Escorts Enters into a Joint Venture with Amul Group for Manufacturing Specialised Tractors
New Delhi, 13 April, 2015, Escorts Limited, India’s leading tractor manufacturer, has entered into a Joint Venture with Rajkot based Amul Group for manufacturing specialty tractor – Steeltrac. Escorts had joined hands with Amul Industries in 2012 for development & distribution of Steeltrac, a highly successful speciality tractor.
Escorts partners DLL to bring “Escorts Credit” – An easy finance solution for Indian farmers
New Delhi, February 18, 2015 : Escorts Limited today announced the signing ofa partnership with DLL Group’s Indian subsidiary (De Lage Landen Financial Services India Private Limited, hereafter DLL) to launch “Escorts Credit” which will provide retail tractor loans to Escorts customers with convenient and fast loan options.
Escorts’ Q3 Profit at Rs. 35.7 Crore
New Delhi, February 11, 2015: Escorts Limited today reported a net profit of Rs. 35.7 crore in the third quarter ended December 31, 2014. The third quarter saw an increase of 5.4% in turnover to Rs. 1,046 crore against Rs. 992.6 crore in the preceding quarter. EBIDTA was sequentially up by 46.1% at Rs. 49.0 Cr. in the quarter ended December 2014 as against Rs. 33.5 Cr. in the quarter ended September 2014.
Escorts launches India’s first Anti Lift Tractor
Patna, January 8, 2015: Escorts Ltd, India’s leading tractor manufacturer, has brought in a series of innovations to redefine the tractor market. Their Powertrac Euro series has created new standards in aesthetics & comfort. Through XP Engine Series, Escorts has created benchmarks in fuel efficiency. Now Escorts is launching a new category of tractors called “ANTI LIFT TRACTORS”.
Escorts showcases European 4X4 Farmtrac Heritage Series at Agrotech
Chandigarh, November 22, 2014: Escorts Ltd, the leading tractor manufacturer redefining farm mechanization with path breaking technology innovations, today showcased the European version of its world-class new Farmtrac 6050 4x4, a part of Heritage tractor series which offers safe haulage operations even in extreme conditions with extra power, style and comfort.
Escorts introduces Next Generation “XP Series” Engine
New Delhi, November 20, 2014: Escorts Ltd, the leading tractor manufacturer recognized and respected for redefining farm mechanization, through a variety of innovations, the most recent ones being the Executive & Euro Series and Ferarri launches which set a new benchmark for comfort, aesthetics and performance has introduced the next generation “XP Series” Engine in the market.
Escorts’ H1 Profit at Rs. 26.3 Crore
New Delhi, November 5, 2014: Escorts Limited today reported a net profit of Rs 26.3 crore in first half ending September 30, 2014. The first half saw a flat turnover of Rs 2,121.7 crore as against Rs 2,120.2 crore in the corresponding half year ending September 2013. EBIDTA was at Rs 90.4 crore in the first half of the year as against Rs 157.2 crore in the first half of the previous fiscal.
Escorts launches most Powerful & Fuel Efficient Tractors in Bangladesh
Dhaka, September 13, 2014 Escorts, India's leading tractor brand, announced the launch of its two new series of tractors in Bangladesh, the most powerful offerings in their respective categories. While the new FARMTRAC 6060 – Heritage series in 60HP segment is positioned in the high-end premium tractor category, the new POWERTRAC Diesel-Saver Plus 4455 Euro series is available in 55 HP range. It is placed in the mid-size, popular segment.
Escorts’ Q1 Sequential Profit up at Rs. 34.1 Crore
New Delhi, July 29, 2014: Escorts Limited today reported an increase in net profit from Rs 31.8 crore in the previous quarter to Rs 34.1 crore in the quarter ending June 30, 2014. The company recorded an increase of 14.7% in tractor volumes from 15,556 tractors in the previous quarter ended March 31, 2014 to 17,849 tractors in the first Quarter of fiscal 2014-2015.
Escorts FY12-14 Profit Up 81% AT Rs. 245 Crore
New Delhi, May 28, 2014 Escorts Limited today reported a 81.2% growth in profit to Rs. 244.9 crore for the 18 months ended March 2014 as compared to Rs. 135.2 crore in the 18 months ended March 2013. The total tractor volume sales went up by 8.9% at 1,00,833 in current period as compared to 92,543 in the 18 months ended March 2013. EBITDA was up by 117 bps from 4.9 % in the 18 months ended March 2013 to 6.1 % in current fiscal.
Escorts brings Farmtrac Heritage Series to South Africa
New Delhi, May 14, 2014: Escorts Limited, India’s leading tractor manufacturer, today announced the launch of its most effective Farmtrac Heritage range at South Africa’s biggest agriculture show, NAMPO 2014. The Heritage range, after receiving tremendous response in last year’s “Agritechnica” at Hanover (Europe), is now being introduced in South Africa.
Escorts' Q5 Profit up over 62% at Rs. 45.6 Crore
New Delhi, January 27, 2014: Escorts Limited today reported an increase in net profit of 62% from Rs 28.1 crore last year to Rs. 45.6 crore in the fifth quarter of its extended financial year. The company reported a 118% growth in profit to Rs. 213.1 crore for the 15-month ended 31st December 2013 as against Rs. 97.7 crore in the same period last year.
Escorts adds Glamour & Comfort to its new Farmtrac Executive Series
Chandigarh, December 17, 2013: Escorts Limited, India’s leading tractor manufacturer, today announced the launch of its new premium tractor series - The All-New FARMTRAC ‘Executive’ Series, country’s most stylish looking tractors. With best-in-class combination of impressive features, modern design, stunning looks, and world-class technologies – this new series is set to revolutionize the high end premium Indian tractor market.
Escorts revolutionizes the Popular Tractor Segment
Bhopal, December 5, 2013: POWERTRAC, a popular tractor brand from the stable of Escorts Limited, known for its excellent fuel economy, today announced the launch of its new ‘EURO SERIES’ – offering European comfort and stylish features for the new age Indian farmers. The new POWERTRAC DS – PLUS EURO SERIES offer increased comfort & pleasant environment for more work and more earning opportunity.
Farmtrac Ambitions Became Clear at Agritechnica
The ‘new kid on the block’ in European tractors - Farmtrac will use this year’s Agritechnica event to posi>on the brand as a reliable and financially astute alternative to the established badges.