Maxxis is a wholly owned subsidiary of Cheng Shin Rubber Ind. Co. Ltd., the largest two-wheeler tyre manufacturer and the ninth largest tyre company in the world. The sub-company of Maxxis Group, Maxxis India (Maxxis Rubber India Private Limited) started its own arm of business in India in 2015 and has built its first manufacturing facility in Sanand, Gujarat.
Initiated with an investment of over 400-million-US-dollar, the facility is spread across a massive 106 acres and has a capacity to produce around 20,000 tyres and 40,000 tubes per day. Maxxis currently serves as an OEM tyre supplier to Honda (Two-wheelers), Maruti Suzuki, Mahindra, Tata and Jeep in India. Maxxis India has been selected as the original equipment tyre supplier to India’s number one selling model, Honda Activa since 2015.
The integrated manufacturing plant offers all facilities from Mixing to Tyre Building and Curing, all under one roof. The production from the first phase of the facility began in August, 2017 and the plant currently employs a workforce of 600 people.
Maxxis was founded in 1967 as a bicycle tyre manufacturer in Taiwan. Today, the group has presence in 6 continents with 21 manufacturing plants and 5 R&D Centres worldwide. Maxxis’ global product portfolio includes tyres for passenger cars, two-wheelers, light trucks, trucks, buses, ATV’s and agricultural & industrial vehicles.
Globally, Maxxis employees a workforce of 31000 employees with operations in Taiwan, China, Thailand, Vietnam, USA, Canada, Great Britain, Germany, Holland, Japan, Dubai, India and Indonesia.
With a rich global experience of over fifty years in Tyre manufacturing, the company has created new technologies to develop its diversified tyre products for customers across 180 countries. Maxxis’s high standards for quality, efficiency and innovation have been acknowledged with numerous honours and awards. The company utilises the most advanced manufacturing equipment and engineering facilities in the industry and the products are thoroughly tested at the world’s leading tyre test centres as well as by national and world-class champions for quality and performance.