Exide Industries Ltd. engages in the manufacture of storage batteries. It operates through the following divisions: Automotive, Submarine, and Industrial. The Automotive division offers batteries for four-wheelers, two-wheelers, three-wheelers, E-Rickshaws, inverters, and Home-UPS. The Submarine division manufacture submarines batteries for Russian Kilo/636/ Romeo/Foxtrot class, German 209 class, French Scorpene class, and indigenous nuclear submarines. The Industrial segment offers lead acid storage batteries to power, telecom, infrastructure, railways, mining, defense, and information technology industries. Its products include Automotive, Solar, Submarine, Industrial, Inverter, Genest Batteries and Home Up Systems. The company was founded in 1946 and is headquartered in Kolkata, India.