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TABLE-Ssangyong Motor March sales down 13 pct y/y

April 1 (Reuters) - Ssangyong Motor Co's sales during March (in vehicles):

March 2008 March 2007 TOTAL SALES 10,135 11,662 OVERSEAS SALES 5,733 6,859 DOMESTIC SALES 4,402 4,803

Ssangyong Motor is a South Korean maker of sport utility vehicles, producing the Rexton and Kyron SUVs. China's SAIC Motor Corp owns a 51.33 percent stake in Ssangyong. (Reporting by Cheon Jong-woo in Seoul; Editing by Keiron Henderson)