The Gujarat Plant No-2 has been constructed and in the starting days of January 2019, it started to manufacture the Maruti Suzuki Swift hatchback.
Gujarat’s Plant No-1 manufactures the hatchbacks like- the Baleno and Swift and the Plant No-2 manufactures just the Swift. The yearly production of both the plants is 2,50,000 units due to which the total capacity of Gujarat increases to 5,00,000 units. The production capability of Maruti Suzuki is of 15 lakh units which will make Suzuki’s production capacity of cars in India to 20 lakh units.
In 2018, the total automobile sale of the company was 20 lakh units i.e. 109 percent of growth year-on-year and the production was set at 18.7 lakh million units i.e. 108 percent of growth year-on-year. Both the Plant No. 2 and the Powertrain Plant has started manufacturing and the Plant No. 3 is set to start manufacturing in 2020.