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TAFE joins hands with Japan's ISEKI to manufacture compact tractors in India

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

and Farm Ltd (TAFE) Thursday said it has inked an agreement with Japan's & Co to manufacture compact in

& Co is the third largest Japanese agricultural manufacturer for tractors, planting and harvesting and engines.

"Under this agreement, will offer to TAFE for manufacturing these products for the Indian market," the company said.

It further said the scope of the agreement will also cover sourcing of components/assemblies through TAFE, which will also sell ISEKI's premium light utility compact in the 35-54 hp range in

The tractors will be manufactured in and are expected to roll out by 2020, it added.

These multi-utility light weight tractors are suitable for puddling operations, orchard and plantations land preparation, tilling, inter-cultivation and spraying applications, among others, the company said.

Commenting on the agreement, TAFE said, it brings together ISEKI's global experience in light utility compact tractor segment and TAFE's strong position in the Indian market, along with its strong and robust

She said the association will help "offer Indian customers an international product range that will meet their requirements in new, emerging applications through a unique value proposition.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Thu, November 29 2018. 15:05 IST