FUCHS India at a glance
FUCHS Lubricants (India) Pvt. Ltd., is a wholly owned subsidiary of FUCHS PETROLUB SE Germany, world leaders in speciality lubricants.The global package of innovative products, interactive technical support and specialized customer service offered by FUCHS is now available in India on a country-wide basis through the Indian company of FUCHS group, FUCHS Lubricants (India) Pvt. Ltd.
It is a TS 16949:2009 (Automotive products specific Quality Management System certification), ISO 9001:2008 (Quality Management System) and ISO 14001:2004 (Environment Management System) certified company.
Headquartered in Mumbai, FUCHS India has regional offices with warehouses at Delhi, Kolkata, Pune and Chennai . The state-of-the-art manufacturing facility is located in Ambernath, near Mumbai. Besides its own quality control, it has an international benchmarked R&D center. With a comprehensive range of products, FUCHS Lubricants (India) is capable of supplying companies in various sectors ranging from the automotive industry to cement and steel manufacturers, from the mining industry all the way to machine industry. The Indian FUCHS subsidiary relies on a multi-prolonged strategy of targeting both high-end and niche marketing segments and also general lubricant products.
FUCHS India operates with four sales divisions:
The INDUSTRIAL division offers lubricants for hundreds of applications e.g. for metalworking and metal forming industry, lubricants for mining companies, the steel industry, machinery construction and building trade.
The OEM division (OEM=Original Equipment Manufacturer) develops and manufactures automotive lubricants for OEMs like vehicle manufacturers, car drivers, motor-cyclists and goods transport according to their requirements. The fast growing automotive, truck sector and agricultural equipment industry are the main fields of focus. The product range comprises first fill and products for in-use servicing.
The LUBRITECH division concentrates on special lubricants for all industrial applications for India, Nepal and Bhutan. With its headquarters at Kaiserslautern in Germany, LUBRITECH has more than 400 employees worldwide and is available in more than 60 countries.
The MINING division offers lubricants to the mining machinery utilized for high productivity, high efficiency mineral extraction both in surface and underground operations. Fuchs detailed knowledge of the mining industry has developed an unsurpassed comprehensive range of specialized products and technical services
History of FUCHS India
1994: Foundation of Balmer Lawrie - FUCHS Ltd. joint venture company, to import and also manufacture lubricants in India
1999: FUCHS PETROLUB SE took over the Balmer Lawrie stakes and renamed the company to FUCHS Lubricants (India) Limited
2000: FUCHS Lubricants (India) moved from West Bengal to Maharashtra
2001: Start of production at Turbhe plant near Mumbai
2002: FUCHS Lubricants (India) becomes a Private Limited company
2010: New state-of-the-art plant opened in Ambernath near Mumbai and replaced the Turbhe plant
FUCHS Lubricants (India) Pvt. Ltd.
Sarjan Plaza, 2nd Floor,
100 Dr. Annie Besant Road,
Worli, Mumbai-400 018
Phone: +91 (22) 6625 5900
Fax: +91 (22) 6666 1049