The TAFE Group – Tractors and Farm Equipment Limited, manufacturer of Eicher and Massey Ferguson tractors has donated Rs. 2 Crores to the Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister’s Relief Fund to support the MP Government’s fight against COVID-19.
Since the lockdown, various manufacturing facilities of the TAFE Group are involved within the distribution of food, medical supplies, and private protection equipment to enforcement officers, sanitation workers, local poor and migrant workers around its area of operations. The effect of the Coronavirus outbreak during the Rabi season is probably going to possess an adverse impact on the livelihood of small and marginal farmers, and it's with a view to help them in overcoming this distress that TAFE has also initiated a singular free tractor rental scheme in select states.
The world’s third-largest tractor manufacturer and second-largest in India by volumes with an annual sale of about 150,000 tractors; TAFE is one among the leading exporters of tractors from India with a turnover in more than INR 93 billion. TAFE manufactures a variety of tractors, in both the air-cooled and water-cooled platforms, and markets them under its four iconic brands - Massey Ferguson, TAFE, Eicher, and therefore the recently acquired Serbian tractor and agricultural equipment brand - Industrija Mašina i Traktora (IMT). Acclaimed for its quality and dependability, TAFE’s products and services are present in over 100 countries across the planet, including developed countries in Europe and therefore the Americas.
Besides tractors and farm machinery, TAFE manufactures diesel engines, silent gensets, agro engines, batteries, hydraulic pumps and cylinders, gears and transmission components, and has business interest in vehicle franchises and plantations. TAFE is committed to the entire Quality Movement (TQM). within the recent past, various manufacturing plants of TAFE have garnered numerous ‘TPM Excellence Awards’ from the Japan Institute of Plant Maintenance (JIPM), also a variety of other regional awards for TPM excellence. TAFE became the primary Indian tractor manufacturer to win the Frost & Sullivan Global Manufacturing Leadership Award in 2018, being recognized with the ‘Enterprise Integration and Technology Leadership Award’ and two ‘Supply Chain Leadership Awards’.