Adani Enterprises Ltd. (AEL), formerly known as Adani Exports started out as a partnership firm in 1988, and attained joint stock company status in 1993. AEL’s IPO in 1994 was oversubscribed 25 times over, a sign of the immense trust that shareholders and the market placed on it. Its trade desks handle a diverse and voluminous product portfolio with expertise. Through time-conscious delivery, quality-driven process systems, complete reliability and uncommon levels of commitment to customer satisfaction, AEL gained success and a rock-solid reputation in markets around the world. On one hand, AEL has achieved the critical mass needed to carry out sizable transactions demanded by its global clients, while on the other; it maintains the entrepreneurial drive that has given it an edge in Asia and Europe. From a single commodity company, AEL, today, has evolved into a brand representing a wide range of commodities and services.
AEL is the flagship company of the Adani Group. Accorded the status of a “Five Star Trading House” by Directorate General of Foreign Trade, New Delhi, AEL is the first company to receive such a prestigious status in India.
Though based out of Ahmedabad, India, AEL has operations across the globe. 70 commodities. 60 countries. 30 offices, including 8 overseas offices in USA, UAE, China, Singapore, Indonesia, Mauritius and Myanmar. AEL is truly a diversified asset backed commodities trader, sourcing, producing, marketing and transporting them across the globe.
AEL aims at creating multiple drivers of growth anchored on its time-tested core competencies: unmatched distribution reach, superior brand-building capabilities, effective supply chain management and acknowledged service skills.
AEL has systematically de-risked its commodity trading portfolio to avoid pressure on its margins by venturing into asset backed commodity trading. AEL’s strategic forays into new businesses have garnered a significant share of these emerging high-growth markets in India. Today, the Adani Group has a diversified presence in five business sectors: Power, Oil & Gas, Real Estate, Agro & Metals and Minerals. The Shipping business acts as the backbone to its various businesses, exemplifying the required cohesiveness of knowledge based enterprise and a people driven entity.
With growth plans clearly chalked out, the Group intends to fully leverage its capacities and the vast available opportunities currently available in the new economy.
The Adani Group, is one of the fastest growing professionally owned enterprises in India and in the global arena.The journey from a being a India’s most trusted trading house to a diversified conglomerate is fast, yet memorable. Its growth has been organic leading to a synergy among its business units, making them more productive and competitive together.
Business area of the company includes:
Power Generation- The Company's operations in the Power sector primarily are concerned with Power trading. AEL has been awarded highest category 'F' inter-state license for trading in power by the Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC) in 2003, wherein the company can undertake trading of more than 1,000 Million Units of electricity during the year with transmission priority on national grid, covering the jurisdiction of the entire country for next 25 years.
Coal- The Company's operations in the Power sector primarily are concerned with Coal trading. Adani Enterprises is the largest Integrated Coal Manager for a large body of Power Producers and other users. Although India is one of the largest coal consuming and producing nations in the world, it heavily depends on imported coal. As the power demand soars, the importance of coal increases in the overall Power value chain.
Agro - AEL is one the leading trading houses in agro commodities such as grains, pulses, castor and soya. It has presence in Europe, Japan, Korea, China, USA, Canada, Australia, South East Asia, Middle East, South Asia and almost all over India.
The Adani Group is engaged in the business of :
The awards and recognition to the Adani Group: