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  • SIAM’s Society for Automotive Fitness & Environment hosts the 22nd Edition of SAFE Annual Convention

    17-Sep-2021 | New Delhi

    The convention puts 5 E’s — Environment, Education, Enforcement, Engineering, and Emergency care — of road and vehicular safety in spotlight. New Delhi, September 17, 2021: In a bid to strengthen multiple stakeholder sensitization effort towards environment, road/ vehicular safety, the Society for Automotive Fitness & Environment (SAFE), a SIAM initiative, conducted its 22nd edition of ‘SAFE Annual Convention 2021’ on a virtual platform, today. With the theme of Environment & Road Safety: Enforcement & Compliance”, the convention witnessed the participation of policy makers and bureaucrats from the central and state governments as well as the industry leaders, scholars and experts on the subject to deliberate upon the pertinent environment and road safety challenges from the lens of regulation, enforcement, technology and environment.

  • SIAM thanks Government for launching the PLI Scheme for Indian Auto Industry

    15-Sep-2021 | New Delhi

    Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) thanks the Government for launching the much awaited Production Linked Incentive (PLI) Scheme for the Indian Auto Industry covering vehicle and component manufacturers. Rs. 25,938 Cr allocated for the auto industry is the highest of all PLIs announced by the Government so far.

  • Mr Vipin Sondhi, Vice President, SIAM and CEO& MD, Ashok Leyland on PLI Announcement

    15-Sep-2021 | New Delhi

    “The Automotive PLI scheme of Rs 26,058 Crores launched by the Union Government is all-inclusive. It provides incentives for incremental performance by the OEMs, as manufacturers move towards making India a strong hub for Electric Mobility while also looking at harnessing the potential of Hydrogen energy for automotive applications. It will also support other advanced automotive technologies. PLI has the potential to substantially increase volumes and will provide a huge opportunity for exports to grow. This scheme is being announced at an opportune time for India as the auto industry realigns its supply chain globally. India can therefore capitalise on this changing scenario, to become an integral manufacturing base for the world.” For further details, please contact: SIAM Dikshant Negi dnegi@siam.in

  • Auto Industry Sales Performance of August 2021

    10-Sep-2021 | New Delhi

    Monthly Performance: August 2021 Production: The total production of Passenger Vehicles*, Three Wheelers, Two Wheelers and Quadricycle in the month of August 2021 was 19,84,676 units. Domestic Sales: • Passenger Vehicles* sales was 2,32,224 units in August 2021. • Three-wheeler sales was 23,210 units in August 2021. • Two-wheeler sales was 13,31,436 units in August 2021.

  • Union Minister Nitin Gadkari calls for transforming automotive sector with advance technologies at 61st Annual Convention organized by SIAM

    25-Aug-2021 | New Delhi

    Putting spotlight on the need for rapid adoption of new-age technologies, Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), the apex automobile industry body, marked its 61st Annual Convention with a series of virtual plenary sessions deliberating upon the recover and future of the automotive industry.

  • Revenue Secretary Tarun Bajaj addresses the Outlook of Indian Auto Industry and Its Role in India’s Economic Growth at SIAM 61st Annual Convention

    25-Aug-2021 | New Delhi

    Strengthening the discourse on the future of Indian Auto Industry at the 61st SIAM Annual Convention, the apex automobile industry body, Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) hosted the 2nd special Plenary Session on Outlook of Indian Auto Industry and Its Role in India’s Economic Growth. The second plenary session was graced by Mr Tarun Bajaj, Revenue Secretary, Ministry of Finance, Government of India, who along with other industry leaders shared insightful perspectives on the revival and future of the automotive industry.