Fake Tata Wiron Chain Link Fences & Barbed Wires Seized in Nellore
Avenue Mail reported that counterfeit Tata Wiron chain link fences and barbed wires were seized during joint raid by Tata Steel along with Vedayapalem Police station, V Sataram Police station and Sydapuram Police station in Nellore in Andhra Pradesh. Estimated value of the seized products is valued at around INR 500000 worth of chain link fences and INR 154000 worth of barbed wires.
Four dealers or manufacturers namely Asian Wire Industries, Sri Venkateshwara Wire Products and Sri Laksmi Wire Industries in Nellore City and Sri Sreenivasa Industries in Nellore Rural were selling the counterfeit products. Upon receiving information that multiple locations in Nellore District Andhra Pradesh was selling Tata Wiron Chain link fences and Barbed wire products in non standard packaging joint raids were conducted simultaneously in 4 locations. The owners were selling fake chain link fences and barbed wires of substandard quality and selling it to consumers as that of Tata Wiron products.
This unauthorised use of the Tata Wiron name is infringing on the Intellectual Property Rights of Tata Steel.
Tata Wiron is the brand name for Tata Steel’s global wire business, considered one of the leading steel wire manufacturers in the world. It has manufacturing facilities at Telco in Jamshedpur and in Maharashtra. Tata Wiron’s chain link fences and barbed wire is packaged in a unique manner and all original products are sold with the same packaging by authorised dealers and distributors