Zuari Agro Chemicals Ltd was founded by eminent Indian industrialist Late Dr KK Birla in 1967, and the manufacturing operations started in 1974. The products of Zuari are being sold by the brand- Jai Kisaan.
Today it is the flagship company of Adventz Group and leading the agriculture vertical of the Group, under the leadership of Mr. Saroj Kumar Poddar. Zuari is a single-window agricultural solution provider, and partners with Indian farmers for progress and prosperity. It enables agricultural selfsufficiency and economic independence by providing fertilisers that are both affordable and effective. Zuari is committed to effective utilization of resources and innovative initiatives for the well-being of the farming community.
The success of Zuari is credited to the dynamic team that helms the company. The eminent board of directors supported by a team of executives and staff ensure that the Zuari family constantly grows towards the vision of prosperity for the Indian farmer
Paradeep Phosphates Limited (PPL) is a joint venture between Indian Government and Zuari Maroc Phosphates Private Limited (ZMPPL), a 50:50 partnership between Maroc Phosphore S.A., Morocco and Zuari Agro Chemicals Limited. The government of India holds 19.55% of shares while 80.45 % shares are held by Zuari Maroc Phosphates Pvt Ltd.
Mangalore Chemicals and Fertilizers Limited (MCF) is a subsidiary of the Company. ZACL holds 54.03% equity shares. MCF is the largest manufacturer of chemical fertilizers in the state of Karnataka.
Gobind Sugar Mills Limited (GSML), one of the oldest sugar companies in the country, was established in 1952. The sugar mill at Aira Estate in Lakhimpur Kheri district, Uttar Pradesh has a crushing capacity of 10,000 tonnes of sugarcane per day. Armed with the state-of-theart co-generation plant, Gobind Sugar Mills, in its new avatar, is raring to touch new horizons as it gears up to begin an era of intelligent innovation with renewed vigour and unparalleled enthusiasm.