History of Indofil

History of Indofil

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A canvas of memory & culture 1962-2012

1962

  • Indofil Chemicals Limited was incorporated as a Subsidiary of Rohm & Haas Co., USA.

1965

  • First EBDC plant was commissioned at Thane with capacity of 1500 MT for production of Mancozeb, Zineb and Maneb.

1972

  • First expansion carried out to increase the production capacity of EBDC Plant at Thane to 3000 MT

1983

  • Product management concept was introduced at Indofil.

1986

  • A Crop Care concept was introduced at Indofil with a sustained campaign of pesticide use in large number of crops in India.

1991

  • Re-introduction of Mancozeb 75 WP under the brand name of Indofil M-45.

1992

  • First container of Mancozeb 80 WP was shipped to Holland.

1993

  • First International Registration was received for the product Indofil M-45 in Bangladesh.

1994

  • Second expansion of EBDC plant capacity at Thane to 14000 MT.

1996

  • First European registration was received in Belgium for Mancozeb 80 WP.

2002

  • Third Expansion of EBDC plant at thane to produce 18000 MT of EBDC.

2003

  • First synthesis plant commissioned with production of Tricyclazole.

2004

  • Construction chemical is started as new vertical in SPCD business.

2006

  • Mancozeb was approved for sale in European Union (EU).
  • R&D received NABL (National Accreditation Board for Calibration of Laboratories).
  • Accreditation to analytical laboratory.

2007

  • Indofil Chemicals Company was seperated from Modipon Ltd to become a Division of Indofil Organic Industries Ltd.

2008

  • Indofil redefined growth strategy under guidance of a new Board of Directors and with help of Bain and Company.
  • Indofil’s Cymoxanil was approved in European Union(EU).

2009

  • Commissioning of green field plant at Dahej.

2010

  • The name of Indofil Organic Industries Ltd. is changed to Indofil Industries Ltd.

2011

  • Indofil’s Myclobutanil was approved in European Union and US regisration for Mancozeb was received.
  • Pilot Plant commissioned in Thane.
  • Indobaijin Chemicals Private Ltd. (Indobaijin) is incorporated as a joint venture with Shanghai Baijin Chemical Group Company, China as the other Partner and Technology Provider.

2012

  • Acquisition of European Dithane business from Dow Agrosciences LLc., USA. for catering to European markets.
  • Indobaijin started constrution of the Carbondisulfide (Cs2) manufacturing plant at Dahej.
  • Product Cemento (RDP) is launched by SPCD.