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Andhra Petrochemicals Ltd.

BSE: 500012 Sector: Industrials
NSE: ANDHRAPET ISIN Code: INE714B01016
BSE 11:09 | 28 Sep 144.50 -0.35
(-0.24%)
OPEN

146.00

HIGH

146.00

LOW

142.00

NSE 05:30 | 01 Jan Andhra Petrochemicals Ltd
OPEN 146.00
PREVIOUS CLOSE 144.85
VOLUME 26788
52-Week high 197.40
52-Week low 29.00
P/E 8.70
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 1,228
Buy Price 144.50
Buy Qty 33.00
Sell Price 144.80
Sell Qty 10.00
OPEN 146.00
CLOSE 144.85
VOLUME 26788
52-Week high 197.40
52-Week low 29.00
P/E 8.70
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 1,228
Buy Price 144.50
Buy Qty 33.00
Sell Price 144.80
Sell Qty 10.00

Andhra Petrochemicals Ltd. (ANDHRAPET) - Company History

Incorporated on 18 Apr.'84 Andhra Petrochemicals was jointly promoted by Harish Chandra Prasad of Andhra Sugars and the Andhra Pradesh Industrial Development Corporation.With a capacity of 30000 tpa the Rs 150-cr project planned to manufacture oxo-alcohol was set up with a licence from Davy McKee London. The project went on stream in Oct.'93 with a cost overrun of Rs 45 cr. To finance this the company came out with a rights issue in Jan.'93.1994-95 was its first full year of operations. 2-ethyl hexanol of the family of oxo-alcohol finds application in the manufacture of plasticisers which are used as additives to PVC and also in stabilisers acrylates finishing compounds for printing inks emulsion paints tube additives and surfactants.N-Butanal of the family of oxo-alcohol is used in rubber chemicals printing inks resins and urethane catalysts adhesives and varnishes pharmaceuticals and in dyes and pesticides. During the year 1996 major replacement was undertaken to improve plant performance. As per conversion of term loan into equity shares the company has converted a sum Rs 13 cr out of loans into fully paid up equity shares at par on Mar'96. The Andhra Sugars Ltd. (Promoter Company) contributed Rs 13 cr under financial restructuring plan and 8873720 equity shares were issued at a premium of Rs 4.65 per share under preferential allotment on Jun'96.The installed capacity of Oxo Alcohols increased by 6000 MT during 2000-2001.

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