Hyundai claims that this is the single largest order for the Verna that the company has received since its inception, and a big jump compared to the earlier generations of the car.
Hyundai India has announced the receiving of record initial export order of 10,501 units for the new Verna from the Middle East market. Verna is called the Accent in the Middle East. Also, the made in India Verna will be exported to South Africa, other Gulf and Asian countries from the beginning of 2018.
Previously, Hyundai India had invited 33 distributors from the Middle East (including Saudi Arabia, Oman and UAE), and other Asian countries (like Vietnam, Philippines, Sri Lanka etc.), to its Chennai production facility on September 21, 2017. They were given a detailed plant tour, a presentation on the product, its quality parameters and the plant capabilities, which finally culminated with the drive experience the new Verna.
Commenting on this record achievement, Y. K. Koo, MD & CEO Hyundai India said, “The Next Gen Verna has received overwhelming response from domestic and export markets. We are very happy and proud to receive such a large single export order within one month of showcasing the product to the distributors from overseas markets. It is in perfect harmony with Hyundai’s commitment of ‘Make in India, for the world’ and also is in line with the Indian Government’s ‘Make in India’ Vision.”
According to the Korean company, the new Verna has received great response from the domestic markets and the media, resulting in more than 18,600 bookings and more than 1,43,000 enquiries in just 2 months since its launch in India.