fragments.
In fourth spot Bajaj Auto with 2.38 million deals (+17.4%), an incredible execution considering the shortcoming of this producer in the quickly developing bike portion.
The 2019 standpoint is certain and our specialists anticipate a bike showcase volumes to develop at 8-10% driven by solid rustic interest just as growing urban utilization. The interest recuperation from family units in late quarters drew quality from improved assessments just as money streams following two periods of close ordinary storms and resultant solid harvest yield.
This good faith is being supplemented by Government’s approaches to accomplish the vision to two fold ranchers’ salary by 2022 driving utilization request from provincial part just as a desire for typical rainstorm precipitation.
Source : Motorcycles Data