India’s youngest and the third largest tractor brand, International Tractors Limited (ITL), makers of Sonalika tractors, has emerged as the number one tractor manufacturing company in more than 51 HP segment category for the month of June. The segment is dominated by progressive farmers who always opt for technologically advanced tractors across the country. As per the data released by Tractor Manufacturer Association (TMA), a body of Indian tractor manufacturing companies, Sonalika ITL dominated 33 percent of total segment sales and was ahead of its major competitors like Mahindra & Mahindra, John Deere, and New Holland.
Highlighting about the growth, Raman Mittal, Executive Director, Sonalika ITL said: “Sonalika ITL is today a trusted brand among farmers across markets, in both India and abroad. The company has always focused on offering latest technology for customised-solutions to all types of farming needs. This added to the increased demand, which we attribute to a healthy monsoon, farm loan waivers, and increasing demand for heavy duty mechanisation in enhancing farm productivity.”
Placing India on the world map, Sonalika ITL is marketing its products in over 80 countries, including 25 European countries with product range from 20HP to 120HP, which are manufactured in India. Sonalika ITL has established, one of the world’s largest integrated tractor manufacturing plant equipped with world-class technologies at Hoshiarpur, Punjab. The new plant will provide a complete agricultural solution to cater to the needs of the global and domestic markets, matching international standards in quality.