ZF India Country Profile

Learn more about how ZF Group in India is commited to grow its presence by bringing innovative products and technologies to the country. The evolving Indian automotive market will require the next level of preparedness, ZF is in a strong position to offer solutions for this. With its BSIV & BSVI compliant driveline and chassis technologies & superior active and passive safety technologies, ZF is not just inline, but infact is a step ahead of the market trends. ZF India will continue to work closely with leading OEMs to provide safe, efficient and technologically advanced products for the Indian market.

ZF in India

ZF facility in Chakan, Pune

ZF in India has grown at a steady pace over the last 60 years. As a leading component manufacturer and technology innovator, ZF has a significant presence in both the automotive and non-automotive businesses in India. The ZF operations in India are spread over twenty eight manufacturing sites (incl. JVs) and two Aftermarket Sales and Service Centers. The headquarters for ZF in India is a multi product facility located in Chakan, Pune. The divisions of the ZF Group represented in the Indian market, with local production companies manufacturing parts for diverse vehicle applications are:

  • Active and Passive Safety systems, Steering systems, clutch systems, axle drives and chassis components for passenger cars,
  • Steering Systems, transmissions and chassis systems for trucks,
  • Steering Systems, transmissions and axles for off-highway applications,
  • Gearboxes for the wind turbine industry,
  • ZF is increasing its local aftermarket and service presence that caters to these various segments and product portfolios.

Additionally, the ZF Group supplies high-end technology products, such as transmissions, axle drives and suspension components for luxury and high-performance passenger cars and buses in India. Other applications of ZF products include rail, aerospace, marine and armored vehicles.

A strong local mechanical design and application engineering team supports the local OEMs on product development. Recently, the ZF Group further strengthened its research and development team in India by setting up a Technology center in Hyderabad. The ZF India Technology Center will focus on development of autonomous vehicles and futuristic technologies. It will be the founding block of the ZF Group’s digitalization strategy. ZF Group in India employs over 12,000 employees (incl. JVs).

Milestones of ZF's History in India

Over sixty years of offering innovative technology solutions to the Indian market

  • Set-up of ZF India Technology Center, Hyderabad
  • Rane TRW Steering Systems Private Ltd., TRW Sun Steering Wheels , Brakes India Pvt. Ltd join ZF post the acquisition of TRW by ZF group
  • ZF Group sells off shares in ZF Lenksysteme, as a result JV with ZF Steering Gear is terminated
  • ZF Hero Chassis Systems Pvt. Ltd inaugurates the Front & Rear Axle assembly plant at Oragadam near Chennai
  • Commencement of passenger car clutch systems at ZF India Pvt. Ltd. Plant facility
  • ZF India Pvt. Ltd. consolidates it’s Trucks, Aftermarket, Engineering Services under one roof- inaugurates multi-product facility at Chakan
  • ZF Lenksysteme India starts operations in Pune
  • Off-Highway systems relocated operations from Pune to Coimbatore
  • ZF Wind Power in Coimbatore joined ZF with acquisition of Hansen Drives
  • ZF India Pvt. Ltd. starts Off-Highway & Truck Transmission plant in Pune
  • ZF Hero Chassis Systems was formed with operations in Halol & Pune
  • ZF Electronics TVS (India) Pvt. Ltd. in Madurai joined ZF with acquisition of Cherry Corp. (USA)
  • ZF India Pvt. Ltd., the wholly owned subsidiary of ZF established
  • Somic ZF Components is established in Gurgaon
  • ZF Steering Gear starts operations as a JV in Pune

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Overview of ZF Aftermarket in India

ZF Aftermarket India became operational in 2010. Over the years the increasing popularity and market demand for Genuine ZF products led to the growth of the aftermarket sales and service business. Today ZF Aftermarket India offers a range of products and services that cater to the requirement of automotive and non-automotive segments. The strong product brands ZF, SACHS, LEMFÖRDER, TRW & OPENMATICS continue to dominate the market in their respective product segments.

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Contact in India

ZF India Private Limited
B-38 MIDC Chakan Industrial Area Phase - II,
Vasuli, Khed,
Pune 410501, India

Tel.: +91 2135 624 700
Fax: +91 2135 624 701

ZF India Pvt. Ltd.

ZF India Technology Center

Nanakaramguda, Palanadu Aster Building, IT SEZ, Survey No 115/Part, Serrilingampalli Mandal, RR district, Telangana 500032, India

Route to ZF India in Pune
Route to ZF India Technology Center

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