• 1970Mr. J.R Singal, sets up a bicycle brake shoe manufacturing plant in Ludhiana, Punjab.

  • 1974Our first export consignment gets dispatched to Thailand
  • 1978First export shipment to Argentina & Ivory Coast

  • 1982Eastman Industries Limited(EIL), a corporate entity is established.
  • 1986Eastman Cast & Forge Limited (ECFL) is incorporated for export of hand tools

  • 1990Eastman brand is established in all major markets of South America, and is introduced in Mediterranean regions of Europe.
  • 1994EIL gets awarded with Latin American Focus award as per the Foreign Trade Policy under the aegis of Directorate of Foreign Trade(Ministry of Commerce, Govt. of India).

  • 1998Both EIL and ECFL get ISO 9002 & ISO 9001 certified respectively.
  • 1999EIL gets awarded with Focus LAC award for outstanding export performance

  • 2000EIL gets awarded with National Export Awards for excellence in exports. Eastman Industrial Company (EIC) is formed for export of two-wheelers and its spare parts.
  • 2005ECFL gets awarded with EEPC INDIA Excellence award.

  • 2006 Eastman Auto & Power Limited(EAPL) is incorporated for launch of lead acid batteries.
  • 2006ECFL gets awarded with EEPC INDIA Excellence award.

  • 2007EIL gets awarded with Niryat Shree Award for Excellence in exports.
  • 2008ECFL again gets awarded with EEPC INDIA Excellence award

  • 2009ECFL gets awarded with Energy Conservation- 2008 award as per the Punjab Energy Development Agency.
  • 2010ECFL gets awarded Energy Conservation Award under the aegis of power ministry.

  • 2010EAPL is certified ISO 9001:2008
  • 2010EAPL gets awarded with The Corporate Citizen of the year award 2010 by PHDCCI.

  • 2013EAPL’s solar battery is tested and approved by Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE).
  • 2015 EAPL launches E-Rickshaw battery & gets ICAT Certification for the same.

  • 2016EAPL launches ICAT certified E-rickshaw 120Ah battery and also becomes a member of Battery Association of India, ILZDA.