The origin of DCM dates back to 1889, when Delhi Cloth & General Mills was established as an integrated Textile mill in Delhi. Over the years, the DCM Group became one of India’s largest conglomerates, with a large number of companies/ divisions, reputed for their product quality, dynamism and business integrity. DCM expanded and diversified into a number of manufacturing activities such as information technology, textiles, sugar, chemicals, rayon, tyre cord, fertilizers, grey iron castings, etc. The name of the company was changed in 1983 to DCM Limited.
Today, DCM is headed by Dr. Vinay Bharat Ram, a noted economist, author, musician and industrialist. He has been past president of The Harvard Club of Delhi and Manufacturers Association of Information Technology, ex-member of International Council of Asia Society, New York, U.S.A. and was also honored with the National Citizen Award for Entrepreneurship by the Prime Minister of India.
DCM now operates in the areas of automotive engineering products, information technology, cotton yarn and real estate. Since inception, DCM has built its corporate philosophy synonymous with corporate dynamism and business integrity.
The DCM Group has been known for promoting arts, theatre, culture, education, music and sports. The Sri Ram Center for Art & Culture has been regularly holding theatre and music performances and is committed to the promotion of arts and culture in India. The Sri Ram Center for Industrial relations and Human Resources is active in the field of Industrial relations, human resource management and rural labour development. Promotion of education at the school and graduate level has been a key initiative of the Group and a number of Institutions known for excellence have been setup. Read More
Apart from DCM Data Systems, the other major Operating Units of DCM Ltd. are:
DCM Engineering Products
DCM set up a Grey Iron Foundry in 1977. This foundry is one of the leading foundries in India, across all segments in automotive market viz.car, multi-utility vehicles, tractors, light commercial vehicles, heavy commercial vehicles and earth moving equipment. The foundry specializes in the manufacture of cylinder heads, cylinder blocks and housings.
DCM Engineering is associated with international customers like GM-Daewoo, Korea; General Motors, USA; Perdue Perkins Motors (Subsidiary of Daihatsu Motor Co., Japan) and in domestic market DCM is associated with most of the top automotive players like Maruti Suzuki, Hyundai Motors, Ashok Leyland, Volvo, Tata Cummins and many more. Read More . Read More
The DCM Group set up a spinning mill at Hisar (near Delhi) in the year 1991 as a unit of DCM Limited. DCM Textiles is a leader in manufacture of cotton combed yarn, carded hosiery yarn and mélange yarn. Today the Unit is a leading manufacturer and exporter of 100% cotton carded and combed yarns in single and two-ply, count range Ne 14s to 32s.
The company is exporting to major World-markets including China, Colombia, Peru, Dominican Republic, Spain, Portugal, Hong Kong, South Korea, Bangladesh, Venezuela, Egypt, Bulgaria, Italy, Sri Lanka, Mauritius, Singapore and Ukraine. In India DCM Textiles has a strong dealer network, which caters to major hosiery and weaving markets and corporate buyers. Read More