In the year 1967, VBC Group started as a partnership firm in the name of Vizag Bottling Company to carry on the business of bottling and distribution of soft drinks from Visakhapatnam under a franchise agreement with Parle Exports Limited, Mumbai.
The partnership firm was converted into a private limited company in the year 1971 and subsequently into a public limited company in the year 1986. In order to reflect the diversified activities of Vizag Bottling Company Limited, the name was changed to VBC Industries Limited in 1987 and the company has set up a chemical division at Ponnada, subsequently into a public limited company in the year 1986.
The acronym “VBC” stands for Vizag Bottling Company. The VBC group, a reputed industrial house in Andhra Pradesh with more than three decades standing, is a professionally managed conglomerate.
In order to reflect the diversified activities of Vizag Bottling Company Limited, the name was changed to VBC Industries Limited in 1987 and the company has set up a chemical division at Ponnada, Srikakkulam District of Andhra Pradesh to manufacture Ammonium Nitrate Prills and Nitric Acid in the year 1992-93, with the technical assistance from Norsk Hydro of Norway and UHDE GMBH of Germany. With a view to step into power generation, coal washeries business and to augment equity needs of power projects, the chemical division was hived off in March, 2000, as a part of business restructure & re-engineering.
The success of bottling business made the company not only to expand the bottling activity but also to diversify into new areas of business, i.e., Deep Sea Fishing, Marine Food Processing, Marine Food Exports, Laminated Jute Bags, Manufacture of Ferro Alloys, etc.
The VBC Group is a leading global supplier of specialised brazing, and welding filler materials, and manufacturer of innovative and bespoke welding systems. Our core markets are aerospace, electronics, power generation, medical, telecommunication and automotive.
The Group has inculcated quality product manufacture as its way of life and worked on the motto to attain leadership in every area of activity of its domain.
The company is engaged in diversified business through its different divisions:
Group of Companies:
A multi-crore and fast growing industrial conglomerate with an enviable performance committed to leadership and growth through excellence in quality, having interests in Ferro Alloys, Deep Sea Fishing and Marine Food Exports and Financial Services as a part of its VISION 2010 to accomplish the Group's philosophy it is now diversifying into Power, Mining and Coal Washeries.