Maruti Suzuki posts record Rs 77 bn profit in FY18 on 17% hike in revenue

Q4 net up 10% to Rs 18.8 bn, but lower than Street estimates


Ajay Modi New Delhi
The country’s top carmaker, Maruti Suzuki, on Friday reported 10 per cent growth in profit for the quarter ended March 31, 2018. Net profit for the three months stood at Rs 18.8 billion, lower than analysts’ expectations of over Rs 22 billion. The company said an increase in corporate tax rates affected profitability.

Maruti Suzuki also reported a record annual profit of Rs 77.21 billion for the year ended March 31.

Its sales revenue grew 14.4 per cent to Rs 206 billion during the quarter, helped by 11 per cent growth in car sales to 461,773 units.  

First Published: Apr 28 2018 | 12:23 PM IST

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