Favorable policies boost India’s Chemical industry

Dhrub Thakur | Company Secretary - Head Legal Compliance | Maier+Vidorno Updated in September 2017 India is the seventh largest producer of chemicals worldwide and third largest producer in Asia. The country’s chemical sector in 2016 accounted to $139 billion and is expected to grow to $403 [...]


Foreign investors betting on the Indian Chemical Industry

By contributing around 3% to India’s GDP the Indian Chemical Industry is one of the most important contributors to the country’s economic development. In terms of domestic production and exports, the Indian chemical sector is ranked 3rd in Asia and 7th in the world. The Industry is divided into several [...]


The Transforming Chemical Industry

The Indian Chemical Industry aims to double its share in global chemical industry to 5%-6% by 2021. Growing at 9%, the industry has enormous growth potential. India is one of the top five producers of agrochemicals, polymers and plastics, dyes and various organic and inorganic chemicals in the world. The [...]


Petrochemical hubs to boost Chemical Industry in India

Since the Chemical Industry is providing material to almost every other industry, it is an essential part of every economy which is also the case for India. The Indian Chemical sector is well-established and the 3rd largest producer of Chemicals in Asia. The Government of India wants to increase the [...]


Indian Chemical Industry: Accelerating Growth

Guest author: Tanish Dadhania | Regional Sales Manager - West India | SIMONA AG Indian Chemical Industry is one of the oldest industries in India, which contributes significantly to the industrial and economic growth of the nation. Since the Indian Chemical Industry has numerous forward and backward linkages, it is called the [...]


Glimpse of Indian Specialty Chemicals Industry

Guest author: Ranjan Baruah  | Independent Consultant Specialty Chemicals are a group of “relatively high-value low volume chemicals, known for its end-use performance-enhancing applications”. They are recognized for “what they do” rather than “what they are” as in the case of Basic Chemicals. They provide “solutions “to customer applications, are [...]


Indian Chemical Industry: Rapid Growth Story

According to IBEF, the Indian chemical industry stands as the third largest producer in Asia and 12th in world, in terms of market volume. This industry could grow at 14% per annum from USD 160 billion in 2013 to reach a size of USD 350 billion by 2021. However, is [...]

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