NBC Bearings

About NBC

Manufacturing more than 150 million bearings annually in more than 1000 sizes, National Engineering Industries Limited (NEI) is the flagship company of the CK Birla Group, that has a turnover US$ 1.6 Billion.

NEI was founded by the renowned industrialist, Shri B. M. Birla, in 1946 under the name of ‘National Bearing Company Limited’ and commenced manufacturing operations in 1950. In 1958, the name of the company was changed to National Engineering Industries Limited (NEI) owing to its rapid expansion in Engineering expertise, but it chose to retain its original trademark NBC.

For the last 6 decades, NEI has continuously grown in both- its reputation as a Dependable Business Partner and for its Engineering prowess. The company is the leading exporter of bearings from India and exports to more than 21 countries across the 5 continents of US, Germany, Brazil, Japan and Australia.

NEI manufactures bearings from its 4 plants in India. It has the capacity to develop bearings from 10 mm bore to 2000 mm outer diameter. The product range includes Ball Bearings, TapereRoller Bearings, Double row Angular Contact (DRAC) bearings, Cylindrical and Spherical Roller bearings. The company has specially equipped facilities to manufacture axle boxes for railway applications; Cartridge Taper Roller bearings, LargeDiameter bearings for Industrial applications and allied Engineering products.

NBC Bearings are widely used by 2 and 3 Wheelers, Cars, Trucks, Tractors, Electric Motors, Railway Wagons, Coaches & Locomotives, Steel Mills, Heavy Engineering Plants, Bulldozers, Shovels, Tillers and Thermal Power Plants. The automotive and railway industries form the two largest client segments.

The company’s financial growth is robust and it has set an ambitious growth path for itself with a sharp focus on exports, entry in new product segments and cultivation of people best practices.

“A dependable partner who is focussed on adapting to ever changing customer environments through consistent investment in technology.”

NEI is a future-ready organization, always looking ahead in order to serve its partners better. Our commitment goes beyond the high quality standards of our products and transcends into our relationship with our business associates, clients and even society at large.

NEI is increasingly providing consultancy services to customers, including representation, distribution, sales and sales-related services for allied products. Flexible solutions and better arrangements progressively give our customers increasing benefits and build mutually supportive relationships.

NEI already markets and is the sole distributor of Pre-set Hub Assembly for commercial vehicles in India. We are also a reliable associate for EMD (Electro Motive Diesel, Inc.) in supporting and facilitating the EMD business with Indian Railways and providing advisory and consultancy services to EMD on business operations in India We constantly anticipate customer demand and look for opportunities to provide them with the right solutions. With new product development and improvement on current product design and delivery our key focus, we continue to remain a Dependable Partner in progress with all Internal & External Stakeholders.


  • Grow in the business of anti-friction bearings and other allied engineering products and services
  • To deliver superior value to our customers, suppliers, shareholders, employees and society at large
  • Pursue excellence through Total Quality Management


  • To become a preferred anti-friction bearings supplier in domestic market and focus on select export markets.
  • To enhance our presence in allied engineering products & services
  • To attain gross turnover of INR 50 billion by 2020.