• About Escorts Group

     

    The Escorts Group is among India's leading engineering conglomerates operating in the high growth sectors of Agri-machinery, construction & material handling equipment, railway equipment and auto components. The Agri Machinery Group of Escorts Ltd. commenced its manufacturing operations in 1964 and has since pioneered farm mechanization in India.

    Following the globally accepted best manufacturing practices with relentless focus on research and development, Over a million tractors and over thousands of construction and material handling equipment’s that have rolled out from the facilities of Escorts, complemented by a highly satisfied customer base, are testimony to the manufacturing excellence of Escorts.

    International Business

    We have our efficient tractors present in 70 countries all across the world, in the service of Farmers and helping the nations to become self-sufficient. Our brand of tractors are symbolic of reliability and trust and enjoy the confidence of the farming community for the last 60 years. we are the first Indian tractor company to have a manufacturing facility in Europe. Our European range in European homologated and qualify for stringent norms as per European standards.

    Supplied

     

    Our tractors are catering to the versatile needs of Africa, Asia, Europe, South East Asia and The America’s. We are proud to have the largest network in Africa amongst all other players. We are the market leaders amongst all Indian tractor manufacturers in West African countries of Ghana, Burkina Faso, Senegal, Benin and Togo. This year we had supplied 1000 tractors to Nigerian Government. We had successfully executed World’s largest single deal of Tractors in Tanzania for about 2000 tractors and 6000 implements, irrigation pumps, tillers etc.

    Government of Tanzania has applauded our sincere effort which has helped the country to effectively bring down food inflation.

    Our Journey

    • 1944-1960

      • 01
        1944
        1944 Founded in Lahore.
      • 02
        1949
        1949 Franchise of Massey Ferguson tractors.1949
      • 03
        1948
        1948 Franchise from the U.S. based Minneapolis Moline, for marketing tractors, implements, engines & other farm equipment
      • 04
        1954
        1954 1st industrial venture of Escorts to manufacture piston rings in collaboration with Goetze of Germany 1954
      • 05
        1958
        1958 Started importing Massey Ferguson tractors from Yogoslavia for marketing in India.
      • 06
        1959
        1959 Collaboration with Mahle of Germany to manufacture pistons 1959
    • 1961-1989

      • 01
        1944
        1944 Setting up Plant in collaboration with Ursus of Poland.

        Collaboration with CEKOP of Poland for Manufature of motorcycles and scooters.
      • 02
        1969
        1969 JV with Ford Motor Company, USA, to manufacture Ford Tractors in India1969
      • 03
        1974
        1974 Won global tender, 400 tractors were exported to Afghanistan.
      • 04
        1984
        1984 JV Escorts-Yamaha to manufacture motorcycles1984
      • 05
        1984
        1984 Agreement with Japanese Yamaha to manufacture motorcylces

        Collaboration with Jeumont Schneider of France to manufacture EPABX systems

        Collaboration with Dynapacof Sweden to manufacture vibratory road compactors.
      • 06
        1989
        1989 JV with Class of Germany to manufacture harvester combines.1989
    • 1997-2016

      • 01
        1997
        1997 JV with Cararro of Italy for transmission and axles.

        JV with First Pacific Company of Hong Kong-Escotel Mobile Communication
      • 02
        1999
        1999 MoU for Joint Venture with a Polish Company POL-MOT was signed for assembly, manfacturing and marketing of farm Machinery,
      • 03
        2009
        2009 Agreement with Chinese giant Zoomline in construction equipment.
      • 04
        2012
        2012 Launch Farmtrac-ferrari technogical tie with Ferrari Italy.
      • 05
        2014
        2014 Launch of heritage series
      • 06
        2016
        2016 Launch of Pro and Xpro series
    • 2017-2020

      • 01
        2017
        2017 Launch of NETS Series
      • 02
        2018
        2018 Launch of electric tractors & concept launch of autonomous tractor
      • 03
        2019
        2019 Concept launch of Hybrid tractor & Start of commercial selling for electric tractors
      • 04
        2020
        2020 – Launch of Compact range under POWERTRAC
        Launch of Stage V tractors under FARMTRAC NETS SERIES in Europe.