Headquartered in Mumbai, India, Balkrishna Industries Limited (BKT) is a leading manufacturer in the Off-Highway tyre market.
Since its founding in 1987, BKT has successfully focused on specialist segments such as agricultural, construction and industrial vehicles as well as earthmoving, port and mining, ATV, and gardening applications. As a result, BKT has developed into a global player in the Off-Highway tire industry with a 6% market share and a sales volume of 850 million US dollars corresponding to a 30% increase over the last five years.
Presently, we have four subsidiaries in Europe and North America assisting our head office in sales and marketing activities: BKT Europe S.r.l. in Seregno, Italy, BKT Tires USA Inc. in Akron, Ohio, BKT Tires Canada Inc. in Toronto, and BKT Tires, Inc. in Brentwood, Tennessee. We sell our products in 130 countries worldwide through a network of national distributors. Our five state-of-the-art production sites in Aurangabad, Bhiwadi, Chopanki, Dombivali and Bhuj employ more than 7,000 people.
Against the backdrop of a highly competitive tire market, BKT supports and sustains customers in the growth of their business. We are committed to always offering new quality solutions that are able to satisfy the most demanding user needs for any application. We believe that consistent and continuous investment into technological development is the key to high-performance and functional tyres.
Our commitment to mutual growth with our partners in terms of both efficiency and productivity is perfectly illustrated in our claim, “Growing Together”. This philosophy has been inspiring all our production processes and business activities since our inception.
Considering it part of our social responsibilities, we have adopted the strictest measures for safeguarding the environment. And it goes without saying that we show great respect for our people working every day with passion to achieve our corporate goals.
It is our intention to be the leader and benchmark in the global Off-Highway tyre market, in particular in the specialist segments such as agricultural, construction and industrial vehicles as well as earthmoving, port and mining, ATV, and gardening applications. The achievement of our mission and vision is based on a functional corporate structure led by an effective management.