Part of the US$100 billion Tata group, Tata Chemicals is a global company with operations in Asia, Europe, Africa and North America. They touch a billion lives through their products and businesses — industrial chemicals, consumer products, agri solutions and nutritional solutions. Tata Chemicals’ 2014-15 turnover was INR170 billion. It is the world’s second-largest producer of soda ash, also one of India’s leading manufacturers in the urea and phosphate fertiliser segments and a key player in specialty fertiliser. Tata Kisan Sansar is Tata Chemicals’ one-stop shop for over 2.6 million farmers in more than 26,000 Indian villages. TCL's farm essentials portfolio today offers a complete suite of solutions for the Indian farmer and touches over 85 percent of India’s arable land. Tata Chemicals makes crop nutrients, including customised fertilisers, urea and phosphatic fertilisers. Subsidiary Rallis India is one of India’s leading providers of crop protection products. Metahelix is a biotech company that produces high quality seeds. Through the Centre for Agri-Solutions and Technology, TCL provides advice on farming solutions and crop nutrition practices.
Yara International ASA has completed its acquisition of Tata Chemicals' urea business in India, marking a significant step forward for its growth ambitions in India.