“The plant will manufacture desktops and workstations to enable HP meet current and future customer needs, while driving greater operational efficiency”, the company said in a statement.
The HP plant in Tamil Nadu will be huge and also will have the capabilities to manufacture more devices on demand.
“With the inauguration of this new facility, we aim to strengthen our commitment to India and support the growth of the local manufacturing ecosystem,” said Ketan Patel, Managing Director, HP India Market.
This plant’s location is very feasible as it is nearby to the parts facility in Bengaluru, providing HP with faster working and delivery of parts amongst the plants for better and faster manufaturing.
“We are delighted to partner with HP to manufacture desktops and workstations in India and are committed to helping HP meet the current and future needs of its customers,” said Richard Hopkins, Senior Vice President, India Operations at Flex.
According to industry sources, HP India is close to $2 billion annual revenue from the products and services sold in India.