Shin-Etsu Polymer Co., Ltd (Head office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, President : Yoshiaki Ono, Capital: 11.6 billion yen, First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange: 7970) announces that Shin-Etsu Polymer India Pvt. Ltd. (Hereinafter “SD”, Head office: Republic of India, President and Representative Director: Osamu Kowada, Capital: 620 million rupees (approximately one billion yen)), its wholly owned subsidiary, has opened a branch in the suburbs of Delhi and will commence operation on February 1, 2017.
SD, a company established in October 2007 as a production base for silicon-based materials in Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India, manufactures and sells automotive parts for Europe as well as India.
With automobile-related businesses expanding in India, SD has established a sales facility in Gurugram (previously known as Gurgaon), in the suburbs of Delhi, in anticipation that it will be able to receive more business inquiries and orders. By doing so, It will strengthen its efforts to build a more customer-centric business structure that accommodates inquiries speedily, while at the same time developing more customers.