Why should you invest in this smallcase?
The Indian auto industry is one of the largest in the world, accounting for 7.1% of the country's GDP. The production of vehicles grew at 14.41% year-on-year between April-February 2017-18 to 26,402,671 vehicles.
- Two-wheelers segment has a market share of 80% while the overall passenger vehicle segment has 14% of the market share
- Companies are also exploring the rural markets, which is further aiding the growth of the sector
- India is also a prominent auto exporter. Overall automobile exports grew 15.81% year-on-year between April-February 2017-18
- Sales of electric vehicles increased to 25,000 units during FY 2016-17 and is poised to rise further on the back of the government’s vision to see six million electric and hybrid vehicles in India by 2020
- The automotive aftermarket is estimated to grow at around 10-15% to reach USD 16.5 billion by 2021 from around USD 7 billion in 2016
This smallcase comprises automobiles, auto parts, batteries and tyre companies to allow investors to efficiently track and invest in the automobile sector.
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