The Oudh Sugar Mills Limited (OSML), incorporated on July 26, 1932, belongs to the renowned K K Birla Group of companies. The K K Birla Group is a major player in key industries like fertilizers, chemicals, heavy engineering, textiles, shipping, media etc. apart from sugar.
From a modest beginning in 1932, OSML has grown to become the pioneers in the sugar industry. It is one of the largest and rapidly growing company in the sugar industry.
The first sugar mill of the company was set up at Hargaon (District Sitapur, Uttar Pradesh) with a crushing capacity of 400 tcd. It further established a distillery at Hargaon in 1945. Subsequently, the company purchased a sugar factory namely Rosa Sugar Works at Rosa (Dist. Shahjahanpur, Uttar Pradesh) in 1976 with a crushing capacity of 1000 tcd. In 1984, The New Swadeshi Sugar Mills Limited having a sugar mill, distillery at Narkatiaganj (District West Champaran Bihar), a fruit and vegetable canning factory at Allahabad and a paint factory under lease at Calcutta was merged with the company. Over the period it had expanded its capacities of sugar production, industrial alcohol/ethanol and canning products.
Through organic and inorganic modes of growth, the company has cautiously but consistently grown from a single unit sugar manufacturing company to a company having four sugar manufacturing units with an aggregate crushing capacity of about 28,700 tonnes of sugarcane per day, two distilleries producing 160 kilo litre per day (KLPD) of industrial alcohol/ethanol, three co-generation power plants with a total capacity of 60 MW, bio-compost plant producing organic fertilizer.
The different sugar mills of the company are located at:
Distilleries of the company are:
Co-Generation Power Plants of the company are:
Product manufactured by the company includes:
Canning Factory: The company has a canning factory at Bamrauli near Allahabad and markets its processed food products under the brand name “MORTON”.
Subsidiaries:The company has four subsidiaries namely-
In 2009 - Commissioned at Hata a new and ultra modern refined sugar plant with an initial cane crushing capacity of 7000 TCD.Enhanced cane crushing capacity to 60 KLPD with Molecular Sieve Dehydration System to produce best quality Ethanol and Rectified Spirit distillery plant at Narkatiaganj.In 2010 - Commissioned a new Co-generation Plant at Hata with a cane crushing capacity of 20 MWIn 2012 Enhanced cane crushing capacity to 8000 TCD at Hata.