Situated at Faridabad, Haryana, Yamaha Motor India Private Limited is a
100% owned subsidiary of Yamaha Motors Company Limited of Japan. Total
employee strength of the company is more than 3000 people.
The company has opened "Yamaha
One"- a branded dealership at Delhi and plans to open more in the
future. Along with this, Japan has also set up another subsidiary-Yamaha
Motors India Sales Pvt. Ltd.(YMIS) that deals with the sales and after
sales services for Yamaha brand of bikes. It is located at Surajpur,
outside Delhi with an employee strength of 120.
Yamaha's association with India began in 1985 for the first time when
it provided technical assistance to the Escorts Group in manufacturing
of motorcycles. On July 1, 1955, Yamaha Motors was founded as a
motorcycle manufacturer which build products that stand out for their
quality wherever they are sold. In the year 1960, the company began
manufacturing powerboats and outboard motors. In June 2000, the equity
holdings were revised and company acquired 74% of the share.
The company has its manufacturing unit in Faridabad and Surajpur, which
supports the production of motorcycles for domestic as well as overseas
market. Considering environment sensitive issues, Yamaha Motors also
goes into the concept of environment friendly technology that brags of
effluent treatment plant, rain water - harvesting mechanism and a
motivated forestation drive. The company believe in taking care of not
only customers motoring needs but also the needs of future generations.