Starting in the year 1945, with a pH meter, the company was registered as HORIBA Radio Laboratory, and later in 1953 was entitled as HORIBA, Ltd. Since then, the company has been manufacturing a best-in-class analytical product lines, spreading its swings across the globe with multiple mergers and acquisitions of some famous spectroscopy technology leaders like ABX SA, MIRA, SPEX, JOBINYVON, IBH, MANTA Instruments, and others. With a total workforce of around 9,000 employees worldwide, HORIBA is in its 70th year of operations. Its instruments are found in universities and industries around the world. Proven quality and trusted performance have established widespread confidence in the HORIBA brand. The company is proud of its flagship products, such as Raman Spectrometer, Mass Flow Controller, CS ONH Analyzers, Ambient/Water Quality Monitoring System, MEXA-ONE Motor Exhaust Gas Analyzer, and etc.


With a vision to be closer to the customers as their most preferred technology partner, the HORIBA Group started its direct operations, with headquarters in New Delhi in 2006. This was also envisioned as an opportunity to serve the community by giving a better environment, creating jobs and better healthcare facilities. In the notion of the Government of India’s initiatives for Make in India, Atmanirbhar Bharat and the push for industrial sectors contributing significantly to the GDP of India, HORIBA has invested in the following sites for both – economic development and more job opportunities to support the development of society.

Spread across an area of 12 acres and strategically positioned in Nagpur, the centremost location for logistics in India, our state-of-the-art facility set-up at Butibori comprises of manufacturing, refurbishment, an International Training Centre, HORIBA Experience Zone and Horiba India Technical Institute (HITI) as well as a central warehousing facility for the medical diagnostics product range. It is the region’s largest hematology reagent manufacturing facility. Moreover, a medical reagent manufacturing facility at Haridwar, Uttarakhand began production in the year 2013 to support the growing market with quick customer delivery of reagents. HORIBA India Technical Center (HITC), Pune is also operational since 2006 and enacting as a demonstration base for emission measurement systems, advanced analytical instruments and an indigenised customisation facility. This state-of-the-art facility is spread across a site area of 2.5 acres and certified with ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015, ISO 45001:2018 and NABL ISO IEC 17025:2005 accreditation that supports the Government of India’s Make in India and Atmanirbhar Bharat drive. HORIBA India has executed many projects on the development of a 2/3 Wheel Chassis Dynamometer, Make In India EV Chassis Dyno, RDE Testing Continuous Emission Monitoring System (CEMS), Ambient Air Quality Monitoring System (AAQMS) and Water Quality Monitoring System (WQMS) for both domestic and export supplies at this ever-evolving technical R&D centre.


HORIBA finds SAARC nations to be holding a good economy share in the South Asian countries in the decades to come. The manpower and raw material available being the strength factor. In lieu of this, HORIBA India has opened regional offices or hired direct representatives in Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Bhutan and Maldives. It is desirous of continuing social development by providing state-of-the-art technological products for scientific advancement, especially for protecting health, safety and the environment with the HORIBA vision of ‘Explore the Future.’ The credit for HORIBA India’s growth goes to its dynamic and engaged employees, who are inspired by its culture of ‘JOY and FUN’ to always outperform their duties.