Chemicals & Plastics

Ce-Chem Pharmaceuticals is planning to set up a bulk drugs unit at Dobaspet industrial area in Bengaluru rural district of Karnataka. Project is estimated to cost Rs 20 crore and will spread over two acre of land.Company is awaiting land allotment from the state government. The consultant, contractor, and machinery supplier yet to be finalised. […]

Thirumalai Chemicals has decided to establish a manufacturing facility for production of Phthalic Anhydride at Dahej in Gujarat. Facility will have a capacity of about 60,000 tpa. The project will be implemented in phases.First phase of the project is likely to be completed during the financial year 2018-2019. Investment will be funded from internal accruals. […]

NIC Bioscience is planning to set up a speciality chemicals unit at Panoli village in Bharuch district of Gujarat. Proposed chemical unit will have a capacity of 100 tpd. The project worth Rs 10 crore will spread over 1,618.95 sq. meter of land.Company is awaiting environmental clearance for the project. Work is expected to begin […]

Nasense Labs is planning to expand its manufacturing capacity at Jeedimetla in Hyderabad district, Telangana. It intends to raise the active pharmaceutical ingredients and other fine chemicals manufacturing capacity from 54 tpa to 3,605 tpa.Project involves implementation of a 60 kld effluent treatment plant. The estimated cost of the project is Rs 39.80 crore. Related […]

Balaji Steroids & Hormones is setting up a dexamethasone sodium phosphate unit at Pithampur in Indore district of Madhya Pradesh. The unit, being set up at an investment of Rs 15 crore, will have a capacity of 30 tpa. Work on the project is underway and is expected to be completed by 28 February, 2018. […]

MKR Distilleries is planning to set up an ethanol unit in West Bengal. Work on the project will commence by August 2017. Project worth Rs 43.33 crore, with a capacity of 60 kilo ltr per day, will come up at Chakparan in South 24 Parganas district of West Bengal. Project will spread over seven acre […]

Union Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilisers is planning to revise the Petroleum, Chemicals and Petrochemicals Industrial Region (PCPIR) policy 2007 after three of the four PCPIRs failed to achieve the “desired success”. Rajeev Kapoor, Secretary, Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals, said barring Dahej PCPIR, where the anchor tenant ONGC Petro-additions Ltd (OPaL) has initiated operations, […]

DCM Shriram has received an environmental approval to set up a molasses-based distillery in Hardoi District of Uttar Pradesh along with a cogeneration power plant. The proposal is to set up 200 kilolitres per day (klpd) molasses-based distillery and 6 MW co-generation power plant at Hariawan village. “The environment ministry has given approval based on […]

Potable rpt potable alcohol has been kept out of the Goods and Services tax (GST) regime but industrial alcohol, including ethanol, will be taxed at 18 per cent once the new regime rolls out from scheduled July 1, Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia said today. The government has kept potable alcohol or alcohol for human consumption […]

Indian agrochemical companies are looking to replicate the success that the country’s generic drug makers have had with medicines going off patent. They want to exploit the opportunity opening up with the patent expiry of several significant agrochemicals in the North and Latin American markets. Falling commodity prices have been driving the US and Latin […]