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Bracing For The Rollout Of Scrappage Policy

Bracing For The Rollout Of Scrappage Policy

As a financier and service provider in the pre-owned vehicles segment, Bike Bazaar is bracing for the rollout of scrappage policy. Sumesh Soman looks at the value proposition and impact on the components ecosystem as a crucial subset. The verdict on the scrappage policy is a split one! Divided between an opportunity on one end of the spectrum and a[Read More…]

by September 18, 2021 News
Cabinet approved around Rs 26,000 crore PLI Scheme for Auto Sector

Cabinet approved around Rs 26,000 crore PLI Scheme for Auto Sector

The cabinet approved Rs 26,058 crore PLI scheme for auto, auto-components and drone industry.  The government reduced the outlay for this PLI scheme to Rs 25,929 crore from Rs 57,042 crore announced in November last year. Speaking of the decisions taken on the auto sector, Anurag Thakur said that the incentives worth Rs 26,058 crore will be provided to the[Read More…]

by September 15, 2021 News
Covestro to showcase DirectCoating technology at the Digital Expo 2021

Covestro to showcase DirectCoating technology at the Digital Expo 2021

Covestro is all set to showcase its DirectCoating technology during Digital Expo 2021 from September 14-16. The company has joined hands with a team of three industry partners: Votteler Lackfabrik GmbH & Co. KG, laser texture specialist Reichle Technology Center and Merck KGaA as a manufacturer of pearl effect pigments. The result is an effective concept for the production of interior parts with seamless, intelligent surfaces[Read More…]

by September 3, 2021 News
CEAT partners with Royal Enfield for the launch of RE Classic 350

CEAT partners with Royal Enfield for the launch of RE Classic 350

CEAT Tyres has announced its association with Royal Enfield for its newly launched RE Classic 350. CEAT will be supplying the Zoom Plus and Zoom Plus F range of tyres for the new RE Classic 350. The sizes that will be fitted are 100/90-19 ZOOM PLUS F TL 57P, 120/80-18 ZOOM PLUS TL 62P, 100/90-19 ZOOM PLUS F TT 57[Read More…]

by September 2, 2021 News
Amara Raja Batteries bags the ‘Excellent Energy Efficient Unit’ award

Amara Raja Batteries bags the ‘Excellent Energy Efficient Unit’ award

Mumbai, 30 August 2021: Amara Raja Batteries Limited, India’s premier Industrial and Automotive Battery producer, received the Excellent Energy Efficient Unit Award at the Confederation of Indian Industry’s 22nd National Awards Competition (CII). The Amara Raja Growth Corridor facility in Chittoor, Andhra Pradesh, was among the top performers of this highest recognition award in the Automotive and Engineering category. The[Read More…]

by August 30, 2021 News
Jindal Aluminium Ltd has launched #ProudlyVaccinated

Jindal Aluminium Ltd has launched #ProudlyVaccinated

Jindal Aluminium Limited, launched a new free vaccination drive called #ProudlyVaccinated, to ensure the vaccination of employees and their dependents in the fight against COVID-19.  One more step towards the wellbeing of employees and their dependents, continued support for them during a covid-19 pandemic. This drive is estimated to benefit over 2500 employees contributing to the company. #ProudlyVaccinated complies with[Read More…]

by August 20, 2021 News
John Loundermilk as the new CEO for Birla Carbon

John Loundermilk as the new CEO for Birla Carbon

Birla Carbon has announced the appointment of John Loundermilk as CEO, effective from August 1, 2021. All business aspects of Birla carbon will be under Mr. John’s leadership. On John’s achievement,  Dr. Santrupt Misra, Group Director, Carbon Black, said ,”Birla Carbon has been on a transformation journey for the last few years and John has played a pivotal role in[Read More…]

by August 12, 2021 News
New Head for Technical Center of India by Continental Automotive

New Head for Technical Center of India by Continental Automotive

Continental Automotive India has appointed Latha Chemrakalam as  New Head for the R&D Technical Center India. Alexander Koltz under whose leadership TCI saw new opportunities, TCI grew as one of the largest engineering centers for Continental globally. Latha will be instrumental in leading TCI to the new level of growth & innovation, including infrastructural expansion headcount growth, and expansion of[Read More…]

by August 11, 2021 News
Mayank Pandey appointed as director for Castrol India.

Mayank Pandey appointed as director for Castrol India.

Castrol India Limited today announced the appointment of Mayank Pandey as a director of the company with effect from 9 August 2021. Mr.Pandey was serving as Vice President of – Supply Chain for Castrol India since 1 January 2021 and has over two decades of industry experience, having spent the last 14 years with bp. He has diverse international market[Read More…]

by August 10, 2021 News
Maxxis Tyres introduces specialised tyre range for sports segment

Maxxis Tyres introduces specialised tyre range for sports segment

Maxxis India has introduced an exclusive range of tyres for the sports segment, Maxxis M6311/M6312 under the MAXXCEED series. The M6311/M6312 tubeless tyres claim to provide significant control while riding along with greater resistance. The tyres are currently available for the replacement market across leading two-wheeler line-up like Bajaj Pulsar (150,160, 180, 200, 220), TVS Apache (160, 180, 200), Yamaha[Read More…]

by August 10, 2021 News