Slowing international development might act as a brake, however India’s rising share of worldwide manufacturing ought to present some buffer/insulation, says Chandrasekaran. | Picture: Reuters
Barring the pandemic and the worldwide monetary disaster, subsequent yr may mark the bottom international development because the flip of the millennium, Tata Sons Chairman N. Chandrasekaran mentioned in his annual letter to Tata Group staff.
“We might want to preserve an in depth eye on commodity costs particularly,” he warned.
“That mentioned, subsequent yr we’re more likely to see inflation step by step reasonable. India is properly positioned, and we are going to proceed to be the quickest rising main economic system supported by elevated consumption, shopper confidence and funding,” added Mr. Chandrasekaran.
He mentioned slowing international development might act as a drag, however India’s rising share of worldwide manufacturing ought to present some buffer/insulation.
He mentioned that whereas the Tata Group had skilled important milestones in the course of the yr, together with “welcoming Air India again into the group, the launch of Tata Neu and 5,000,000 Tata Motors vehicles bought inside a calendar yr, with Tata EVs accounting for 10 %” the worldwide surroundings had a number of danger components, together with the power disaster in Europe, the wrestle to include inflation to keep away from recession and ongoing geopolitical conflicts.
He mentioned that because the pandemic there have been good enhancements and stronger outcomes for corporations throughout the group.
“Our success got here from the relentless drive to guide, the exceptional dedication and expertise we nurture. Inside every of our segments, we proceed to make progress and lift the bar when it comes to efficiency, buyer satisfaction, high quality, sustainability or innovation,” he mentioned.
“As I’ve emphasised many occasions, India is properly positioned, and the Tata Group has great alternatives amid the worldwide shift to AI/ML, sustainability and diversified provide chains,” he added.