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Producer Manufacturing

Bosch Ltd.

Company Background

Bosch is the listed unit German autoparts and power tool maker Robert Bosch. The German parent company owns a 70% stake in the Indian subsidiary. A manufacturer of automotive components and industrial machinery, it is the Indian flagship of the German parent, which has six subsidiaries in the country.

Robert Bosch has a long history in India, having opened a sales office in Calcutta (now Kolkata) in 1922. In 1953, just six years after India's independence, the German company began production in the country. In addition to autoparts and tools, the Bosch brand is widely known in India for consumer electronics and other products. In all, Robert Bosch units have more than 25,000 employees and annual sales of more than $2 billion in India.

The parent company has made India a hub of its technical development, taking advantage of the country's strength in information technology. Bangalore, where the Bosch has its headquarters and a huge research and development center, is the largest development hub for the global group, second only to Germany.

Business Summary

Bosch Ltd. engages in the manufacture and market of automotive and non-automotive products. It operates through the following segments: Automotive Products and Others. The Automotive Products segment provides diesel and gasoline fuel injection systems, car multimedia systems, auto electrical and accessories, starters and generators, energy and body systems services. The Other segment consists of industrial technology, consumer goods and building technology. The company was founded by Robert Bosch on November 12, 1951 and is headquartered in Bangalore, India.

Financial Highlights

Mar 2020 INRUSD
Revenue95,773M1,350.70M
Gross Profit20,679M291.63M
Operating income9,228M130.14M
Income before tax9,197M129.70M
Net income5,845M82.43M
EBITDA12,910M182.07M
Diluted EPS195.492.75
Dividends Per Share1051.48
Total Assets133,113M1,759.56M
Total liabilities40,506M535.43M
Total equity92,607M1,224.13M
Operating cash flow16,033M226.11M
Currency in INRCurrency in USD

Historical Data

 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 95,351M 102,403M 115,392M 119,391M 95,773M
Gross Profit 25,341M 28,792M 31,555M 27,881M 20,679M
Operating income 13,656M 13,675M 15,601M 16,942M 9,228M
Income before tax 20,824M 20,944M 20,406M 23,340M 9,197M
Net income 15,145M 14,432M 13,711M 15,937M 5,845M
EBITDA 17,451M 18,043M 20,087M 20,796M 12,910M
Diluted EPS 488 459 449 525.27 195.49
Dividends Per Share 85 165 100 105 105
Total Assets 124,247M 117,908M 139,187M 127,012M 133,113M
Total liabilities 28,979M 30,002M 39,461M 35,834M 40,506M
Total equity 93,448M 86,086M 99,726M 91,178M 92,607M
Operating cash flow 16,262M 17,797M 20,061M 8,792M 16,033M
 Mar 2016Mar 2017Mar 2018Mar 2019Mar 2020
Revenue 1,456.38M 1,527.10M 1,789.96M 1,706.98M 1,350.70M
Gross Profit 387.05M 429.36M 489.48M 398.62M 291.63M
Operating income 208.58M 203.93M 242.00M 242.22M 130.14M
Income before tax 318.06M 312.33M 316.53M 333.70M 129.70M
Net income 231.32M 215.21M 212.68M 227.85M 82.43M
EBITDA 266.54M 269.06M 311.59M 297.32M 182.07M
Diluted EPS 7.45 6.84 6.96 7.51 2.75
Dividends Per Share 1.29 2.46 1.55 1.50 1.48
Total Assets 1,876.20M 1,815.78M 2,134.05M 1,833.44M 1,759.56M
Total liabilities 437.60M 462.03M 605.02M 517.27M 535.43M
Total equity 1,411.12M 1,325.72M 1,529.03M 1,316.17M 1,224.13M
Operating cash flow 248.38M 265.40M 311.18M 125.70M 226.11M

Valuation Measures

Mar 2020
PER48.13
ROA4.49%
ROE6.36%
Operating margin9.63%
Profit margin6.10%

Key executives

  • Managing Director & Executive Director: Soumitra Bhattacharya
  • Chief Financial officer & Executive Director: S. C. Srinivasan
  • Chief Technology Officer & Executive Director: Jan-Oliver Röhrl
  • Secretary & Compliance Officer: Rajesh D. Parte
  • Executive Vice President-Sales: Sandeep Nelamangala

Shareholders

  • Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH (70.5%)
  • General Insurance Corp. of India (Invt Port) (3.2%)
  • Life Insurance Corp of India (3.2%)
  • The New India Assurance Co. Ltd. (Investment Portfolio) (2.6%)
  • United India Insurance Co. Ltd. (1.1%)
  • The Vanguard Group, Inc. (0.8%)
  • The Oriental Insurance Co. Ltd. (0.6%)
  • Aditya Birla Sun Life AMC Ltd. (0.6%)
  • First State Investments (Hong Kong) Ltd. (0.6%)
  • National Insurance Co. Ltd. (0.6%)

Contact Details

  • Website:http://www.bosch.in
  • Address: Hosur Road, Adugodi, Bangalore, 560030, India
  • Phone: +91.80.67521750

Related Companies

  • Bosch Superannuation Fund
  • Bosch Employees' Gratuity Fund
  • Bosch Indonesia
  • Robert Bosch Lanka Pvt Ltd.
  • MHB Filter India Pvt Ltd.
  • MICO Trading Pvt Ltd.

Competitors

  • Dorman Products, Inc.
Last Updated on 20 Oct, 2020

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