31/08/17

Würth hosts Indian Consul General Sugandh Rajaram in Künzelsau

Künzelsau. On Thursday, 31 August 2017, the Indian Consul General in Munich, Sugandh Rajaram, visited Adolf Würth GmbH & Co. KG, the parent company of the globally operating Würth Group. Robert Friedmann, Chairman of the Würth Group’s Central Managing Board, welcomed the guest from India.

After a guided tour of Museum Würth, Mr. Rajaram went on to visit the logistics center at the company’s headquarters. India is a member of the BRICS group of countries. The Würth Group employs about 1,400 employees in the emerging industrialized nation.

About the Würth Group

The Würth Group is the global market leader in its core business - the trade in fastening and assembly materials. It currently consists of more than 400 companies in over 80 countries with more than 73,000 employees on its payroll. Approximately 32,000 of them are salaried sales representatives. The Würth Group closed the first half of 2017 with total sales of EUR 6.4 billion.

In the Group's core business, the Würth Line, the sales program for the trades and industry comprises more than 125,000 products: from screws, screw accessories and anchors over tools to technical chemicals and personal protective equipment.

The Allied Companies of the Würth Group, which either operate in business areas related to its core business or in diversified business areas, round off the range by offering products for DIY stores, material for electrical installations, electronic components such as circuit boards, and financial services. They account for more than 40 percent of the Würth Group's sales volume.