Michelin in India

Know more about Michelin in India

Michelin came to India almost a decade ago and through a rapidly expanding distribution network, has established itself as a leading international tyre maker in the country.

Today, we offer a range of tyres which feature the best of Michelin’s innovative technology. Our tyres are designed, produced and marketed to meet the challenges of mobility in the Indian market.

Michelin’s range of products in India caters to the rising demands of the Passenger Cars, Truck & Bus and Two Wheeler & OTR (Off the Road) vehicles.

Distribution

In order to ensure that Michelin quality tyres are supported with the highest levels of service, Michelin has innovated in the distribution space, providing drivers with a much better tyre buying experience. Michelin’s customer touch-points spans across India and comprises of TyrePlus, Michelin Priority Partners, Michelin Truck Service Center and Recamic.

Manufacturing

In 2009, Michelin Group and Tamil Nadu government signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for Michelin’s tyre manufacturing plant. This 290 acres facility is currently focussed on manufacturing a range of Radial Truck/Bus tyres.

Around our Chennai manufacturing unit, most of our community projects are designed in consultation with local stakeholders, and are implemented with the direct participation of beneficiaries (e.g. biogas programmes, and health and skill development).

R&D

Michelin India’s operation is assisted by Michelin India Technology Center(MITC), an integral part of the company’s global R&D network that has over 6,000 employees engaged in research, development and process engineering. Complemented by a Materials Test Laboratory at Manesar, Haryana, MITC is focused on radial truck and bus tyre R&D to support Michelin manufacturing facilities in Chennai, China and Thailand.

For more information on Michelin Operations Worldwide visit: www.michelin.com