SAFE Annual Convention 2019 held

Society for Automotive Fitness & Environment (SAFE), a SIAM initiative, in association with Ministry of Road Transport & Highways and Transport Department, Jharkhand, organised the 20th edition of SAFE Annual Convention in Ranchi, Jharkhand on June 11. The theme was “Make Roads Safer: 50 by 2030”, which implies reducing 50 percent fatality rate by 2030, with […]

SIAM wants pragmatic EV targets in India

Electric Mobility ambition of India needs to be tempered with a practical approach and what is possible without needlessly disrupting the automotive industry, said Rajan Wadhera, President, Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM). “Today, the automotive industry is facing multiple challenges of leapfrogging to BS-VI emission norms, complying with many new safety norms etc., in […]

Rakesh Sharma elected as Vice President of IMMA

International Motorcycle Manufacturers Association (IMMA), based out of Geneva, has elected Rakesh Sharma, Executive Director, Bajaj Auto as its Vice President, representing the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) during its Annual General Assembly held on May 8, 2019, at Yogyakarta, Indonesia. IMMA has a membership of Powered Two and Three Wheeler (PTWs) manufacturers association […]

Vehicle production in India grew over 6% in FY19: SIAM

The automobile industry in India has produced 30,915,420 vehicles including passenger vehicles, commercial vehicles, three wheelers, two-wheelers and quadricycle in 2018-19 financial year as against 29,094,447 in April-March 2018, registering a growth of 6.26 percent over the same period last year, the latest data from Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) said. The sale of […]

SIAM’s Indo-Bangla Auto Show concludes in Dhaka

The second edition of the Indo-Bangla Automotive Show, a four-day event, organized by Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) in association with Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA) has concluded in Dhaka, Bangladesh onMarch 4, 2019. The event saw the participation of Industry leaders from both the countries and was also very well received […]

SIAM welcomes FAME II scheme

The Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) has welcomed the announcement of the FAME II Scheme, approved by the Cabinet Committee in India, on February 28, 2019. This will provide a big fillip to our joint efforts to introduce higher levels of Electric Mobility in the country said Rajan Wadhera, President, SIAM. For more than […]

SIAM styling and design conclave

Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) has conducted 13th edition of Styling and Design Conclave and 11th Automotive Design challenge at Hotel Marriott, Jaipur. The event with the theme ‘Shaping Tomorrow’s Mobility Business’ showcased the future of automobile styling in India. SIAM also provided a platform through a competition, Automotive Design Challenge as part of […]

Digital Roadmap for India’s Auto Industry released

Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA) along with the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) have released the findings of the study ‘Digital Transformation Roadmap for India’s Automotive Industry’, by A.T. Kearney a leading global management consulting firm. The study focuses on developing a transformational roadmap to adopt digital technologies in the automotive industry […]