Nirma Ltd.

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Nirma Ltd. was set up in 1969 by Dr. Karsanbhai K. Patel and it has grown to become one of the leading FMCG companies in India. Nirma Ltd. is mainly involved in the business of producing toiletries and detergents. The company also manufactures a wide range of industrial products.

According to records of 2004, Nirma Ltd had a significant 20% share in the soap segment and around 38% share in the detergent segment. This has been possible due to the fact that the company has always made determined efforts to provide high quality products to its customers at reasonable prices. Nirma Ltd. has six production units that are spread all over the country and are of world class standard. The company has achieved in toilet soaps, the volume of around 100,000 each year, as in 2004.

The yearly sales of Nirma Ltd. came to about 800,000 tons, in 2004. The company's annual turnover amounted to ` 25,000 crores and its base of employee stood at 14,000, in 2004. The turnover of Nirma Ltd. amounted to ` 2244.11 crore in 2005- 2006 and the next year, this figure came to ` 2539.29 crore. The net profit of the company stood at ` 241.38 crore in 2005- 2006 and the next year, this figure came to ` 109.12 crore. The Chairman of Nirma Ltd. is Dr. Karsanbhai K. Patel and the Vice Chairman is Shri Rakesh K Patel.

Industrial products manufactured by Nirma Ltd. are:

  • Sodium Silicate
  • Sulfuric Acid
  • Pure salt
  • Vacuum Evaporated Iodized Salt
  • Glycerin
  • Alfa Olefin Sulfonate
  • Single Super Phosphate
  • Soda Ash
  • Linear Alkyl Benzene

Consumer products manufactured by Nirma Ltd. are:

  • Soaps
  • Salt
  • Detergents
  • Scouring products

Contact details of Nirma Ltd.:

Nirma House
Ashram Road
Ahmedabad - 380 009
Gujarat - India.
E-mail : [email protected]

Last Updated on 3/16/2011