Maruti Suzuki India Limited(MSIL) today announced signing of a MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) with Bank of Maharashtra. For the first time, Bank of Maharashtra will offer dealer inventory financing to MSIL dealers. Under the partnership, Bank of Maharashtra’s Mahabank Channel Financing scheme shall provide comprehensive financing opportunities for MSIL’s dealer partners across the nation.
Elaborating on the alliance, Mr. Shashank Srivastava, Senior Executive Director, Marketing and Sales, MSIL, said, “We are thankful that this collaboration with Bank of Maharashtra will offer new-age banking and finance solutions for our dealer partners. There is a business requirement to induct more finance partners for dealer inventory funding keeping in mind long term business requirements and contingencies.”
Sharing his thoughts on the alliance, Mr. AS Rajeev, Managing Director & CEO, Bank of Maharashtra, said, “We are extremely pleased to partner with MSIL, the largest passenger vehicle manufacturer in India, with an aim to provide enhanced digital lending services to its dealers and thereby produce a great synergistic effect. The tie-up will allow us to further consolidate the business to provide one-stop services under supply chain finance. We are optimistic that this partnership will help in leveraging business opportunities in MSME category and increase market penetration for MSIL.”