April 26, 2021
This year marks a momentous occasion as Caterpillar enters its 50th year of manufacturing in India. Our presence today reflects the legacy and unparalleled commitment to meet our customers’ needs in India and around the world with best-in-class product solutions and service innovation.
“Caterpillar has been part of India’s growth story for many decades,” said Chairman and CEO Jim Umpleby on commemorating this Golden Jubilee year. “We have been a key partner since the 1930s, and it is remarkable to witness the progress in this great nation over the years. The dedication and commitment of our team in India to provide service excellence to the customers have been pivotal in reaching this milestone anniversary.”
What started in 1971 at our Tiruvallur facility in Tamil Nadu has grown to an established footprint of:
Learn more about our footprint in India, including a timeline of the Tiruvallur facility.