Daimler India crosses 25Okay exports milestone, Auto Information, Automobilnews
CHENNAI: Daimler India Business Autos has hit the milestone of manufacturing 25,000 automobiles decided for exports. The milestone automobile, a Fuso FJ 1823R, was shipped to Saudi Arabia. DICV’s exports enterprise was launched in 2013.
An integral a part of Daimler’s world manufacturing community for vehicles and buses, its Indian Oragadam plant in Chennai is the one location worldwide which produces engines, transmissions, vehicles and buses catering to 4 manufacturers – BharatBenz, FUSO, Mercedes-Benz and Freightliner.
Satyakam Arya, MD & CEO, Daimler India Business Autos, stated, “The milestone of crossing 25,000 models in exports illustrates the demand & acceptance of our merchandise in world markets. It stands testimony to the standard and effectivity of the merchandise which might be inbuilt India by Daimler. With new markets continually getting added to our export fold, our Indian operations will proceed to play a strategic function in Daimler’s progress story.”
DICV’s exports elevated by 8% to 7,054 vehicles in 2018 (2017: 6,553 models). DICV has additionally been rising its elements enterprise with over 100 million elements being exported to different Daimler entities. DICV has a warehouse capability unfold over 2,195 sqm that has a month-to-month pallet dealing with capability of three,000 and container dealing with capability of 100 at its facility in Oragadam.
The corporate now provides automobiles to 50 nations.