COMPANY PROFILE: WIRTGEN INDIA (October 2013)
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Wirtgen India Private Limited (Wirtgen India) is one of the best known names in the Indian construction equipment industry. Headquartered near Pune, it is one of the country’s leading suppliers of products and services for the road construction and rehabilitation, and mining and mineral processing industries.
Over the last decade, as road building activity has gained momentum in the country, Wirtgen India has steadily consolidated its position in the domestic market. The company has continuously expanded its product range during this period, and intends to add new product lines in the future. It is now concentrating on the local production of its machines, and is working on a strategy of continuous growth through increased localisation.
This is an update of the company’s profile published in Off-Highway Research’s Multi-Client Study, dated October 2007, which presented an overview of the company with a specific focus on its asphalt finisher business. The purpose of this study is to highlight the company's growth and structure since then, and to offer an appraisal of the likely fortunes that face it in the medium term.