Godrej industries a part of Godrej group, is India's leading manufacturer of oleochemicals and makes more than a hundred chemicals for use in over two dozen industries. Godrej Group was established in year 1897, it entered in security equipment & soaps segment and is now a $1.875 billion conglomerate.
Godrej group is engaged in chemicals, vegoils & Real Estate. It delivers international quality product, exports its products to North America, South America, Asia, Europe, Australia, and Africa. The company was earlier called Godrej Soaps, then it got de-merged with godrej consumer products & residual and became part of Godrej industries.The company has its manufacturing plant located at facility at Vikhroli, Mumbai, and Maharashtra .It has the capabilities of Fat splitting, Fatty Acid distillation, Fatty Acid fractional distillation, Hydrogenation of Fatty Acids, Sweet water evaporation, Glycerin distillation and Alfa Olefin Sulphonation. It also has a Co- generation plant which satisfies partially its requirements of power and steam.
The greatest advantage Godrej Industries (Chemicals Division) enjoys, thanks to the Vikhroli complex, is a high level of operational flexibility to meet customers' requirements with a short lead time. The facility is well equipped to deliver the products of superior Quality, in time and at competitive price.
The company also has a modern, integrated manufacturing facility at Valia in the Indian state of Gujarat. This faculty uses vegetable oils as the raw material to manufacture Fatty Acids, Glycerin, Fatty Alcohols & Surfactants such as Sodium Lauryl Sulphate, Sodium Lauryl Ether Sulphate & Alpha Olefin Sulphonate. The installed capacity for Fatty Alcohols is 65000 MT per annum which includes a dedicated Export Oriented Unit of 30000 MT.
Godrej Properties: The Company is India’s leading manufacturers of oleo chemicals and over hundreds of different industrial chemicals. With its global reach spreading wings across 40 countries, the company was conferred the prestigious exports award by Chemexcil for 3 consecutive years in 1998-99, 1999-00 and 2000-01.The products in its portfolio are used in a variety of applications: cosmetics, tyres, detergents, pharmaceuticals, cigarettes, toothpaste and more.
Godrej Consumer Products: Godrej Properties was incepted in 1990 with an aim of providing ultra-modern townships to discerning customers at affordable prices. It adheres to a simple philosophy of providing exemplary service based on the optimal use of available resources.
Godrej Hershey: Godrej Hershey is one of the most respected business conglomerates established in 2006 with a prime focus on the food division. The range of products from the house of Godrej Hershey covers a number of popular products in the segment of Confectionery, Non Carbonated Beverages, Cooking Aids, Packet Tea and Edible Oil. Godrej Agrovet: Godrej Agrovet, formerly a division of Godrej Soaps was reformed in 1971 with a focus on the agricultural sector. Over the years this division has developed a close relationship with farmers with its innovative offerings in the form of animal feed, oil palm plantations, agrochemicals and poultry
Chemicals-- Godrej continues its century old tradition of innovation with the manufacture of oleochemicals for the first time in India (Since 1963). Godrej Industries (Chemicals Division) is the market leader in a range of Oleochemicals in India. It is also the market leader in the product category of Alpha olefin Sulphonate. It is also a major player in the field of Glycerin & Surfactants such as Sodium Lauryl Sulphate (SLS) and Sodium Lauryl Ether Sulphate (SLES). Godrej Industries (Chemicals Division) exports it’s products to more than 60 countries
Vegoil-The company’s vegoil division produces edible oils, vanaspati and bakery fats. The plant has technology that modifies fat to cater to varied customer tastes and requirements, from grainy products to votatorised specialty fats. It contributes 17% share in revenue.
The Real Estate division of the company manages and invests in real estate properties, as well as provides area on lease to corporate customers for business operations. It contributes 7% share in revenue.
Godrej has joint ventured with The Hershey Company of North America to cater in Foods and Beverages segment. Under this it has launched brands like Nutrine, Jumpin, Godrej Xs, Tomato Puree, Godrej Tea, Sofit-Soymilk, etc .
Godrej Industries has recently launched its latest soap variant - Godrej No 1 Saffron and Milk Cream soap. The latest launch in Godrej No.1 franchise, Saffron & Milk cream soap comes in a premium white color enriched with richness of Saffron and milk cream combined with Natural oils to give its users soft skin with a natural glow.
GIL has been accredited with ISO 27001 for its Information Security Management System by BSI, a global certifying agency.
Godrej Industries (GIL) has received a 'Lifetime Achievement Award ' for their outstanding track record in Chemicals Exports, from CHEMEXCIL.