Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA), the apex body representing India’s auto component manufacturing industry organised a group participation of its members at Automechanika Dubai 2021. Being one of the largest dedicated automotive aftermarket trade fairs, happening in the backdrop of market recovery from the pandemic, the 18th edition of Automechanika Dubai had participants from over 57 countries, including 15 national pavilions. The Indian Pavilion had 40 exhibitors of which 20 were ACMA member companies and an equal number from Engineering Export Promotion Council of India (EEPC). The Indian exhibitors showcased their latest and best aftermarket products, technologies and capabilities.
Commenting on ACMA’s participation at the Automechanika Dubai, Vinnie Mehta, Director General, ACMA said, “We are thrilled to be a part of one of the most significant automotive trade shows in United Arab Emirates. According to a recent Frost & Sullivan study, the cumulative retail revenue of parts in the GCC was estimated at $5.26 billion in 2020 and $5.47 billion in 2021. This is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.8% to $6.84 billion in 2025. This depicts a huge upside opportunity for the Indian aftermarket component manufacturers to export to the Middle East.” Some of the key exhibitors from ACMA at Automechanika Dubai 2021 included Anand Exports, Esteem Auto, JK Fenner, Lumax Auto Technologies, Spark Minda, Sona Mandhira, Vinko Auto Industries, Jalex Tuboflex, Varroc Engineering and Steelbird International among others.