Best-cost solutions for electric parts: Purchasing from a one-stop shop at HORA eTec

HORA eTec is an ideal single source for machined electrotechnical components for anyone on the search for a best-cost solution. Our Indian manufacturing partner allows us as a system supplier to deliver goods cost-effectively. All the parts we supply are priced according to the current daily rates at the London Metal Exchange (LME), which are shown on our semi-finished goods page. HORA eTec offers parts at an attractive cost-benefit ratio calculated according to the current spot rates on the London Metal Exchange. This of course comes with no compromise on quality. We make use of manufacturing outside Europe for highly material-intensive parts with low depth of added value.

This allows HORA eTec to provide an ideal solution for global purchasing – firstly, the option to purchase machined parts from German manufacturing, and secondly, to purchase parts made to drawing from our Indian manufacturing partners. This has also often allowed us to fulfil specified purchasing quotas for the Far East. The Asian market is still impenetrable in places, but our partner solutions with Indian parts manufacturer Shiv-Om Brass Industries gives us a transparent solution.

Best-cost solutions for brass parts from India

Shiv-Om Brass has two hundred employees at its headquarters in Jamnagar, Gujarat, producing brass electrical components (mainly MS58) at its own manufacturing facilities. Our Indian partner has forty-eight production machines providing versatile machining options for a variety of product applications. The company has been certified by the German TÜV technical watchdog according to the ISO 9001 standard. Rapid response times and a European approach distinguish Shiv-Om Brass,
and we are in a partnership of equals.

We at HORA eTec share our expertise with our Indian partners to maintain our proven quality levels. Our two companies regularly exchange information on commercial and technical details, and the quality assurance department of HORA eTec reviews processes on site. In return, Shiv-Om Brass manufactures exclusively for us for the whole European market, ensuring market exclusivity for our customers.

Best-cost solutions in harmony with high social standards

The partnership between HORA eTec and Shiv-Om Brass produces to high standards for anyone interested in sustainable processes as well as best-cost solutions in the global purchasing field. We ensure this, for example, with high European-level safety standards including regular health checks and safety training. Shiv-Om Brass sets itself apart from other Asian suppliers by applying these standards with the machining technology at its disposal.

Shiv om Brass at a glance

Founded: 1992
Turnover (2017): € 7,5 Mio.
Employees: 240
Export rate: more than 60 %
Headquarters: Jamnagar, India
Production area: 13.935
Certificate: TÜV ISO 9001:2008

7 reasons for purchasing via HORA eTec

  1. Best-cost solution for parts that it is not economically viable to manufacture in Europe
  2. Cost-optimized article variants from Indian production using HORA eTec know-how
  3. Material procurement from a single source
  4. Monitoring of Indian production processes by HORA eTec QA team
  5. Production reliability through HORA production facilities and safety stocks
  6. Reduced lead times through optimized warehouse logistics at HORA
  7. Spot delivery possible for urgent requirements