Clariant in India, headquartered in Mumbai, operates in the businesses areas of Care Chemicals (BU Industrial & Consumer Specialties), Plastics & Coatings (BU Pigments, BU Masterbatches, BU Additives), Natural Resources (BU Functional Minerals, BL Mining Services) and Catalysis (BU Catalysts). The company has manufacturing units at several locations in India, spread across Vashere & Roha in Maharashtra; Cuddalore in Tamil Nadu; Rania, Kalol & Nandesari in Gujarat; Nagda in Madhya Pradesh; Bonthapally in Telangana and Edayar in Kerala.
With dedicated Application Centers and a state-of-the-art Regional Innovation Center in Mumbai, the company aims to co-create tailor-made solutions for the industry. The Regional Innovation Center is part of Clariant's Global Innovation Network.
In 2018, Clariant inaugurated its new Greenfield Healthcare Packaging production plant in Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu. The facility will offer Desiccants and link our customers to Clariant's global packaging design capabilities. Pharmaceutical regulatory compliance and consistent quality is the hallmark of our offerings to the customers. The new plant will primarily serve globally active generic and branded pharmaceutical companies operating in India, as well as the domestic Indian pharmaceutical market.
Clariant in India is also actively engaged in various community initiatives supporting education, nutrition and employability.
BUSINESS ENTITIES IN INDIA:
Clariant Chemicals (India) Ltd, is a public listed company with 51% of the shares held by Clariant International and its group companies. This entity generated sales of INR 10.68 billion (fiscal year 2016-17) and includes the businesses: Pigments, Masterbatches and Additives
Clariant (India) Ltd, is a 100% subsidiary of Clariant AG, which includes the businesses: Industrial & Consumer Specialties, Functional Minerals and Mining Services.
Clariant Medical Specialties (India) Ltd, is a 100% subsidiary of Clariant Group, which includes the business line: Healthcare Packaging.
Clariant’s Catalysts business in India is present as a JV with Süd-Chemie India Pvt Ltd and Clariant International.