JCB India has introduced that it’s going to pause manufacturing operations in any respect its 5 crops in India that are situated at Ballabhgarh, Pune and Jaipur for a interval of 10 days ranging from May 1, 2021.
Companies like Hero MotoCorp, Maruti Suzuki, Honda Motorcycle And Scooter India and lots of extra automotive OEMs have quickly halted manufacturing at their crops, owing to the rising circumstances of COVID-19.
And now, JCB India, one of many largest producers of earthmoving and building gear has introduced that it’s going to quickly cease manufacturing at its 5 crops in Ballabhgarh, Pune and Jaipur protecting the present COVID-19 state of affairs in thoughts. The firm will pause its operations from May 1, 2021 to May 10, 2021.
Deepak Shetty, CEO and Managing Director of JCB India stated, “Due to an increase in the infection rate around us, the health and safety of our colleagues and their families has become even more important. We have decided to pause manufacturing operations for 10 days, starting 1st of May 2021. This is a precautionary measure and applies to all our manufacturing locations at Ballabhgarh, Pune and Jaipur”
“Sufficient inventory levels have been built to support the demand for our products during this period. We do not foresee any challenges in the availability of JCB products for our customers in India or for our export markets.
All our customer and dealer facing functions will operate normally, while adhering to local guidelines. There will be no disruption in product support for equipment being used by our customers due to this pause.”
The firm stated it can proceed to supply product assist, with over 60 sellers and 700 retailers throughout India. JCB has invested considerably in digitising its operations, with assist being provided on-line and by way of cell apps as nicely.
The firm presents superior telematics know-how for its prospects to keep up their fleet as nicely. JCB India stated that almost all of its staff proceed to work at home and the momentary pause in manufacturing operations is probably going to assist cut back COVID-19 circumstances within the cities by which JCB has its crops.