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Mitsubishi Electric Sets up New FA Center in India

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n an effort to expand its factory automation (FA) business in India, Mitsubishi Electric Corporation has been expanding its FA centers in the area. In February, the company established Coimbatore FA Center, its sixth FA center in India, in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu State, and commenced its operations.

To date, the company has established a total of 14 support bases in India, including in Delhi (Gurgaon), Mumbai, Pune, Bangalore, Chennai, and Coimbatore bases, and five FA centers in Delhi (Gurgaon), Pune, Bangalore, Chennai, and Ahmadabad.

India Coimbatore FA Center office of Mitsubishi Electric

India Coimbatore FA Center office of Mitsubishi Electric

FA Center in Coimbatore
Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu State, where Coimbatore FA Center, the company’s sixth FA center in India, is located, is one of major industrial cities in India where spinning, automotive parts, and information technology (IT)-related companies concentrate. In Coimbatore, the demand for FA products and a wide range of FA products-related services is expected to expand.

Until now, servicing of the company’s FA products in India has been handled by Pune FA Center, which was established in Jan. 2012, and by other offices throughout India. With the establishment of India Coimbatore FA Center, Mitsubishi Electric aims to provide training, technical consultation and system proposals on FA products in southern India, in addition to speedy services, to meet the rising expectations of local customers.

Coimbatore FA Center was established in the Coimbatore branch of Mitsubishi Electric India Pvt. Ltd. It has seven employees who provide engineering, technical consultation, system proposals, training and repair services for Mitsubishi Electric’s FA products. The main target FA products include sequencers, inverters, servo motors, graphic operation terminals, robots, and computerized numerical controllers.

Worldwide FA Centers
Besides India, Mitsubishi Electric has also been ramping up services for FA products in emerging regions around the world. For example, in Mexico, it has three FA centers in Mexico City, Queretaro, and Monterrey, and two centers in Sao Paulo in Brazil.

Mitsubishi Electric has set up FA centers around the world, encompassing China, Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam, Malaysia, Turkey, Mexico, United States, and Brazil, to support Japanese manufacturers’ in their expansion efforts overseas.