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By Arun MahajanMay 24, 2021

Despite grappling with the pandemic’s second wave, India’s manufacturing purchasing managers’ index (PMI) remained quite strong at 55.5 in April. India continues to claw its way forward, maintaining the forecast for recovery and economic opportunity...

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By Arun MahajanApr 26, 2021

India’s manufacturing PMI for March was 55.4. IMTEX 2021 has been pushed back. There is, however, positive news for electric vehicles. For more details and other industry tidbits, read on.

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By Arun MahajanMar 26, 2021

India’s PMI continues to maintain its 57-plus run while vehicle, motorcycle, and scooter sales are off to a strong start. India, the world’s largest producer of two-wheelers, sold more than 1.3 million motorcycles and scooters in February alone. 

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By Arun MahajanMar 01, 2021

This year, India is predicted to have the highest GDP growth of any large country at more than 11%. The PMI is above 57, and business has resumed at almost pre-pandemic levels.

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By Arun MahajanFeb 01, 2021

India’s manufacturing PMI ended the year at 56.4, a very healthy number. The unemployment rate has dropped to 6.5%, a further sign of recovery. Passenger vehicle sales in December rose by nearly 14% year-over-year...

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By Arun MahajanJan 04, 2021

India’s Manufacturing PMI continues to remain quite strong, registering 56.3 for November. The YOY index of industrial production jumped from plus-0.5 in September to plus-3.6 in October, illustrating a robust increase in manufacturing activity...

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By Arun MahajanNov 30, 2020

India’s manufacturing PMI is up to 58.9, illustrating the strong rebound in manufacturing. The YOY Industrial Production Index is in the positive column for the first time since the beginning of the pandemic. The Union Cabinet approved a $20 billion...

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By Arun MahajanOct 29, 2020

October continued to show positive trends across different manufacturing sectors in India. Spurred by the pandemic, robotic process automation (RPA) is on the rise with major OEMs and Tier 1 groups revamping manufacturing processes...

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By Arun MahajanOct 02, 2020

After an unprecedented GDP contraction in the second quarter, India’s manufacturing sector is coming back with a vengeance. The manufacturing PMI was 56.8 in September, the steepest monthly rise in the last eight years. Other indicators, like...

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By Arun MahajanApr 09, 2019

The Indian Machine Tool Manufacturers’ Association’s flagship exhibition, IMTEX, took place in Bangalore this past January. The exhibition showcased technologies that are vital for moving the Indian manufacturing and machine tool industry...

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