Falken Tyre India resumes operations at Gurgaon

by Autocar Pro News Desk , 24 May 2020

Japanese tyre manufacturer Falken Tyre India has resumed its head office operations in Gurgaon, after the release of Lockdown 4.0 guidelines. The company says it is one of the first few foreign tyre manufacturers to have been granted the official approval to resume its operations on May 19.

In line with the government’s initiatives and directions, Falken Tyre India has adequately prepared its employees through various health awareness, safety and hygiene practices and campaigns while ensuring its working environment is safe to operate with minimum essential staff strength, while encouraging the rest of the staff to continue working from home.

Commenting on the resumption of its head office operations,  Satoru Ushida, Managing Director of Falken Tyre India Pvt. Ltd. said, “We have been very vigilant in monitoring the governmental guidelines and our emphasis is on the safety of our employees while delivering the service which Falken promises to its customers and business partners. The early resumption of our office will bring about greater confidence in our customers and in our business partners that we, at Falken Tyre India are together with them and together we will overcome COVID-19 as one.”

Falken Tyre India is a joint venture of Sumitomo Rubber Asia (Tyre), a subsidiary of Sumitomo Rubber Industries, the world's fifth largest tyremaker, and Stamford Tyres Corporation, one of the world’s largest tyre distributors in Singapore