Auto main Mahindra and Mahindra mentioned on Thursday it expects a 20 per cent to 25 per cent drop in September automobile manufacturing at its automotive division attributable to semiconductor shortages.
Car makers internationally have been hit by semiconductor shortages and warned of additional ache attributable to stiff competitors from the sprawling client electronics business for chip deliveries.
Mahindra will observe ‘no manufacturing days’ of about seven days in its automotive division vegetation this month, the corporate mentioned in an trade submitting.
Earlier this week, Maruti Suzuki, India’s prime automotive maker, mentioned it anticipated manufacturing at its vegetation within the states of Haryana and Gujarat to be hit in September attributable to a scarcity of semiconductors.
Mahindra mentioned its income and profitability can be impacted in step with the autumn in manufacturing volumes.
Mahindra shares had been down practically 1 per cent after the manufacturing replace.
However, the carmaker mentioned its tractor operations and exports, vehicles and buses enterprise, and 3-wheeler manufacturing had been unaffected by the disruption.