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Hindustan Vegetable Oils Corporation Limited

The Hindustan Vegetable Oils Corporation Ltd.(HVOC) was incorporated under the Companies Act, 1956 on 31-3-1984 as a Public Limited Company fully owned by the Government of India to take over the undertakings of the Amritsar Oil Works , Amritsar and the Ganesh Flour Mills Company Limited, Delhi which were nationalized in 1982 and 1984 respectively. Prior to nationalization, the management of ... Read More »

Food Corporation of India

Food Corporation of India is one of the largest corporations in India and probably the largest supply chain management in Asia (Second in world ) . It operates through 5 zonal offices and 24 regional offices. Each year, the Food Corporation of India purchases roughly 15 to 20 per cent of India’s wheat output and 12 to 15 per cent of ... Read More »

Central Warehousing Corporation

Central Warehousing Corporation was established during 1957 to provide logistics support to the agricultural sector. It is a publicWarehouse operator offering logistics services to diverse group of clients. CWC operates 464 Warehouses across the country with a storage capacity of 10.64 million tonnes providing warehousing services. These services includes foodgrain warehouses, industrial warehousing, custom bonded warehouses, container freight stations, inland clearance depots and aircargo complexes. ... Read More »

State Farms Corporation of India Limited

The origin of State Farms Corporation of India Limited (SFCI) goes back to 1956 when first mechanized farm was established in the Thar Desert of Rajasthan with the machinery gifted by erstwhile USSR on the eve of the visit of Marshal Bulganin. While inaugurating the first farm at Suratgarh in 1956, the first Prime Minister of India Late Pt. Jawahar ... Read More »

National Seeds Corporation Limited

National Seeds Corporation (NSC) is a Schedule ‘B’-Miniratna Category-I company wholly owned by Government of India under the administrative control of Ministry of Agriculture. NSC was established in 1963 to undertake production of foundation and certified seeds. At present, it is undertaking production of certified seeds of nearly 600 varieties of 60 crops through its registered seed growers. There are ... Read More »

National Cooperative Development Corporation

The National Cooperative Development Corporation (NCDC) was established by an Act of Parliament in 1963 as a statutory Corporation under the Ministry of Agriculture. NCDC Act has been further amended which will broad base the area of operation of the Corporation to assist different types of cooperatives and to expand its financial base. NCDC will now be able to finance projects ... Read More »

Coconut Development Board

Coconut Development Board is a statutory body established by the Government of India for the integrated development of coconut production and utilization in the country with focus on productivity increase and product diversification. The Board which came into existence on 12th January 1981, functions under the administrative control of the Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India, with its Headquarters at Kochi in Kerala and Regional ... Read More »