Articles by: Deven Lad

Slowing SCV segment

Slowing SCV segment

Story and Photo by Deven Lad The erstwhile bankable Small Commercial Vehicles segment witnesses a consumption-led slowdown in H1 FY 2019. Higher fuel costs, lower truck rentals, weak freight availability, disruptive tech and stiffer competition have made it harder for small truck operators to stay in business. Take the story of 47-year-old Dinesh Kamble. Operating in the small truck business[Read More…]

by January 7, 2020 Domestic, smart transport, SMART TRANSPORT
Apollo announces Vision 2020 for multi-national presence

Apollo announces Vision 2020 for multi-national presence

Story by: Deven Lad Announcing Vision 2020, which is about becoming a premier tyre company with a diversified and multi-national presence, Apollo Tyres has reported 18 per cent growth in FY2018-19 at Rs.17273 crores as against Rs.14674 crores in FY2017-18. Reporting a net profit of Rs.680 crores, the CV tyre major is pushing for integrated thinking as the key to[Read More…]

by October 24, 2019 Tyre Talk