Huf India: Cardinal Manufacturer & Supplier of Mechatronic Products for Vehicle Access & Exterior

Sunil Kumar Garg, MD, Alok Rai,  Manufacturing Head & Shyam Agarwal,Strategic MarketingAttributes like thriving end-user market, enhanced customers and enormous liquidity, stand as the cornerstones for the inflated growth of Indian automotive components industry in the last few years and also the projection of a turnover of $100 billion by 2020. Poised in this industry since 2007 in Pune, Huf India Private Limited demarcates as a specialized firm that Designs, Manufactures and supplies locksets, steering column locks, Ignition Switches, Outside and Inside Door Handles to a gamut of prestigious OEMs like VW, Ford, JLR, Renault Nissan, FCA, M&M, TATA, Daimler, Ashok Leyland and many others. “Not just supplying these vehicle access security and exterior solutions, but we at Huf India extend our arm in providing the customers with complete system for their new vehicles along with the inclusion of legal compliances and weight targets,” articulates Sunil Kumar Garg, MD, Huf India.

Legacy of Parent Company
Huf India in fact is born from the
global firm – Huf Group in Germany, which harbours 100+ years of rich experience in manufacturing (19 sites worldwide) and supplying Car Access Security and Immobilization (CASIM) products to the world’s pioneering automotive companies. Enkindled by Huf Group’s relentless fruitions in the automotive components industry, Huf India leaves ((under the leadership of Sunil, Alok Rai (Manufacturing Head) & Shyam Agarwal (Strategic Marketing)) no stone unturned in giving its customers the best-in-class products by investing volumes in automation and new technologies. In addition, it also continuously expanding the production capacity and automation for numerous operations by upgrading paint and moulding shop, apropos to the next five years.

"Huf India manufactures and supplies a bulk of mechatronic products for opening, closing and starting of vehicles, as well as for the exteriors"

Superior Mechatronic Products
With the state-of-the-art boot, glove box and internal manufacturing setup (entailing ATP) emphasizing on automation for high productivity and less quality issues, Huf India manufactures and supplies a bulk of mechatronic products for opening, closing and starting of vehicles, as well as for the exteriors. These products are in turn networked among themselves and coalesced into systems that are further integrated as subsystems in the vehicle architecture. Under the locksets, the firm primarily develops mechanical keys and locking cylinders for the driver’s door,
boot, glove box and internal compartments and also mechanical steering column locks available both with and without ignition switch. On the other hand, Huf India produces door handles in body colour, black grained plastics, daubed with chrome attributes focusing not only on safety and comfort, but also look and feel too. Furthermore, these door handles encompass the Passive Entry System built on the grounds of electronics and also light concepts developed especially for premium car manufacturers.

What adds more repute to Huf India’s fleet of products is its strict compliances with ISO 14001:2004 standards of environment sustainability, ISO/IEC 27001:2013 standards specifying the requirements for an InfoSec management system, ISO/TS 16949:2009 standards defining the quality management systems and also RoHS. Moreover, the experts at Huf Group scrupulously ascertain the validations against these regulations on all the products prior to the start of supplies to OEMs. Distinctly, the firm’s production system contributes not just to the enhancement of production process, but also to the reinforcement of skill level of employees. No wonder Huf India has relished a turnover of more than 600 percent in the last five years, especially Rs.240 crore last year, and envisions to procure good growth in the next five years too because of the pre-confirmed orders from its customers.