Gujarat Gas Company was incorporated on January 17, 1980 under the name of Gujarat Amico Chem and obtained the certificate for commencement of business on August 14, 1980. It was promoted by Mafatlal Fine Spinning & Manufacturing Co. and GIIC to implement the Ankleshwar & Bharuch National Gas distribution project by entering into an agreement on December 21, 1987. Erstwhile a part of BG group, the company was acquired by an integrated gas major GSPC group on June 12,2013.
The company became a subsidiary of MIL on acquisition of 6,12,000 equity shares of Rs 10 each effective January 28, 1991. The company was allotted 1,70,000 CMD of national gas for Ankleshwar Branch project and 3,00,000 CMD of national gas for the Surat project. The name was changed to Gujarat Gas Co. on June 8, 1998.
The corporate office of the company is in Ahmedabad and its area of operations is spread in the districts of Surat and Bharuch.