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									Indian Ordnance Factories

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Indian Ordnance Factories                                                       Key Employees
                                                                                Name                      Job Title
Fast Facts
                                      Ayudh Bhawan, 10-A, Kolkata, 700001,      A. Khanwalkar             Member/PER
Headquarters Address
                                      India
                                                                                H. S. Chadha              Member/PEDB & TS
Telephone                             + 91 33 22481209

                                                                                H. S. Chaudhury           Member/M&C
Fax                                   + 91 33 22482927

                                                                                S. N. Patil               Member/P&MM
Website                               www.ofbindia.nic.in

                                                                                Sartaj Singh              Member/A&E
Ticker Symbol, Stock Exchange         N/A

                                                                                Sudhir Kumar Beri         Chairman
Number of Employees                   N/A

Fiscal Year End                       December
                                                                                Company Overview
Revenue (in US$ million)              N/A
                                                                                Indian Ordnance Factories (IFO) is a group of 40
                                                                                ordnance factories that manufacture defense
                                                                                products. The factories function under the
                                                                                Department of Defense Production, a part of the
SWOT Analysis                                                                   Ministry of Defense, government of India. It also
                                                                                operates three regional marketing centers, nine
                                                                                training institutes and four regional controller of
Strengths                             Weaknesses
                                                                                safety. Its key products include weapons,
                                                                                armored vehicles, parachutes, pistols, revolvers,
Broad product portfolio               Operational issues                        civilian arms and ammunition, military vehicles,
                                                                                and support equipment, among others. The
Wide customer base                                                              company provides products primarily to the
                                                                                Indian Armed Forces, Central Paramilitary
Opportunities                         Threats                                   Forces and State Police Forces. IFO is
                                                                                headquartered in Kolkata, West Bengal, India.
Growing homeland security market in
                                      Government contract compliance
India
                                                                                Key Competitors
Increasing Indian defense spending    Government contract compliance
                                                                                Hindustan Aeronautics Limited
                                      Stringent regulations in Indian defense
                                      market                                    Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (Ticker: SWHC)

                                                                                Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. (Ticker: RGR)




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TABLE OF CONTENTS

1     Business Analysis ................................................................................................................................... 4
    1.1      Company Overview ......................................................................................................................................... 4
    1.2      Business Description ....................................................................................................................................... 4
    1.3      Major Products and Services ........................................................................................................................... 5
2     SWOT Analysis ........................................................................................................................................ 6
    2.1      SWOT Analysis - Overview .............................................................................................................................. 6
    2.2      Strengths ......................................................................................................................................................... 6
    2.3      Weaknesses .................................................................................................................................................... 6
    2.4      Opportunities ................................................................................................................................................... 6
    2.5      Threats ............................................................................................................................................................ 7
3     History ...................................................................................................................................................... 8
4     Key Employees ........................................................................................................................................ 9
5     Locations and Subsidiaries .................................................................................................................. 10
    5.1      Head Office ................................................................................................................................................... 10
    5.2      Other Locations and Subsidiaries .................................................................................................................. 10
6     Appendix ................................................................................................................................................ 12
    6.1      Methodology .................................................................................................................................................. 12
    6.2      Disclaimer ..................................................................................................................................................... 12




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List of Tables

Table 1: Major Products and Services ............................................................................................................................ 5
Table 2: History ............................................................................................................................................................... 8
Table 3: Key Employees .................................................................................................................................................. 9
Table 4: Locations ......................................................................................................................................................... 10




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1 Business Analysis

1.1   Company Overview

Indian Ordnance Factories (IFO) is a group of 40 ordnance factories that manufacture defense products. The factories
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