Group Profile

Adventz Group, a diversified multi-business conglomerate, is led by Mr Saroj Kumar Poddar. Adventz was consolidated in 2011 by the coming together of some of India’s most renowned companies, including Zuari and Texmaco groups, repositioned under one brand name. Adventz Group is a 3 billion USD conglomerate, which is transforming key growth sectors of Indian economy and impacting the lives of customers. The Group has a pan India presence in sectors including fertilisers and agrochemicals, engineering, infrastructure, real estate and consumer durables. It has nine major manufacturing units throughout the country and a cosmopolitan 6,000-plus-strong committed workforce. Adventz Group identifies itself as an agent of nation building by creating a responsible business for the progress of the Country and its citizen.

Agro Chemical Manufacturing Leaders

Adventz is India’s largest Private Sector fertilizer conglomerates with a highly integrated setup led by Zuari Agro Chemicals. The Group has five major manufacturing spread across in locations like Goa, Karnataka, Odisha and Maharashtra, producing over 4 million tonnes of agri inputs products annually. Adventz has a formidable pan India presence, with iconic brands such as Jai Kisaan, Jai Kisaan- Navratna and Jai Kisaan- Mangala. Adventz Agri Business has set pace for last-mile connectivity with farmers with own retail chain of agribusiness hubs, the Jai Kisaan Junctions. Jai Kisaan, is the philosophy of Adventz Agri-Business. The vision is to create value for farmers and stakeholders by providing integrated agri solutions to all farm needs. Jai Kisaan has created an emotional bond with all Indian farmers by working at grass root level for the past 50 years. Adventz Agri Business seek to connect more closely with our farmers with the launch of our Jai Kisaan mobile application with an aim to provide advisory services. This is a significant new move by our Group to help grow the income and well-being of the farmers.

Engineering & Infra Capabilities

Adventz is playing a transformational role in nation building, with its extensive industrial and process engineering capabilities. The Adventz Group has a cherished lineage as an engineering power house and date back to the founding of the legendary industry major -- Texmaco Ltd -- in 1939. Since then, the Group’s resplendent legacy has been renewed and re-energised many times over by a formidable clutch of engineering companies led by Texmaco Rail and Engineering Ltd (Tex Rail), the demerged engineering and steel foundry entity of erstwhile Texmaco Ltd. Tex Rail has two specialized division Kalindee Rail Nirman (Engineers) & Bright Power Projects, thus making Texmaco a 360 degree railway EPC service provider. The Adventz Group’s other engineering entity is Simon India Ltd, which is in the business of Engineering & Construction of Process Plants, Infrastructure Projects, Chemical, Fertilizer, Oil & Gas, Petrochemicals, Power Projects & Cement Projects.

Other Expertise

Real Estate: Zuari Infraworld India Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Zuari Global Ltd, flagship of the Adventz Group and Texmaco Infrastructure and Holdings Ltd, represent the Group’s foray into the realty sector. Adventz is developing projects across India as well as in Dubai. Some of the leading projects under Adventz Group’s real estate verticals are Zuari Garden City, Zuari Rain Forest and Adventz Down Town.

Lifestyle: Adventz furniture brand Zuari is sold through a mammoth network of 60 distributors and 900 dealerships across India. The exquisite interior range is also exported to Europe, US, the Middle East, ASEAN and SAARC countries. In 2017 Adventz in a joint venture with Forte-Poland has incorporated Forte Furniture India Pvt Ltd, with an objective to manufacture high quality furniture of global standard. Adventz also incorporated Hettich India Pvt Ltd in joint venture with Hettich Germany. With a range of over 15,000 high quality products, group company Hettich India is the market leader in furniture fittings and hardware and also controls Hettich operations in Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Nepal and Maldives.

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Adventz is the beginning of many more beginnings.

"Agriculture, Engineering and Infrastructure, Real Estate, Consumer Durables and Financial Services are the key drivers of our economy. As India surges ahead, one name will lead and unleash a wave of transformation across these core sectors; be it sowing seeds of change in agriculture, reshaping infrastructure or improving the quality of life. Adventz is here to give India a never-before advantage and its future, a never before assurance."

Saroj Kumar Poddar, Chairman