About Us

Anest Iwata Motherson Limited (AIM)

Anest Iwata Motherson Limited (AIM) is a joint venture between Samvardhana Motherson Group, India and Anest Iwata Corp., Japan (AIJ). AIM manufactures and sells Anest Iwata brand industrial air compressors in India offering “Quadra Edge Technology” oil lubricated reciprocating compressors (1 to 30 hp) having unique design features, that give it best-in class energy efficiency and oil consumption and “Critical Maintenance Free Technology” oil free reciprocating compressors (0.5 hp to 30 hp) having patented composite resin made piston.

AIM markets in India the world’s first oil free type scroll air compressor from Anest Iwata. AIM has an extensive sales, spares and service network all over India with dealers and service centers in all major cities of the country. Testing facilities have been imported from Japan and ensure that all Safety, Quality and Durability parameters set by AIJ are adhered to.

AIM has an extensive sales, spares and service network all over India with dealers/distributors and service centres in 30 cities. In addition, AIM has a 100% Subsidiary – Air Factory Energy Limited, for providing the following services to its customers:
  • Direct Sales of Compressors and Accessories
  • Direct Service & Spare Parts, including AMCs
  • Energy Audits of Compressed Air Systems
  • Turnkey Piping Systems
  • Turnkey Firefighting Systems


AIM’s main focus is to reach out to all the current and prospective customers across the country and feature in the customer’s preferred list of compressor manufacturers in all segments and regions.

Joint Venture Partners

Anest Iwata Corporation

Active and Newest Technology” – always aiming at active and newest technology. Anest Iwata Corporation is headquartered in Japan and was established in the year 1926. Anest Iwata Corporation is specialized in design & manufacturing of Air Compressors, Painting Systems , Painting Equipment ,Vacuum Pumps & associated products.

There are 36 companies affiliated to Anest Iwata Corporation. AIJ is the market leader in Japan for oil free compressors, with a 30% share of the total air compressor market. The company has focussed their R&D efforts in developing air cooled reciprocating and scroll industrial air compressors. The Company also holds 50% market share in scroll vacuum pumps.

Apart from air compressors, AIJ is also a market leader in Japan for providing turnkey painting systems. The company has a list of innovations and industry firsts in this field to its name. AIJ has developed painting robots with Mitsubishi Corp and have invented special HVLP guns that reduce paint consumption by 30%. AIJ has a 60% market share in Japan for Paint Spray Guns, and have provided turnkey painting solutions for JR Shinkasen (Bullet Train), Chinese Railway, Ford, Jaguar & Nissan.

With factories located in Yokohama , Fukushima & Akita in Japan and JV’s across the Globe– Anest Iwata is a leader in air compressors , painting solutions & vacuum pumps.

Samvardhana Motherson Group

Samvardhana Motherson Group is one of the most diversified auto ancillary Groups headquartered in India and has a global footprint. The Group provides full system solutions right from product design to prototyping, tool manufacturing, moulding and assembly to sequence in line supplies.

The Group’s automotive product portfolio comprises electrical distribution systems (wiring harnesses), automotive rearview mirrors, moulded plastic parts and assemblies, injection moulding tools, moulded and extruded rubber components, modules and systems including cockpits /IPs, door trims, bumpers, lighting systems, air intake manifolds, pedal assemblies, HVAC systems, , vehicle air conditioning systems, roof hatches, transport refrigeration and cooling systems, cabins for off-highway vehicles, machined metal products, cutting tools, thin film coating metals, IT services, design engineering and CAE services. The Group has also invested in technologies that provide manufacturing support, including compressors, paint coating equipment, auxiliary equipment for injection moulding machines and automotive manufacturing engineering services.

The Group is supplier to all the major car manufacturers in the world. The Group has nearly 22% global market share of exterior rearview mirrors in passenger car segment and over 65% share of passenger car wiring harnesses in India. It is also one of the leading suppliers of plastic modules to the Indian automotive industry. The Group has over 139 manufacturing facilities supported by design centres and support offices spread over 25 countries including India, UAE., Sri Lanka, Singapore, China, Korea, Japan, Germany, UK., Czech Republic, Austria, Hungary, Italy, Spain, France, Ireland, U.S.A, Mexico, South Africa, Australia, Brazil, Thailand, Portugal, Slovakia & Mauritius to provide timely and quality delivery to more than 500 customers worldwide. SMG has manufacturing bases across six continents - Asia, Europe, North America, South America, Africa & Australia to support its customers across the world. The Group employs over 60000 personnel and has more than 20 collaborators for different products.