Zuari Agro Chemicals Ltd was founded by eminent Indian industrialist Late Dr KK Birla in 1967, and the manufacturing operations started in 1974. The products of Zuari are being sold by the brand- Jai Kisaan.
Today it is the flagship company of Adventz Group and leading the agriculture vertical of the Group, under the leadership of Mr. Saroj Kumar Poddar. Zuari is a single-window agricultural solution provider, and partners with Indian farmers for progress and prosperity. It enables agricultural selfsufficiency and economic independence by providing fertilisers that are both affordable and effective. Zuari is committed to effective utilization of resources and innovative initiatives for the well-being of the farming community.
The success of Zuari is credited to the dynamic team that helms the company. The eminent board of directors supported by a team of executives and staff ensure that the Zuari family constantly grows towards the vision of prosperity for the Indian farmer
Paradeep Phosphates Limited (PPL) is a subsidiary joint venture Zuari Maroc Phosphates Private Limited (ZMPPL). ZMPPL holds 56.10% in PPL. PPL is listed on BSE Limited and National Stock Exchange of India Limited.
Mangalore Chemicals and Fertilizers Limited (MCF) is a subsidiary of the Company. ZACL holds 54.03% equity shares. MCF is the largest manufacturer of chemical fertilizers in the state of Karnataka.