Ashok Leyland logs negative growth in August

Chennai: Commercial vehicle major Ashok Leyland Ltd on Thursday said it sold a total of 10,897 units last month, down by six per cent.

In a statement issued here, the company said it closed last month selling 10,897 units -- down from 11,544 units sold in August 2015.

While the sales of light commercial vehicles went up by two per cent last month to 2,696 units, the sales of medium, heavy commercial vehicles went down eight per cent to 8,201 units.