ABB operations in India include 14 manufacturing facilities and over 6500 employees. Customers are served through extensive countrywide presence with around 30 marketing offices, 8 service centers, 3 logistics warehouses and a network of over 750 channel partners. The ABB Group is increasingly leveraging the Indian operations for projects, products, services, engineering and R&D. Also, as part of ABB’s new regional approach, India has been designated as the hub for the South Asia region.
ABB continues to bring value to customers in India through leading edge technologies, domain expertise and project execution abilities. The company’s product focus continues in the form of portfolio expansion and market penetration. To meet growing demand, capacity and range expansion is underway across businesses and locations. In addition to enhancing the capacity of existing plants, many new manufacturing units have been set up across the country. Some recent ones include a new motors plant and control products unit in Bangalore as well as the recently commissioned low voltage distribution electricals factory at Haridwar.
|he company’s technology strengths, wide offering portfolio and unique ability to package solutions and provide a single window approach to verticals continue to be a key differentiator. While the top-line grows as we create value for customers, focus on productivity, operational efficiencies and working capital management continues to ensure that profitability remains in focus.|
Strong macro economic fundamentals, integration with the world economy, industrial pickup and the significant work that still remains to be done with reference to the power sector, continue to offer bright prospects for power and automation technologies in India and ABB is well positioned to leverage these market opportunities.