Yamazaki Mazak will build an Indian factory in Pune in 2023 Yamajaki Mazak Machine Tool Private Limited.
The India plant will start operations in March 2023 and will gradually increase capacity thereafter. The production model is planned to be a new vertical machining centre that reflects local needs, and sells throughout India. The investment for the factory construction is approximately Rs 240 crores.
India is expected to see continued growth in demand for machine tools as the markets for the automotive, medical, aircraft, and semiconductor industries expand. The company will strengthen their global production system and enable even more speedy provision of products, by building a new factory in India.
With the new factory in India, they have 11 production bases, 5 in Japan and 6 oversea. They will contribute to the development of the global manufacturing industry by enhancing productional activities and service support at locations close to their customers.
The company opened their base in India in 1998 and continued local sales and service activities for many years. Currently, they have 16 support bases across India, including a technology centre in Pune and provide solutions for various industries.