PUNE, 25 October 2016: The Board of Directors of SKF India Limited, India’s leading technology and solutions provider of bearings, seals, lubrication systems, mechatronics and services, today approved the unaudited Financial Results for the second quarter and half year ended September 30, 2016.

Financial Highlights

Net Sales for the second quarter ended September 2016 amounted to INR 7050 million registering a growth of 10.3% compared to the corresponding quarter of the previous year and 1.4% as compared to the immediately preceding quarter

The Profit after tax for the second quarter ended September 2016 amounted to INR 602.6 million registering a growth of 20% over the corresponding quarter of the previous year

Commenting on the occasion, Mr. Shishir Joshipura, Managing Director and Country Head, SKF India said“The continued conducive development in economic environment coupled with a few challenges kept the momentum on an even keel. We continued our focus on delivering higher value solutions to our customers, collaborating with them, to drive our performance. Positive monsoon and expected GST roll out are likely to create momentum in near to mid-term.”