Agriculture continues to remain mainstay of economy from employment andlivelihood perspective. Therefore Our Company consistently focuses on changingpreferences and needs of farmers adding value to its products and cautiously addressingthe environmental concerns. Our Company is engaged in diverse business activities like todo production through high quality plant breeding for quality seed production with strongR & D activities and improvement of new technologies.
Our Company is engaged in seed business since 2004 having its vision tobe an Indian respected by farming communities worldwide. Our Company aims at developingvalue added hybrid seeds to enhance the productivity and value of seed crop for better upliftment of farming community. Our Company has its own R & D Center recognized byDepartment of Scientific and Industrial Research Technology Government of India NewDelhi for research and development programme. Our steady investments in bolster R & Dinitiatives have translated into encouraging outcomes. We have witnessed remarkablesuccess in major crops like cumin sesame wheat gram and bajra and vegetable seeds likeTomato Okra Bottle Gourd Chilly Bitter Gourd Brinjal Cluster bean Cowpea andWatermelon. We are focusing on India's predominantly agricultural belts to enhanceour business opportunities.
We have strengthened our seed business with increasing investment inR&D and marketing. Our Company is having strong marketing network to fulfil the demandof its quality seeds from domestic farmers.
We will continue to push forward the transformation accelerate ourstrategic realignment and further consolidate our market positions of core businessesseek mutual benefit with our customers and clients bring more value to our shareholdersand make more contributions to nation and community.
Let's join our hands to create glorious future.
Most of our hybrid seeds expand the addressable acreage with theirability to produce under biotic and abiotic climatic conditions of the country. Over theyears we have positioned ourselves credibly in the market place due to creation of INDO USBrand's salience by delivering the right products at right place. For instance thetwo hybrid cotton seeds Indo US 955 and Indo US 927 which we introduced in 2010 and 2011respectively still garner sizable market share.
More than 51 people at INDO US are responsible for the growing successof the organization. Their knowledge commitment and expertise have helped bring ourfuturistic innovation to life. They are integral to our vibrant business model assistingand collaborating with the farmers located at the last mile of our country. We excel tobuild deeper relationship with our employees and work seamlessly to improve ourperformance and drive market leadership.
At INDO US social responsibility and sustainability remain at the coreof everything we do. Our team of volunteers undertakes various projects and initiatives toaddress the underprivileged community in rural areas across fields like educationagriculture and skill development etc. Social inclusion and community engagement form animportant element of our business model and we are passionate to make a positivedifference in various ways we can.
As we remain steadfast on our future targets I would again like toreiterate the insights and expertise of our team across the operations of the Company. Iwould also like to thank the farmers who continue to repose their faith and trust in ourcompany.
We shall continue to invest in innovation and drive sustainableagriculture development of the nation. I thank the Board's and leadership team'shard work and commitment for their stewardship and contribution for INDO US'sustained growth. I would also like to acknowledge the investors for their ongoing trustand support enabling us to take strategic long-term decisions that ensure value-creationin the foresight.