Ashok Leyland and John Deere have decided to commence the commercial production of its contraction equipment business by January 2011. The 50:50 joint venture had earlier decided to begin rolling out products like make backhoe loaders, front loaders, four-wheel loaders, skid steers by early 2010. However, its range of products will subsequently be expanded to include a full line of construction equipment.
Contact: Ashok Leyland Tel: 044-2220 6000. Fax: 044-2220 6001. Website: www.ashokleyland.com