Apollo Tyres Ltd, with its corporate headquarters in Gurgaon, India, is in the business of manufacture and sale of tyres since its inception in 1972. Over the years, the company has grown manifold, establishing its footprint across the globe.
The company has manufacturing units in India and The Netherlands. It is also setting up a new manufacturing facility in Hungary, with a planned investment of €475 million. The company markets its products under its two global brands - Apollo and Vredestein, and its products are available in over 100 countries through a vast network of branded, exclusive and multi-product outlets.
At the end of its financial year on March 31, 2015, Apollo Tyres had clocked a turnover of US$ 2.08 billion, backed by a global workforce of approximately 16000 employees.
Apollo Tyres Ltd is traded in India on the Bombay Stock Exchange and National Stock Exchange, with 56% of shares held by the public, government entities, banks and financial institutions as on March 31, 2015.