The Schmersal Group, a specialist in machine safety, is further expanding its business in Asia and has founded a new subsidiary, the Schmersal Thailand Co. Ltd., based in Bangkok.
“For Schmersal, the Thai market and the entire region of Southeast Asia offers great potential,” explains Prasad Kulkarni, Managing Director of Schmersal Thailand Co. Ltd. The countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) are one of the fastest growing economies in the world.
The Bangkok office will support Schmersal’s sales partners in the ASEAN region and supply the markets in Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, the Philippines and South Korea with machine safety products and innovative system solutions. In addition, certified functional safety engineers from tec.nicum are also working on the new site. tec.nicum is a business division of Schmersal, which offers a comprehensive range of safety services.
The customers of Schmersal Thailand Co. Ltd. include companies from the food and beverage industry, pharmacy, personal care industry, robotics and automation technology, steel and automotive industry.
“With the new company in Thailand, we will meet even better the strong growth and we are now able to respond even more flexibly to the rapidly developing Southeast Asian markets,” says Prasad Kulkarni. “Our customers benefit from shorter delivery times and better service.”
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