Japanese companies keen to set up medical electronics facilities in India

Wednesday, October 16, 2013: Taking a step ahead the relation that India and Japan share, some of the Japanese companies have expressed their interest in setting up of facilities for medical electronics. The Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan (METI) convened the ‘India – Japan business seminar on Medical Devices and Service’ on 11 [...]


US-India join hands to promote ICT and manufacturing

Wednesday, October 16, 2013: The recent US visit of Indian Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh has proved particularly fruitful for the Indian ICT and manufacturing industries. The two countries have vouched to promote these industries with joint endeavours. During the third bilateral summit between India and US, held on 27 September, the two leaders reflected [...]


Indian lighting source market to grow at 28 per cent CAGR till 2018

Tuesday, October 15, 2013: The expanding construction, automotive and infrastructure industries in India are said to be contributing to the growth of the lighting source market. And the recently released TechSci Research report titled ‘India Lighting Source Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2018’, the lighting source market in India is expected to grow at the CAGR [...]

DeitY Identifies 10 Growth Areas for ESDM Sector; IESA Preparing Study Report

Thursday, September 05, 2013: As part of its continuing efforts to boost the domestic electronics manufacturing, Indian government has identified 10 areas, which can contribute to the growth of electronics industry majorly. Informing about this development, Dr Ajay Kumar, joint secretary, Department of Electronics And Information Technology (DeitY) said, “DeitY has identified 10 areas, which [...]

ELCINA Newsletter, 2nd Fortnight, August 2013

Highlights “Electronics Commission“ proposal unlikely to set nod Government plans to invest in electronics manufacturers through VCs Flexible Electronics at IIT Kanpur DeitY reviews implementation of Compulsory Registration Scheme Read Full Newsletter

ELCINA Newsletter, 1st Fortnight, August 2013

Highlights More ESDM products to get Focus Product Scheme Benefits Timeline fixed for TEC Recommendations Aakash 4 to be available by January 2014: Sibal India’s manufacturing remains sluggish as new orders fall Read Full Newsletter

Karnataka To Build Five Electronics Clusters To Attract Investment in ESDM Sector

Tuesday, August 27, 2013: The state government of Karnataka plans to build five electronics clusters in the state to attract investments, boost production and generate employment. “We will build two greenfield electronics clusters at Devanahalli (near the Bangalore airport) and Narsapur (in Kolar district, about 100 km from here) and develop the three electronic systems [...]


Huge Potential for Rooftop Solar PV Systems Market In India

With the power crisis in India set to worsen in the near future, the potential for rooftop PV systems is huge. However, given the high upfront cost of these systems, the delays in subsidy disbursal and cheap imports, growth may not be smooth for the solar system providers Wednesday, August 28, 2013: State electricity utilities [...]


Long Awaited Electronics-Specific Venture Capital Funds For Manufacturing Likely To Get Rolling Soon

The government has hinted that the entry of Venture Capital firms into electronics manufacturing projects is finally on the anvil with DeitY already into advanced talks with some of the players who could invest in one of the government’s projects starting next month. While it is undoubtedly a welcome sign to boost local manufacturing for [...]


Taiwanese Electronic Manufacturing Company Set to Invest Rs 500 Million in India

Thursday, August 22, 2013: With the current happenings in the Indian electronics industry and a boost from the government side, international electronics manufacturers are showing interest for investing in the country. Taiwan-based power backup provider, CyberPower Systems Inc has revealed its plans to invest Rs 500 million in the country. The company aims to sell [...]