By JOSEPH FERNANDEZ-LAMONT and RAY MARTINESThe NYTThe following article is an excerpt from the October 7, 2016 issue of The TimesofIndia.
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When IBM, the world’s largest software maker, announced in May that it would move its software business to India, it seemed a major step in the direction of India.
But the company has not yet gone far enough.
Its inkjet technology is not yet commercially viable in India.
Even as the country is building a billion-dollar inkjet industry, IBM is not moving inkjet manufacturing there.
IBM’s chief executive, Ginni Rometty, has repeatedly said that India will be a leader in inkjet technologies in the next five to 10 years.
But the inkjet business is still in its infancy.
IBM is moving the business away from ink, to laser.
The move was announced in September 2015, but it did not happen until March 2016, as the company announced the inkJet printout business as a separate business unit.
The move has made IBM’s inkjet line an even more important competitor in India than it is globally.
India has about 3,000 inkjet makers, according to the Indian inkjet maker group.
The move is part of a wider shift in ink-making from the United States and Europe, to India.
India’s ink industry is in transition, and the ink market is growing quickly, with annual growth of 15% in the last five years.
India also has a huge population of about 15 billion, making ink manufacturing a very lucrative business.
“IBM is moving ink printing to India to meet the needs of a rapidly expanding market,” said Prashant Kumar, head of India and South Asia for research firm Technalysis Research.
“It will make the industry more competitive, but the move has not come at a time when the ink industry needs any new innovations.”
While inkjet production is a new business for IBM, it has been in India for many years.
In 2010, the company moved ink manufacturing from the U.S. to India because it was cheaper and faster there, said Gopal Sharma, an analyst at Jefferies India.
The company then shifted its ink printing operations to India in 2014.
In 2015, the ink maker was renamed the Indian Ink Group, which is now the largest company in India’s economy.
Today, India is India’s second-largest ink maker behind the U.
“Indian Ink is making ink for both consumers and businesses.
For consumers, it sells a range of products, including home and office printing, personal care products, food packaging, household products and pharmaceuticals.
For businesses, it makes products for printing, accounting, business administration and financial management.
When it comes to ink printing, the Indian companies have a wide range of capabilities.
It is not just about selling ink to other countries.
They can use their own ink to print in India and also in the U., Sharma said.
India also is not a place that can be easily copied, he added.
The Indian ink industry has an excellent reputation, he said.
India’s ink market has grown by about 20% in recent years.
That has led to an increasing demand for ink.
India is also the largest exporter of ink in the world.
It shipped 1.8 billion ounces of ink last year, up 16% from a year earlier, according the Indian company.
India consumes about 7 billion gallons of ink a year, and ink is used in some 40% of the world supply.
Despite India’s growing ink market, it is still not an easy place for ink makers to grow, Sharma said, noting that most of the ink factories are located in rural areas and often do not have a lot of space.”
They have to know what they are doing. “
They have to have an infrastructure in place.
They have to know what they are doing.
And there are a number of challenges, like supply chains, that need to be addressed.”
India’s largest ink maker, Wipro, is the world leader in the printing industry.
It has an ink processing plant in Bengaluru, India, that processes ink.
Wipron has facilities in Mumbai, India and Bengaluru.
In January 2016, Wepro announced that it was selling the ink processing facilities in India to Wipros India Plc, a private company.
Wipron’s ink business is expanding, and it has plans to export ink, Sharma added.
As India continues to grow as a manufacturing hub, the need for ink printing is growing, Sharma noted. Some