report examines in detail the Indian market for hydraulic excavators and is an
update of the study last undertaken by Off-Highway Research in August 2019.
hydraulic excavators included in this report are defined as machines being
capable of turning completely through 360 degrees, mounted either on steel
tracks or wheels, and having a service weight of over 6 tonnes. The machines which have an operating weight of up
to 6 tonnes are known as mini excavators and these have not been included in this
findings presented are based on Off-Highway Research’s database and information
collected through a series of in-depth telephone interviews conducted with the
industry’s leading manufacturers and importers in June and July 2020.