Indo Gulf, the agri-input business of Aditya Birla Nuvo, manufactures and markets urea, agricultural seeds, and agrochemicals. The goal of the business is to become a 'total agri-solutions provider' offering a full range of agri-inputs - fertilisers, seeds, agrochemicals and specialties from sowing to harvesting. Indo Gulf's manufacturing facility operates at more than 100% capacity utilisation and has manufactured 10,21,447 tonnes of urea in 2014-15.
The Aditya Birla Group is No. 1 in Carbon Black - every second car in the world runs on a tyre made with carbon black from Birla Carbon. Its current footprint extends across 12 countries in 5 continents with 16 manufacturing facilities and a combined annual production capacity of over 2 million tonnes.
Among the top 5 cement producers globally, and the No. 1 producer in India of ready mix concrete, grey and white cement. With 2.7 million bags dispatched daily, Aditya Birla Ultratech's cement has been used to develop some of India's most prominent landmarks.
Aditya Birla Chemicals is a leading manufacturer of bulk and specialty chemicals and viscose filament yarn. The business is spread across multiple manufacturing locations in four countries - India, Thailand, Germany and China - with products sold in 63 countries across the globe. It is a market leader in the chlor-alkali segment in India, No. 2 in viscose filament yarn and is the third largest manufacturer in the world in sulphites. Its product portfolio includes chlor-alkali, sulphites, chlorine derivatives, peroxides, epoxy resins, fluorine chemicals, phosphates and phosphoric acid, and viscose filament yarn.
Aditya Birla Insulators is the fourth-largest producer of electrical insulators in the world. Its extensive product range includes hollow, solid core, disc, pin, and post insulators, which find applications in substation equipment and in transmission systems.
The Aditya Birla Group's Essel Mining & Industries Limited (EMIL), established in 1950, is amongst the largest iron ore mining companies in the non-captive private sector and the largest producer of noble ferro alloys in India. EMIL holds a leading position in the Indian mining industry for its superior mining techniques, world-class facilities, new generation mining equipment and technology, and scale and flexibility of its operations and systems. Its commitment to sustainable development has seen the company venture into wind power generation.
Essel Mining & Industries Limited EMIL forayed into power generation in 2005 by installing 75-MW windmills at Dhule in Maharashtra, demonstrating EMIL's commitment to the environment and sustainable development. The Aditya Birla Group announced a partnership with The Abraaj Group (Abraaj), a leading investor operating in global growth markets, to build a large scale renewable energy platform focused on developing utility-scale solar power plants in India.
The Aditya Birla Group is the world's largest producer of viscose staple fibre (VSF) and viscose filament yarn (VFY). The Group ranks among the top three quality producers of acrylic fibres: Grasim is India's pioneer in VSF production, Indian Rayon is the second-largest producer of VFY in India and Thai Acrylic Fibre produces more than 30 different types of fibres.