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Our value-adding innovations are “Invented for life” – and they’re unrivalled in quality, performance and reliability for people and the environment. Our mission is to improve the quality of life with Bosch products. State-of-the-art technology and sustainable growth are our cornerstones. At the same time, we fully embrace our social and ecological responsibility. That’s how we make sure we deliver what people need, now and in the future.
The Bosch Group is a leading global supplier of technology and services, active in the fields of automotive technology, energy and building technology, industrial technology, and consumer goods. According to preliminary figures, more than 306,000 associates generated sales of 52.3 billion euros in 2012.
The Bosch Group comprises Robert Bosch GmbH and its more than 350 subsidiaries and regional companies in some 60 countries. If its sales and service partners are included, then Bosch is represented in roughly 150 countries. This worldwide development, manufacturing, and sales network is the foundation for further growth. Because Bosch is a privately held company, we can act with financial independence, plan for the long term and invest in the future. Just one example of how we do that is the fact that in 2012, Bosch spent some 4.5 billion euros for research and development and applied for over 4,700 patents worldwide.
In India, Bosch is a leading supplier of technology and services in the areas of automotive and industrial technology, consumer goods and building technology. Additionally, Bosch also has in India, the largest development centre, outside Germany, for end to end engineering and technology solutions.
The Bosch Group operates in India through six companies, viz, Bosch Limited, Bosch Chassis Systems India Limited, Bosch Rexroth India Limited, Robert Bosch Engineering and Business Solutions Limited, Bosch Automotive Electronics India Pvt Ltd, Bosch Electrical Drives India Pvt Ltd. In India, Bosch set up its manufacturing operation in 1953, which has grown over the years to include 13 manufacturing sites and 7 development and application centers. The Bosch Group in India employs over 26,000 associates. In India, it generated consolidated revenue of over Rs 12,900 crores in 2012.
Bosch Limited is the flagship company of the Bosch Group in India. It earned revenue of over Rs. 8,500 crores in 2012.
As the world’s largest independent parts supplier to the automotive industry, we significantly contribute toward making driving ever safer, cleaner, and more economical.
The Industrial Technology business sector incorporates the divisions Drive and Control Technology and Packaging Technology.
This business sector provides a wide spectrum of products and solutions in the areas of Power Tools and Household Appliances.