Company History - Excel Crop Care
- Excel Crop Care was set up in 2003 and actively promotes Integrated
Pest Management (IPM) to Indian farmers.
-Australian chemicals and crop protection major Nufarm Ltd is in
final stages of price negotiations with Excel Crop Care Ltd, the
agri-product company under the Excel group, to acquire a 14.7% stake
in the latter. Nufarm has proposed to acquire the stake in Excel Crop
Care from the Shroff family, the promoters of the company.
-Excel Crop Care Ltd stock on July 28, 2004 saw volume and price
surge on major bourses on expectation that the company was in process
of establishing a business tie-up with Bufarm, the 10th largest crop
protection company in the world and an international leader in
-In the consolidating scenario of the agrochemicals industry, Excel
Crop Care's decision to pick up 25 per cent equity holding in Aimco
Pesticides stems from its need to step up capacity.
-Excel Crop Care Limited has informed that Mr. Pravin D Desai has
been appointed as a Company Secretary in place of Mr. V K Parmar with
effect from March 29. Further, the Company has informed that, Mr.
Pravin D Desai shall also be the Compliance Officer of the Company.
- Excel Crop Care Ltd has appointed Mr. Ninad D Gupte on the Board of
Directors of the Company on December 03, 2008.
- Corporate office has been shifted to:13 & 14, Aradhana Industrial
Development Corporation, Near Virwani Industrial Estate,Goregaon
(East), Mumbai - 400 063.
-Company recommended a dividend of Rs.6.25/- per equity share of
Rs.5/- each (Previous Year: Rs.5/- per share).
- Mr. Ninad D. Gupte has been appointed as Joint Managing Director
for a period of three years with from August 1, 2012.
-Excel Crop Care Ltd has recommended a dividend of Rs. 3/- per equity
-Mr. Brian Benson and Mr. Mohit Bhuteria have been appointed as
directors of the Company.
-Excel Crop Care Ltd has recommended a dividend of Rs. 12.50 per
-Started production of Quinalphos Technical commenced manufacture of
bio-products Trichoderma HR and Pseudomonas