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Johnson Controls-Hitachi Air Condition. India Ltd.

BSE: 523398 Sector: Engineering
NSE: JCHAC ISIN Code: INE782A01015
BSE LIVE 11:03 | 23 Aug 1973.00 -36.85
(-1.83%)
OPEN

1980.00

HIGH

1985.00

LOW

1965.00

NSE 10:51 | 23 Aug 1974.00 -25.45
(-1.27%)
OPEN

1987.05

HIGH

1997.00

LOW

1970.10

OPEN 1980.00
PREVIOUS CLOSE 2009.85
VOLUME 93
52-Week high 2300.00
52-Week low 1157.00
P/E 72.83
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 5,365
Buy Price 1973.00
Buy Qty 14.00
Sell Price 1979.15
Sell Qty 5.00
OPEN 1980.00
CLOSE 2009.85
VOLUME 93
52-Week high 2300.00
52-Week low 1157.00
P/E 72.83
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 5,365
Buy Price 1973.00
Buy Qty 14.00
Sell Price 1979.15
Sell Qty 5.00

Johnson Controls-Hitachi Air Condition. India Ltd. (JCHAC) - Company History

A member of the Lalbhai group, Amtrex Hitachi Appliances Ltd (AHAL) formerly known as Amtrex Appliances (AAL) was incorporated in Dec.'84, as Acquest Air-conditioning Systems (P) Ltd Company. It was converted into a deemed public limited company in Jun.'89. On 22, Jan.' 99 it issued 5165490 equity shares to Hitachi., Japan and Hitachi India Pvt Ltd., on prefrential basis making Hitachi group co-promoter of the company along with Lalbhai group. Subsequently it has been renamed Amtrex Hitachi Appliances Ltd. It has a technical collaboration with Hitachi, Japan. Amtrex is a leading manufacturer of air-conditioners. It has two plants, one at Kadi, Gujarat (a backward area), manufacturing air-conditioning and refrigeration appliances and other durables, the other at Silvassa manufacturing air-conditioners. It currently manufactures room air-conditioners consisting of window, split and multi-split air-conditioners under a technical collaboration with Hitachi, Japan, and markets them under the Amtrex brand. AHAL has entered into a joint venture with Cornelius, US, which will hold 51% of the equity in the venture. In May 2000, the company introduced "Kalmin" a new 1.5 ton window AC with a unique feature of sleep mode which saves on power to a extent of 34%. The company has adopted the technology route and is constantly developing and introducing new models alongwith upgrading existing models in all categories of Air-conditioning products. During 2000-01, the company has introduced new "LOGICOOL" range of Window and Split Air-conditioners. During the year 2003, the company changed its name to "Hitachi Home & Life Solutions (India) Ltd."