Maruti Suzuki Swift (6,347 pieces)
Maruti Suzuki exported 6,347 Swift hatchbacks in India. To achieve this, the Maruti Suzuki Swift hatchback has become the most exported passenger car in India.
In addition, the year-over-year export figure for the Maruti Suzuki Swift also increased by more than 468 percent, as the Indo-Japanese automaker only managed to sell 1,116 Swift hatchbacks in May 2021.
Nissan Sunny (5,062 units)
While Nissan may have removed the Sunny from its Indian product portfolio, the ‘CAAAR’ appears to have more than decent demand in the overseas market as the Japanese automaker managed to export 5,062 units from India.
In addition, the annual export percentages are the highest at over 84,200 percent. This is because the Japanese automaker managed to export 6 units.
Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza (4,473 units)
Maruti Suzuki Vitara Brezza is an SUV under 4m that was launched in India in 2016 and the SUV immediately gained traction in the Indian car market. Later, as part of the update, the SUV ditched its diesel powertrain for a cleaner-burning petrol engine.
In May 2022, Maruti Suzuki exported 4,473 Vitara Brezza SUVs from India. Exports also increased by 814 percent, as the company exported 489 units in May 2021.
Maruti Suzuki Baleno (4,214 pieces)
The Maruti Suzuki Baleno was reintroduced to the Indian car market as a premium hatchback to compete with premium hatchbacks such as the Hyundai i20 and Volkswagen Polo. The premium hatchback also quickly gained more than decent traction in the Indian market.
On the other hand, the strong demand for the premium hatchback continues even in the export markets, as the company managed to export 4,214 units of the hatchback from India. This resulted in an annual increase in exports of more than 66 percent.
Maruti Suzuki S-Presso (3,692 pieces)
The Maruti Suzuki S-Presso was launched to compete against the Renault Kwid in India, and the model has enjoyed considerable success in India.
In addition, there seems to be a strong demand for the model in international markets, as the company managed to export 3,692 units in May 2022, which is 1,644 units more than what the company managed to achieve in May 2021.
Thoughts on the top 5 car exports in May 2022
The auto export industry is quite crucial and we expect this industry to grow in the near future as the demand for autos arises due to the increased demand for auto accessories in the market.