How we do what we do
APAR Industries was started in 1958, in India. Over 60 years later, we have grown into a diversified billion dollar company, and expanded to over 125 countries as a highly trusted manufacturer and supplier of conductors, a wide variety of cables, speciality oils, polymers and lubricants. At APAR, we have been able to excel at what we do because of who we are: relentless innovators who are constantly pushing ourselves to discover, perfect and deliver tomorrow’s solutions today.
Everything we stand for
Our single-minded focus on innovation that solves real problems takes on several forms. Our focus on consistently optimising efficiency in our manufacturing facilities to ensure better costs for our clients. Our world-class manufacturing facilities (ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 accredited) and testing centres. Our emphasis on finding solutions that align with our core values of integrity, honesty and accountability to every stakeholder: our customers, our employees and our shareholders.
The bigger picture
APAR is gearing up to tackle the biggest challenges of the 21st century, including fair global business practices and sustainability. We believe that with an innovation-first mindset, solutions that make anything possible can be found.
Meet the people helping
APAR lead the innovation curve
Mr VK Bajaj, Chief Operations Officer,
Cables Division, Mumbai
“The person you are working with must accept you as a leader.
That means if you are providing solutions, if you are helping him, if he is moving forward, he feels obliged that he has been helped. Then, his acceptance of you as a leader is really great.”
A small conductors company was born in in 1958. By 2020, it transformed into a billion dollar conglomerate leading the innovation and sustainability curve globally in it’s core businesses.
In 1958, an independent India was in the process of electrification. In this process, a visionary saw a tremendous opportunity. Our founder, the late Shri Dharamsinh D. Desai founded APAR Industries (originally called Power Cables Pvt. Ltd) This small company began manufacturing power transmission conductors. We started with a capital of less than Rs. 1 lakh. His vision was APAR. Here’s how the business looks today.