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Engineering and Capital Goods
Engineering exports from India increased 14.7 per cent to US$ 70.6 billion in FY15’.

Engineering Companies in India

Latest update: December, 2017

  • Engineering exports from India stood at US$ 65.23 billion in FY17
  • During FY08–FY17, engineering exports from India registered growth at a CAGR of 7.61 per cent
  • Engineering exports include transport equipment, capital goods, other machinery/equipment and light engineering products such as castings, forgings and fasteners
  • In August 2016, engineering exports by India, to its top 25 destinations, registered a growth of 5.8 per cent over August 2015
  • With the revival of demand for iron and steel in China and the US, India’s engineering exports reached US$58.8 billion in FY16.
  • During the fiscal year 2016-17, the exports have touched US$65.23 billion, which exceeds the total shipments of US$58.8 billion in 2015-16.

Note: FY - Indian Financial Year (April to March)

  • Transport equipment (which includes Auto and auto component including Aircraft and ship boats) is the leading contributor to engineering exports. The segment accounted for 32.46 per cent of the total engineering exports from India in FY17.
  • Exports of iron and steel products accounted for a market share of around 22.44 per cent, in the overall exports, while industrial machinery including electrical machinery accounted for 23.85 per cent of the total engineering exports in FY17.
  • Other commodities includes medical and scientific instruments, hand tools and cutting tools, bicycle parts, office equipment, prime mica and mica products, etc. and accounted for a share of 10 per cent of the total engineering exports from India in FY17.
  • Attractive markets for Indian engineering products are USA, China, Germany, U.K., Canada, France, Russia, Japan, Australia, South Korea, Saudi Arabia and Southern Africa.

Note: FY - Indian Financial Year (April to March)
Source: Engineering Export Promotion Council, Department of Commerce


NEPC India Ltd

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Hercules Hoists

Hercules Hoists is part of the Bajaj Group, one of India's eminent and leading business houses. The Bajaj Group is amongst the top 10 business houses in India. Hercules Hoists Limited was incorporated in 1962 with technical and financial collaboration from Heinrich de Fries GmbH, Germany. The Company and its products, are more known by the leadin...

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Premier Automobiles Ltd

Established in 1944, Premier Automobiles Ltd pioneered automobile manufacturing in India. It is now called Premier Ltd. Today the Company’s focus is on two core businesses, namely Automotive and Engineering, which operate out of its state-of-the-art ISO 9001 manufacturing plant in Chinchwad, Pune. The Engineering segment has two activities ...

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Om Metals Infraprojects Ltd

Om Metals Infraprojects Ltd, is a conglomerate having diverse business activities and interests related to Hydro mechanical equipments, turnkey solutions for steel fabrication, hydro power developments, real estate, leasing, finance, entertainment centers, hotels and tourism. They are a leading ISO 9002 company established in 1971 and a pionee...

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Shanti Gears Ltd

Shanthi Gears Ltd (SGL) is in the engineering sector. The current market capitalisation stands at Rs 1,193.05 crore (US$ 194.19 million). The company has reported a standalone sales of Rs 36.77 crore (US$ 5.98 million) and a Net Profit of Rs 2.27 crore (US$ 369,511.56) for the quarter ended September 2014. Commencing business as a gear manufacture...

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Kalindee Rail Nirman Engineers Ltd

Kalindee Rail Nirman Engineers Ltd is a Rs 254 crores (US$ 161.84 million) engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) company in the infrastructure space for rail transport under one roof on turnkey basis. It has been active in fields of signaling, telecommunications, track and information systems. It has plans to further diversify in the fiel...

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Coromandel Engineering

Coromandel Engineering Company Ltd is a 66 years old construction company part of the Rs 243 billion (US$ 3.94 billion) Murugappa Group. Coromandel Engineering is one of India's oldest companies in construction business, having pioneered several novel engineering techniques and was the first to introduce pre-engineered metal building system in Indi...

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Ion Exchange India

Ion Exchange India was formed in 1964 as a subsidiary of the Permutit Company of UK. It became a wholly Indian company in 1985 when Permutit divested their holding. Ion Exchange India has pioneered water treatment in the country and is today India's premier company in water and environment management, with a strong international presence. The compa...

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L G Balakrishnan & Bros Ltd

LG Balakrishnan & Bros Ltd (LGB) was formed in 1937 as a Transport Operator and began with a fleet of 250 buses. Today, it is one of the leading industries in South India and has grown into India's leading roller chain manufacturer. The company has always kept pace with the technological advancements and met with customer needs with newer and innov...

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McNally Bharat Engineering

McNally Bharat Engineering Company Ltd (MBE) was established in 1961 and is one of the leading engineering companies in India. The company is headquartered in Kolkata, India and is a part of the Williamson Magor Group. The company is engaged in providing solutions in the areas of power, steel, aluminium, material handling, mineral beneficiation,...

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National Aluminium Company Ltd (Nalco) was incorporated in 1981 as a public sector enterprise of the Government of India. It has an integrated aluminium complex which encompasses bauxite mining, alumina refining, aluminium smelting and casting, power generation, rail and port operations. Commissioned during 1985-87, Nalco has emerged to be a st...

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Hindalco was started in 1958 and its first aluminium facility was commissioned in Renukoot in Uttar Pradesh, India in 1962. Today, Hindalco Industries Ltd, the metals flagship company of the Aditya Birla Group is an industry leader in aluminium and copper. It is also the world's largest aluminium rolling company and one of the biggest producers of ...



ABB Ltd is a global leader in power and automation technologies. Based in Zurich, Switzerland, the company employs 150,000 people and operates in approximately 100 countries. ABB has been successfully investing in the Indian subcontinent and has steadily expanded its manufacturing, engineering and research and development (R&D) footprint. Today, ...

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Kirloskar Brothers

Kirloskar Brothers Limited (KBL) is a world class pump manufacturing company with expertise in engineering and manufacture of systems for fluid management. Established in 1888 and incorporated in 1920, KBL is the flagship company of the US$ 2.1 billion Kirloskar Group. The market leader in fluid management, KBL provides complete fluid management so...

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Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) came into existence on October 1, 1964. The company was formed by the merger of Hindustan Aircraft Ltd with Aeronautics India Ltd and Aircraft Manufacturing Depot, Kanpur. The company traces its roots to the pioneering efforts of an industrialist Seth Walchand Hirachand, who set up Hindustan Aircraft Ltd at Benga...



BHEL Established in 1964, Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd (BHEL) is India’s largest engineering and manufacturing company of its kind engaged in the design, engineering, manufacture, construction, testing, commissioning and servicing of a wide range of products and services for the core sectors of the economy, viz. Power, Transmission, Industry, Trans...

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