FADA celebrates Auto Dealers' day, pledges commitment to sustainability

Over 15,000 dealer partners across 27,000 outlets nationwide engaged in planting of saplings on Tuesday.

Autocar Pro News Desk By Autocar Pro News Desk calendar 19 Sep 2023 Views icon910 Views Share - Share to Facebook Share to Twitter Share to LinkedIn Share to Whatsapp

As the discussion over carbon net zero gains momentum, the Indian automotive retail fraternity – an important stakeholder in the mobility value chain has pledged commitment to sustainability under the aegis of the Federation of Automotive Dealers Association or FADA. 

The Federation of Automobile Dealers Associations (FADA) on Tuesday commemorated the inaugural Auto Dealers Day by emphasising a strong sense of community and reaffirming the industry’s commitment to sustainability, claimed the association in a statement.

“September 19, chosen as Auto Dealers Day, aligns with the foundation day of the Federation of Automobile Dealers Associations (FADA). This annual observance recognises the vital role of Auto Dealerships in driving economic growth and advancing sustainability within the industry,” added the statement.

On this occasion, Auto Dealerships nationwide participated in tree-planting initiatives, as part of FADA’s direction towards a greener future.

Manish Raj Singhania, President of Federation of Automobile Dealers Associations (FADA) says it gives him immense pleasure to inaugurate Auto Dealers Day, an event that epitomises the unity and shared vision of our industry in advancing both mobility and environmental sustainability.

“To mark this landmark occasion, more than 15,000 dealerships have engaged in planting saplings at over 27,000 outlets nationwide, spanning various automotive segments such as Passenger Vehicles, Commercial Vehicles, and 2- and 3-Wheelers. This collective effort serves as a tangible expression of our unwavering commitment to a cleaner, greener and more sustainable future. Together, we aim to effect meaningful change and leave an enduring imprint on the automotive retail ecosystem,” added Singhania.

During its recently concluded 5th Auto Retail Conclave in New Delhi, FADA unveiled the Auto Dealers Day Logo, adding a unique significance to this celebratory event. This distinct logo symbolizes the association’s dedication to a sustainable future in the automotive industry, capturing the true essence of Auto Dealers Day. 

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