Plans Higher Localisaton Garg

After establishing its manufacturing plant in Pune, Sany India is investing Rs100 crore for fabrication and to increase product range with higher local content. In an interview with AurtoParts Asia, Deepak Garg, Director and CEO, Sany South Asia, and Sany Heavy Industry India Pvt Ltd, said the company will also leverage its wide product range […]

Asia To Be The High Growth Region For Freudenberg

  Freudenberg, a global technology group, strengthens its customers and society through forward-looking innovations. Together with its partners, customers and the world of science, the company develops leading-edge technologies, and excellent products, solutions and services for more than 30 market segments, including automotive. Its tagline is ‘Innovating Together.’ Between 2013 and 2017 the company doubled […]

Rising Aesthetics Of Vehicles Augurs Well For Axalta

  Over 1,500 scientists, engineers and technology staff of the US-based Axalta Coating Systems, stationed equally across the world, work to deliver innovative, performance and beautiful colours. The company spends four percent of its annual sales of $4.4 billion on R &D. It also augments its technological and process capabilities through strategic acquisitions – more […]

Our Focus Will Be To Reduce Testing Time: S Ramanathan

The New Delhi-based Automotive Test Systems (ATS) has been focussing on ‘front-loading’ concept to maximize efficiency and reduce cost and time of testing. Maximizing efficiency is minimizing looping back to fix unanticipated problems during development. Front-loading is the term for building knowledge in an early stage to eliminate any loop back in the development process, […]

Warranty Group to expand in the auto, non-auto space in India: Vivek Burman

By Pramod Thomas The US-based The Warranty Group (TWG) is one of the world’s premier providers of warranty solutions and related benefits, with operations in more than 50 countries. It made its foray into India in 2014 to address opportunities for service solutions around business intelligence, customer loyalty, warranty management including sales, case management, compliance, […]

MEMA Intervenes To Steer Policies, Promote Trade

The Motor and Equipment Manufacturing Association (MEMA), founded in 1904, represented producers in the automotive manufacturing space. As the industry evolved, four different divisions were created under MEMA: Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA), Motor Equipment Remanufacturing Association (MERA), Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA), and the Heavy-Duty Suppliers Association (HDMA). “MEMA is the only association that […]

A Growing Market

  India has been one of the fastest growing markets for Continental in the last 10 years: Prashanth Doreswamy Q: What is your own outlook on the Indian automotive industry? A: I think it will peak in the next five years for both passenger cars and CVs. GST is having an effect and there is […]