OMRON Healthcare to launch manufacturing operations in Origins by Mahindra, Chennai
OMRON Healthcare, a Japanese manufacturer and distributor of blood pressure monitors and cardiovascular disease prevention services, has announced its plans to launch operations in Chennai, India.
The company will set up a blood pressure monitor manufacturing facility at Origins by Mahindra, located in the Mahindra Industrial Park Chennai Limited (MIPCL). MIPCL is a joint venture between Mahindra World City Developers Limited and Sumitomo Corporation of Japan.
In the presence of MK Stalin, Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, OMRON Healthcare signed a memorandum for setting up the blood pressure monitor factory in Chennai.
The OMRON Healthcare factory will cover an area of 6.02 acres and will primarily focus on manufacturing blood pressure monitors for the domestic market. The launch of this facility is scheduled for March 2025, reflecting the company’s commitment to expanding its presence and meeting the rising demand for healthcare products in India.
Ayumu Okada — OMRON Healthcare President and CEO said: “Due to the rapid economic and population growth in India, the number of patients suffering from lifestyle diseases such as hypertension is expected to increase.
“The establishment of the manufacturing factory will help us to strengthen the supply chain of blood pressure monitors while exploring the solutions for the disease management and early disease detection before it worsens. For realizing the vision of ‘Going for ZERO,’ the Company is committed to contributing to the health-related issues of the country.”
Origins by Mahindra, situated near Ponneri in North Chennai along the NH16 Chennai-Bangalore Industrial Corridor, serves as an industrial cluster and is home to a prestigious lineup of global companies. This includes renowned names such as Mitsubishi Electric, Yanmar, NISSEI, USUI, TJR, Autogrip, Masano, Track Design, and Ashirvad Pipes. The first phase of the project encompasses an expansive area of 307 acres.
Companies operating from Origins Chennai enjoy several benefits, including clear land titles, in-house operations and maintenance teams, dedicated security services, and a host of other amenities. The strategic location of Origins Chennai along the Golden Quadrilateral ensures easy access and connectivity to major ports in Chennai, Ennore, and Kattupalli.
Furthermore, the proximity to the Kavaraipettai and Ponneri railway stations adds to the convenience and accessibility of the industrial cluster.
Origins by Mahindra, Chennai is among the three Japanese Industrial townships in Tamil Nadu. It has also become the first industrial cluster in the state to achieve the prestigious IGBC Green Cities’ “Platinum” rating, showcasing its commitment to sustainable and environmentally friendly practices.
The collaboration between OMRON Healthcare and Mahindra Industrial Park Chennai Limited is expected to create significant opportunities for growth and development in the healthcare manufacturing sector.
By leveraging the infrastructure and support provided by Origins by Mahindra, OMRON Healthcare aims to strengthen its position as a leading provider of blood pressure monitors and cardiovascular disease prevention solutions in the Indian market.
Rajaram Pai — Mahindra Lifespace Developers Chief Business Officer – Industrial said: “This partnership highlights the compelling value proposition of their industrial cluster as a preferred manufacturing destination. Origins offers ready plug-and-play infrastructure, enabling businesses to scale and enter the market quickly.
“Mahindra is committed to fostering efficient and sustainable ecosystems that generate employment opportunities and attract significant investments for the “Make-in-India” initiative.