Labeled under our signature brand, the TAFE range of tractors is tough, durable and efficient. With an established presence in Africa, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and parts of Europe, the robust utility tractors from TAFE are known for their dependability and relevantly optimized technology.
TAFE tractors have proven their mettle while working in tough terrains and varied soil conditions with a wide range of applications cultivating various geographies around the world.
The TAFE tractor is synonymous to toughness, high standards of precision and build quality, integrating the expertise of TAFE.
Browns Agriculture Division is the founding business of Browns & Company PLC, a conglomerate with a rich history spanning over 140 years. Browns Agriculture is renowned as being the first organization to introduce a walk behind tractor-1951 and a four wheel tractor in 1952 to the Sri Lankan Market.
In 2003, Brown & Company PLC was awarded with the TAFE tractor distributorship. In 2005 Browns Agriculture became the market leader in four wheel tractor segment and continued to be the market dominator with an undisputed market share to the present. Today, Browns Agriculture holds the leadership position not only in the retail sales but also in the corporate segment with a 90% market share.
The division have expanded its business into emerging markets such as combine harvesters, loader attachments, three wheel trucks, mini trucks, lubricants and other implements.
Tractors and Farm Equipment Limited
TAFE – Tractors and Farm Equipment Limited, is an Indian tractor major incorporated in 1960 at Chennai, with an annual turnover of USD 1.6 billion (2017-18). The third-largest tractor manufacturer in the world and the second largest in India by volumes, TAFE wields about 23% market share of the Indian tractor industry with a sale of over 150,000 tractors (domestic and international) annually.
TAFE's partnership with AGCO Corporation and the Massey Ferguson brand for over 59 years is a stellar example of its commitment to building long-term relationships with its stakeholders, through fair and ethical business practices. TAFE is also a significant shareholder in AGCO Corporation, USA – a US $9.4 billion tractor and agricultural equipment manufacturer.
TAFE has earned the trust of customers through its range of products that are widely acclaimed for quality and low cost of operation. A strong distribution network of over 1000 dealers effectively backs TAFE’s four iconic tractor brands – Massey Ferguson, TAFE, Eicher and the recently acquired Serbian tractor and agricultural equipment brand IMT – Industrija Mašina i Traktora. TAFE exports tractors, both in partnership with AGCO and independently, powering farms in over 100 countries which include developed countries in Europe and the Americas.