By Shreya → Tuesday, 7 March 2017
Truck is mainly used for the transportation of cargo.they are great in size,power and configuration.Modern trucks have power engine while small to medium have gasoline engines.Trucks in India are the major commercial vehicles pertaining to transportation of goods. Trucks in India fall under the heavy vehicle segment and are considered the lifeline of all the major trade and commerce activities. Trucks are generally used for the purpose of transporting materials and goods in huge volumes. Trucks in India are considered very important for the growth and smooth flow of commercial activities. Trucks in India are divided into categories on the basis of their usage.
Following are the types of truck in size:
1)Ultra light Trucks
2)Very light Trucks
3)Meduim trucks
4)Huge trucks
5)Off-road trucks
The major manufacturers of truck are as follows:
  • 1) Tata Motors
  • 2)   Ashok Leyland
  • 3)    Swaraj Mazda
  • 4)   Eicher
  • 5)   Hindustan Motors
  • 6)   Mahindra & Mahindra
  • 7)   Volvo

1) Ashok Leyland:
  • Ashok Leyland Multi Axle Trucks are the Long Haul Trucks which are best to use for various applications like Market load, construction, bulkers, minerals, tankers, Stone , marble , refuellers, Parcel & logistics, auto carriers etc. It can also be used for Sand, Bluemetal,Market load ,Container, Drill rigs , Boompumps too.It is the 2nd largest commercial vehicle manufacturer in India with 4th largest manufacturer of buses in the world and 16th largest manufacturer of trucks globally. Ashok Leyland also makes spare parts and engines for industrial and marine applications. It sells about 60,000 vehicles and about 7,000 engines annually. It is the second largest commercial vehicle company in India in the medium and heavy commercial vehicle .

  • Volvo

  • Volvo Trucks started its operation in India in year 1998. Over last 18 years, through their high-technology innovative products and services solutions, they have  driven progress in Indian market. Volvo Trucks in India is known for providing premium transport solutions to our customers with technologically advanced trucks supported by our highly competent and committed team of professionals. 
  • Volvo Trucks decided to be a separate company and was instead incorporated into Volvo Group Trucks, with Volvo’s other truck brands, Renault TrucksMack Trucks and UD Trucks.

  • Mahindra & Mahindra:

  • Mahindra & Mahindra, branded on its products usually as 'Mahindra' produces SUVssaloon cars, pickups, commercial vehicles, and two wheeled motorcycles and tractors. It owns assembly plants in India.
  • In addition to tractors, Mahindra sells other farm equipment. It has expanded its product-line to include farm-support services via Mahindra AppliTrac (farm mechanisation products), Mahindra ShubhLabh (seeds, crop protection, and market linkages and distribution), and the Samriddhi Initiative (farm counselling and information services).

  •  Tata Motors:

It has  the largest manufacturers of India.Tata also acquired many truck manufacturing companies of the overseas, including Daewoo, the South Korean truck manufacturing company, which after acquisition makes trucks with the joint name of Tata-Daewoo. The assembly plants are located in Jamshedpur, Pantnagar, Lucknow, Sanand, Dharwad and Pune. Along with that Argentina, South Africa, Britain, and Spain also have Tata’s assembly plants for overseas needs of the company. Arguably, the company has the monopoly in the Indian truck manufacturing business. Being the oldest player the game and continuously making improvements in the products and services,it has achieved a lot of success.
  • It has many divisions like Tata Motors car,Tata Daewoo,Tata Hispano,Jaguar etc.

It has a lot of  manufactures of commercial vehicles and also has a large variety of products in its account.

Hindustan Motors:
This company has two plants one is in West Bengal and the other is in Pithampur, Madhya Pradhesh.It is the one and only integrated mobile plan in India.It has many integrated facilities like machine shops,types of engine etc.
The trucks  that have the capacity of 2 tonnes to 150 tonnes are available in the market for different purposes, and all are produced by the above companies.
  • Apart from this , there are good  freight services ( both offline and online booking available )  which helps in the delivery of goods across various destinations . With growing digital world  now you can book these services online using various websites like GoodsOnMove which provide you a simple and easy booking service and saves your time , money and hassle!!
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It is a logistic firm focusing on truck booking with the transportation of freight all over India. We provide our clients a bidding platform which focuses on individual consignments and consignees.