Incorporated in Jan.'79 as a private limited company and converted into a public limited company in Sep.'92, GOM Industries (formerly Gwalior Oil Mills) is promoted by Ramubhai N Patel, Atul R Patel and Nimesh R Patel.
The company set up a plant at Indore, Madhya Pradesh (inst. cap. : 2700 tpa of synthetic resins and 300 tpa processed oils). It came out with a public issue in Feb.'93 to part-finance this project. Production of synthetic resins and processed oils commenced in Jan.'92. It has also taken on lease from Gwalior Oil Mills, a similar plant situated at Indore with an installed capacity of 4000 tpa of synthetic resins and 1440 tpa of processed oil, alongwith all infrastructure and plant and machinery.
On 23rd January, 1999 the Company entered into a joint venture with Solutia Inc., USA, a fortune 500 Company and a world leader in the manufacture of amino cross linkers & flow modifiers.
In 1998-99, the Company was awarded ISO 9002 Certification.