Interview: India's Ramsarup Industries

August 2007
Wire Journal International;Aug2007, Vol. 40 Issue 8, p43
An interview with India-based black and galvanized wire maker Ramsarup Group managing director Ashish Jhunjhunwala is presented. Jhunjhunwala discusses how the company evolved over the years. He explains how the company manages cost and yet service the customer. He also mentions the importance of vertical integration for competitive advantage in India.


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