Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL), a Navratna defence PSU, has recorded a turnover of Rs.5,235 crores (provisional) for the fiscal year 2009-10, registering a growth of 13.2 per cent over the turnover of Rs.4,624.09 crores during 2008-09.
The estimated Profit Before Tax was Rs. 1,086 crores (provisional), as against last year’s figure of Rs. 1,096.84 crores. BEL achieved exports of US $23.65 million, which is an increase of 33 per cent over last year’s figure of US $17.77 million. The turnover per employee during 2009-10 has shown a considerable growth to Rs. 45.3 lakhs from last year’s Rs. 38.6 lakhs. The value added per employee has increased to Rs. 19 lakhs from last year’s value of Rs. 18 lakhs.
The order book as on today is estimated to be around Rs. 11,350 crores. Some of the significant orders executed during the last financial year include supply of High Power HF Communication Sets, Frequency Hopping VHF Transreceivers, UHF Handheld Radio, UHF Radio Relays, Upgraded Fire Control Systems, Surveillance Radar Element, Thermal Imager based Integrated Observation Equipment, 3D Central Acquisition Radar (Rohini), Shipborne & Airborne Electronic Warfare Systems, Night Vision Binoculars, Low Flying Detection Radars (Indra II), L Band Surveillance Radar (Mk III), Ship-based 3D Surveillance Radar, Doppler Weather Radar and Upgraded EVMs.
The new products introduced and supplied during 2009-10 include Advanced Naval Gun Fire Control System for P28 class of ships, Gap Measuring Device, Perimeter Security Jammer, Frequency Hopping VHF transceivers for paramilitary forces, Data Facility Kit for VHF radios and V/UHF protocol analysers.
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