Guwahati, March 24: TAFE , Tractors and Farm Equipment Limited, has won three Awards in the “Frost & Sullivan Global Manufacturing Leadership Award” in two different categories covering Supply Chain Management, and Enterprise Integration and Technology for the year 2018.
The Awards are as follows:
- Enterprise Integration and Technology Leadership Award for “TAFE Digital Quality Management
- Supply Chain Leadership Award for “TAFE Supplier Risk Management Model”
- Supply Chain Leadership Award for “TAFE Differential Engagement Model”
Frost & Sullivan Manufacturing Leadership Awards, now in their 14th year, honour companies and individual leaders that are shaping the future of global manufacturing. Winners are chosen by a panel of expert judges, for result that have delivered clear and compelling value, return on investment, and other tangible outcomes.
TAFE’s flagship tractor plant at Madurai
It may be mentioned that TAFE is the world’s third largest tractor manufacturer and second largest in India by volumes, with an annual sale of over 1,50,000 tractors.TAFE is also one of the leading exporters of tractors from India with a turnover in excess of INR 93 billion.
TAFE manufactures a range of tractors in the sub 100 hp segment in both the air-cooled and water-cooled platforms and markets them under its three iconic brands – Massey Ferguson, TAFE and Eicher.
Besides tractors and farm machinery, TAFE manufactures diesel engines, silent gensets, batteries, hydraulic pumps and cylinders, gears and transmission components, and has business interest in vehicle franchises and plantations.
TAFE is committed to the Total Quality Movement (TQM) and three of its tractor plants are certified under ISO 9001 and ISO 14001.
TAFE has also been presented the Star Performer Award by the Engineering Export Promotion Council (EEPC) of India for 21 consecutive years along with the TPM Excellence Award by the Japan Institute of Plant Management (JIPM) several times among other prestigious awards in the field.