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Johnson Controls-Hitachi Air Condition. India Ltd.

BSE: 523398 Sector: Engineering
NSE: JCHAC ISIN Code: INE782A01015
BSE 00:00 | 10 Dec 1774.65 -15.35
(-0.86%)
OPEN

1700.00

HIGH

1829.40

LOW

1665.00

NSE 00:00 | 10 Dec 1774.70 -6.85
(-0.38%)
OPEN

1754.85

HIGH

1786.00

LOW

1715.00

OPEN 1700.00
PREVIOUS CLOSE 1790.00
VOLUME 116
52-Week high 2750.00
52-Week low 1505.00
P/E 53.66
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 4,825
Buy Price 0.00
Buy Qty 0.00
Sell Price 0.00
Sell Qty 0.00
OPEN 1700.00
CLOSE 1790.00
VOLUME 116
52-Week high 2750.00
52-Week low 1505.00
P/E 53.66
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 4,825
Buy Price 0.00
Buy Qty 0.00
Sell Price 0.00
Sell Qty 0.00

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."