India is an agricultural nation. In the economic growth of this nation, 75 percent of development is dependent on the agriculture. It has the most part of villages where farmers work in their own field and produce the crops. The technology has made the work and effort of the farmers much easier by providing with the equipment’s which can be used in the farms. Tractor is one of them, which play significant role.
Tractors have made production of crop very easy. Since, the tractor industry is largest in the world, it is considered as one of the important sector of country’s economy. You can now come across many companies that manufacture tractors with different sizes and capacities.
No one can imagine this industry without tractor and other assisting equipment’s now. As India has the largest Tractor Industry, the popular manufacturers are mainly in 12 major states of the country.
Here is the list of popular Tractor brands available in India :
10. Standard Tractors :
At number 10 is Standard Tractors, which was established in the year 1975. The company makes Harvesters and Tractors and offer a wide variety of options to customers. The Standard Tractor company is based in Delhi and its manufacturing facility is set up in Punjab.
9. Preet Tractors :
Taking the ninth place is Preet Tractors, which was established in the year 1980. The company manufactures farm products and when it comes to Tractors ranging from 30 to 90 HP, Preet is the preferred choice for many.
8. Balwan Tractors :
The eighth place goes to Balwan Tractors, owned by Force Motors. Based in Pune, Tractors have been made since 1957, and the Force not only makes Tractors but also commercial and passenger vehicles.
7. HMT Limited :
Now, one would immediately relate to watches. If you did, no worries, since it is the same company that makes Tractors as well. The company was established in 1971 and is based in Bangalore, Karnataka.
6. New Holland :
In the sixth place is the Italian company New Holland. Customers prefer the New Holland brand because of its excellent customer support as well, apart from its great products. The company started operations in India in 1996 and has already sold over 2.5 lakh Tractors.
5. John Deere :
Taking the fifth place is John Deere. The US-based equipment manufacturing company is doing a pretty good job in India. The company was established in the year 1837 and is ranked around 300th in the global fortune 500.
4. Sonalika International :
The fourth place goes to Punjab-based Sonalika International. Being one of the oldest Tractor companies in India, Sonalika ventured out into the passenger car industry as well in 2004.
3. Escorts Agri Machinery :
Escorts is an old and very familiar name in the Agricultural sector in India and globally. Established in the year 1960, Escorts not only makes Tractors for India but also exports them to over 40 other countries.
2. Tractors And Farm Equipments Limited (TAFE) :
The second largest is TAFE. Established in the year 1960 and based out of Chennai, Tamil Nadu, TAFE’s popular Tractor brands are Massey, Ferguson and Tafe. TAFE also acquired Eicher Tractor in the year 2005.
1. Mahindra :
Established in the year 1964, Mahindra is not only India’s leading Tractor manufacturer but the World’s number 1 in terms of volumes. Mahindra has grown over the years to make excellent automobiles as well in the passenger and commercial segment, all the while concentrating on its Tractor business.