According to H.J.S Pasricha, Head CMD and Scientist F, Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS), ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’ will be beneficial for the automobile industry. Atmanirbhar Bharat give key focus on automobile aftermarket and it will boost the automobile industry in the future.
“Now, automotive aftermarket needs to be one of the key areas of focus. A well graded plan aimed towards curbing counterfeits and substandard products through proper certification and enforcement could very well be the way towards vibrant aftermarket. We look forward to have an active collaboration with government, BIS (Implementing Agency), ACMA, AIAWA, e-commerce entrants, aggregators etc. to create a quality conscious market. At the same time, we need to ensure affordable mobility experience to masses,” he said.
Pasricha was speaking at a webinar organised by Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) addressing the contemporary aspects related to the aftermarket parts business.