Farm tools producer Escorts Agri Machinery on Tuesday reported a 33 per cent rise in tractor gross sales to 10,165 models for November 2020. The firm had bought 7,642 tractors in November final yr.
Domestic tractor gross sales elevated 30.9 per cent to 9,662 models, in opposition to 7,379 bought in November 2019.
“The dealer and depot stocks continue to be low. Stock correction in the coming months would continue to push the industry upwards, supported by healthy water reservoir levels and a good harvest,” Escorts Agri Machinery mentioned in a regulatory submitting.
The firm mentioned the availability chain remains to be unstable however ought to enhance going ahead.
“We have taken a price increase this month to pass on the inflation in the commodity prices,” the corporate added.
Tractor export in November 2020 stood at 503 models, in opposition to 263 in the identical month final yr.