The Integral Coach Factory in Chennai has produced the most number of coaches in the current financial year, Globally.
The Chennai ICF factory has produced 301 train coaches in February. Apart from this, 2,919 train coaches have been completed in the current financial year so far.
During the same period of 2017-2018, the Chennai ICF train factory manufactured only 2,085 units.
With the end of the current financial year this month, the ICF factory is aiming to produce 3,200 coaches.
Until last year, the Chinese were leading the table to produce the largest number of train coaches.
2,600 rail coaches are manufactured annually in China’s largest rail coach factories. For the first time, India has made more rail coaches than China.
Chennai ICF India has developed the new Vande Bharat Express. The train, which runs from Delhi to Lucknow, is the first of its kind in the country.
Chennai ICF has also signed an agreement to make 44 Vande Bharat Express trains in the next three years.
The Chennai ICF, which started in 1955, has so far produced 59,453 train coaches.