With advancing, technology people are starting to understand that soil needs an organic chemical for their betterment and high productivity. There are many soils which lack certain minerals and hence you need a specific chemical for increasing their quality. We know that in India, agriculture is an important part. So many companies are producing these fertilizers and chemicals for meeting the requirements of the farmers.
Previously, people were struggling with food production in India but after the Green Revolution, the ray of hope was seen. The chemical department of this country is advising companies to produce urea coated with Neem for better production and they are stressing on the development of these companies. Here is the list of top 10 best and largest fertilizer companies in India in 2018.
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- 10. Mangalore Chemicals & Fertilizers limited
- 9. Liberty Phosphate Limited
- 8. Zuari Agro Chemicals Ltd
- 7. Gujarat Narmada Valley Fertilisers and Chemicals Ltd
- 6. Deepak Fertilizers & Petrochemicals Corporation Ltd
- 5. Fertilizers & Chemicals Travancore Ltd
- 4. Rashtriya Chemicals & Fertilizers Ltd
- 3. Chambal Fertilizers & Chemical Ltd
- 2. Gujarat State Fertilizers & Chemicals Ltd
- 1. Coromandel International Ltd
10. Mangalore Chemicals & Fertilizers limited
This fertilizer company ranks the tenth on this list and it is present in the Karnataka state. From the year 1974, this company is ruling the southern part of the Mangalore city. They mainly sell their products like sulphuric acid, soil fertilizer, granulated fertilizer, soil micronutrients etc in the southern part. This company has many dealers and some sub-dealers to reach the Karnataka’s remote areas.
9. Liberty Phosphate Limited
This company began its journey in 1976. They have their head office in Maharashtra and have a workstation in six different locations in India. Starting from the dealership in 13 states, they have sold their products under the name ‘Double Horse Brand’. Some of its famous products are Potassium Nitrate, Calcium Nitrate, and Magnesium Sulphate. This is a private company and is providing quality products for more than 20 years. LPL has secured this 9th position as they have great availability and a huge variety of products.
8. Zuari Agro Chemicals Ltd
Zuari Agro Chemicals was established in 1973 and has their corporate office in Goa. This company is serving the country for more than 40 years. Products like DAP fertilizers, NPK and urea are some of its high-quality fertilizers. The marketing strategy of this company is quite strong and has spread their market in Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Goa, Karnataka, and Maharashtra.
7. Gujarat Narmada Valley Fertilisers and Chemicals Ltd
GNFC is the famous fertilizer producer. Both Gujarat State Government and Government State Fertilizer promote this company. The famous products of this company are Urea, Ammonium, and calcium-ammonium Nitrate. This company has an annual turnover of 1464-2000 crore.
6. Deepak Fertilizers & Petrochemicals Corporation Ltd
From the year 1979, this company is ruling the fertilizer company. They have their connections in Pune, Mumbai, and Ahmedabad. The products sold by their company are Mahadan Power, Mahadan Chetak Mixture Fertilizer and Mahadan Potash. They have a good name in conservation and energy management. They have incorporated new techniques for the betterment of environment and industry.
5. Fertilizers & Chemicals Travancore Ltd
They are known as FACT and has their head office in Kochi located in Kerala. This company started its journey in 1943. The company is having 2 productions, one in Eloor and the other in Ambalamedu. This is a government undertaken company and they have a huge variety of products like Ammonia Sulphate, Caprolactam, Ultraphos, soda ash, Factotums, ammonia Phosphate etc. They have secured the 5th position among the other largest companies. They had a turnover in 2009 of 2000 crores. They normally have a turnover of 1000-2500 crores.
4. Rashtriya Chemicals & Fertilizers Ltd
RCF has their head office in Mumbai. Other offices are situated in Nagpur, Ramdaspeth and they were set up in 1978. They have secured the fourth position and the famous fertilizers of this company are Suphala 20:20:0 and Suphala 15:15:15. They have manufactured new products that have helped the farmer for an increased amount of their production after using 100% water-soluble products like Ujjwala Urea, Sujala, Microla, and Biola. They have a turnover of 4000 crore every year. They have also participated in social welfare. They have adopted near about 63 villages in Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, and Maharashtra. Their programs have changed the farmer’s economic status and many other occupations.
3. Chambal Fertilizers & Chemical Ltd
This company has its main office in New Delhi and was established in 1985. They have a huge name in the fertilizer manufacturing sector. They mainly deal in urea and produces 2 million metric ton urea very year. They are a private company. Starting from 13 offices and 20,000 outlets they have secured the 3rd position. Kk Birla founded this company and this company is certified by the ISO. They have the latest technology which produced high-quality products.
2. Gujarat State Fertilizers & Chemicals Ltd
GSFC has started its journey in 1967. They have their head office in Gujarat. This company has a huge range of products under 24 names. They have their production plants in Motikhavdi and Sikka and many other villages. They are the manufacturing many products like plastic, petrochemicals, chemicals, fibers and other industrial gases. They have an annual turnover of near 5000 crores. They are more focused on creating greener tomorrow so they are taking many plantation programs. They have recently planted 3000 pípal trees, 55,555 banyan tree etc.
1. Coromandel International Ltd
This company has started their journey in 1961. They provide crop nutrition solution. It is located in Andhra Pradesh. This company is known for its production of a huge amount of fertilizers to near about 1 million tons. Coromandel has 8 units in various locations like Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Tamilnadu and Gujarat. They have held the second position in the phosphatic fertilizers. They have Mana Gromor centers through which they have spread their business into the remote area. They have an annual turnover of 11500 crores.
These ten companies are very famous as fertilizer companies. They include both private and government. With the rise in pollution and much other reason, agriculture needs more fertilizers. For better productivity, plants need good fertilizers otherwise they are incapable of producing good foods. These companies not only provide quality products but they are also stressing over less polluted products. So that the products are not harmful for consumption.