History

AMCO Batteries Ltd. is a leading battery manufacturer, with a wide spectrum of high-performance batteries for the automobile industry and a market leader in the two-wheeler segment.AMCO also manufactures world-class batteries for four wheelers, with a wide product range comprising of Dry Charged, Factory Charged and Maintenance Free batteries.

Established in 1932, the company was subsequently taken over by the Amalgamations Group in 1955. The Rs.7000-crore Group is one of the largest light engineering groups in India.

AMCO commenced operations under the stewardship of late Mr.Anantharamakrishnan. His vision, with the strong support of his management teamled to the exponential growth of the company. It now occupies a leadership position in the automotive battery segment.

The leadership provided by the late Chairpersons, Dr. A. Sivasailam and Ms.JayshreeVenkataraman propelled the growth of the company from its humble beginnings as an accumulator manufacturer to its current position.

The company has since then, been quick to respond to the opportunities and challenges of the fast growing automotive industry, emerging as a leader in the battery segment.

It has been a pioneer in launching two wheeler batteries in India and was the first to launch two wheeler polypropylene batteries in 1984-85.Over the last two decades, the company has invested substantially in R&D and continues to produce the best products in the market.

AMCO occupies pride of place in both the original equipment and replacement markets. In fact, most of the two wheelers in India have AMCO Batteries as O.E. Fitment.

AMCO has acquired QS 9000:1998, ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and TS16949 certification, which is proof of its highest quality standards and eco-friendly practices.

AMCO Batteries Ltd. is a Company that has earned the appreciation of its customers, for its reliability, durability, economy of operation and cutting-edge technology.

In the words of the Late Chairman, Ms.JayshreeVenkatraman,“We are proud to have built enduring relationships with customers and channel partners. We have had our challenging moments, but we have always been proactive to our customer needs and hence been able to stay ahead in a constantly evolving, global marketplace.”

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