Shri AK Gupta, IAS, Secretary (Defence Production) inaugurated the Marketing Office of Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL) at New Delhi today.
The new Marketing Office, which has come up at Okhla Phase - 1, would provide an impetus to the business expansion plans of the Company and tap the Company’s potential to export its products in the International Market.
BDL, a ‘Mini-Ratna’ Defence PSU, has achieved a record turnover of Rs 4,872 Crore in 2016 -17 and a Compound Annual Growth Rate of 39.89 % over the last three years. Secretary (Defence Production) congratulated BDL for being the forerunner amongst the DPSUs in outsourcing and manpower utilisation. He highlighted that opening of Marketing Office at New Delhi is in the right direction in right time. He also advised DPSUs to be proactive and be strong practitioners of “Make in India” initiative with technology ownership through Indigenously Designed Developed and Manufactured (IDDM) category.