The company is now planning to set up
sales and services base across several regions in India
|Revenue 84.17 Crore
|MD: Mr Rakesh Batra
life sciences’ equipments
|Start-up Year: 1962
|Address: 223, Okhla Industrial
estate, New Delhi-110020
Tel: +91-11-26831936 / 4304
Fax: +91-11-26833426 / 41613775
Towa Optics offers a wide range of
sophisticated and high-tech microscopes for different categories of
users, from students to senior scientists. The company provides optical
instruments ranging from basic clinical microscope to the advanced
motorized microscope for research and diagnostic users. Towa’s products
belong to four main categories namely biological products, clinical
science and diagnostic products, industrial equipments and analytical
Driven by the market needs and growth of the pharma and biotechnology
industries, the company witnessed a growth of 34.67 percent in its
sales revenue during FY 2010-11. The firm’s revenue increased from
62.5 crore in 2009-10 to
84.17 crore in 2010-11.
Towa is the authorized distributor of many international companies such
as, Nikon, Japan (for its complete range of microscopes, including
Confocal laser Microscopes); Media Cybernatics, US (for imaging
software); Fisher Scientific, UK (for Histopathology equipments);
Genikon, Italy (for complete solution for cytogenetic).
It is also the distributor of Photometrics, US and Q Imaging, Canada
(for high resolution CCD cameras and EMCCD cameras) and Spectro,
US (for complete solution on used oil analysis).
The company also supplies Nikon’s new BioStation incubator imaging
systems that take live cell imaging to new levels of sophistication. It
is now planning on setting up sales and service bases in all the
regions of India in order to ensure that the needs of customers in
these regions are addressed swiftly and effectively.
Towa has grown over 30 percent in FY 2010-11 and is now one of the
leading suppliers of life science equipments, and the complete range of
products that are used in academics, research and biotechnology.
More than 50 percent of the revenue comes from the microscopy division.
The internationally acclaimed advanced Confocal Microscope Model A1
from Nikon has been widely accepted and has also been applauded by
Indian researchers. This product has been one of the growth drivers for