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Mahindra and Mahindra Limited are an India-based automotive construction company headquartered in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. It was founded in 1945 as Muhammad & Mahindra and later renamed Mahindra and Mahindra. Mahindra is one of the largest automobile manufacturers in India and the largest manufacturer of tractors in the world. It is part of the Mahindra Group, an Indian congress. It was ranked 17th in the list of top companies in India by the Fortune India 500 in 2018. Its main competitors in the Indian market include Maruti Suzuki and Tata Motors.

Mahindra & Mahindra was founded as a metal trading company on October 2, 1945, in Ludhiana as Mahindra & Muhammed by its partners Kailash Chandra Mahindra and Jagdish Chandra Mahindra and Malik Ghulam Muhammad. [6] Anand Mahindra, the current chairman of the Mahindra Group is the grandson of Jagdish Chandra Mahindra. After India gained independence and Pakistan was established, Muhammad moved to Pakistan. Muhammad became a citizen of Pakistan and settled in Lahore, and in 1948 became Pakistan’s first finance minister.

Mahindra Truck

Mahindra Truck

Subsequently, the company changed its name to Mahindra & Mahindra in 1948. It finally saw a business opportunity to expand production and sales of large MUVs, with the start of an assembly under the Willys Jeep license in India. As soon as it was established as an Indian jeep manufacturer, the company started producing light vehicles (LCVs) and agricultural tractors.

Mahindra Defense

The company built and assembled military vehicles, starting in 1947 with the introduction of the Willys Jeep that was widely used in World War II. Its line of military vehicles includes Ax. It also maintains a joint venture with BAE Systems, Defense Land Systems India.

Mahindra Energy

Mahindra & Mahindra entered the energy sector in 2002, in response to India’s growing energy demand. Since then, more than 150,000 Mahindra Powerol engines and a set of Gallons of diesel have been installed in India. Inverters, batteries, and genets are produced at three centers in Pune, Chennai, and Delhi; and India’s 160 points provide ongoing support in the most important markets. Power is present in countries across Latin America, Africa, the Middle East, and Southeast Asia – and is expanding into the United Arab Emirates, Bangladesh and Nepal. Mahindra Powerol’s energy services consist primarily of energy leasing and telecom infrastructure management.

Mahindra Farm Equipment

Mahindra began producing Indian market tractors in the early 60s. It is the world’s largest tractor-driving company (in volume) with annual sales reaching more than 200,000 tractors. Since its inception, the company has sold more than 2.1 million tractors. The farm machinery division Mahindra & Mahindra (Mahindra Tractors) has over 1,000 employees who work almost exclusively. 1.45 million customers.  Mahindra Automotive and Farm Equipment Sectors (AFS), is one of the main contributors to the Mahindra Group’s revenue collection and includes 27 businesses, 18 subsidized companies, and 9 companies. The Department of Agricultural Resources also provides for fertilizers, fertilizers, seeds through various agricultural and related businesses.