Phoenix Conveyor Belt in India, a subsidiary of Continental, has won business excellence award in 2018 with the CII-EXIM Bank Business Excellence Award in the Gold Plus category.
“We feel honored to be in this league which makes a real difference in terms of quality, capability and sustainability defining our approach to all our stakeholders reinforcing German engineering in India. First and foremost, this is thanks to our employees, who put all their efforts throughout the value chain every day,” sais Smita Pandit Chakraborty, Managing Director of Phoenix Conveyor Belt in India.
“For us at Phoenix India, it’s a real motivation factor for the entire company to move further close to this journey called excellence. With the support of our international counterparts we have adopted smart strategies and management practices for the industry and further improved our operational excellence”, said Abhijit Guha, Head of Operations for Phoenix Conveyor Belt in India.
The Corporation’s conveyor belt business has been present in India for almost 20 years now. The company initially started as a joint venture with Andrew Yule and is now entirely part of Phoenix Conveyor Belt Systems with manufacturing in Kalyani, District-Nadia in West Bengal, where it manufactures textile and steel cord reinforced conveyor belts as well as steel cords which are used as reinforcements inside conveyor belts. The company has offices across six major locations in India and a global R&D center to keep pace with the latest developments in the field of global conveyor belting solutions.
The CII-EXIM Bank Business Excellence Award has been jointly established by CII and Export Import Bank of India in 1994, with the aim of enhancing the competitiveness of Indian companies.