Agriculture continues to remain mainstay of economy from employment and livelihoodperspective. Therefore Our Company consistently focuses on changing preferences and needsof farmers adding value to its products and cautiously addressing the environmentalconcerns. Our Company is engaged in diverse business activities like to do productionthrough high quality plant breeding for quality seed production with strong R & Dactivities and improvement of new technologies.
Our Company is engaged in seed business since 2004 having its vision to be an Indianrespected by farming communities worldwide. Our Company aims at developing value addedhybrid seeds to enhance the productivity and value of seed crop for better upliftment offarming community. Our Company has its own R & D Center recognized by Department ofScientific and Industrial Research Technology Government of India New Delhi for researchand development programme. Our steady investments in bolster R & D initiatives havetranslated into encouraging outcomes. We have witnessed remarkable success in major cropslike cumin sesame wheat gram and bajra and vegetable seeds like Tomato Okra BottleGourd Chilly Bitter Gourd Brinjal Cluster bean Cowpea and Watermelon. We are focusingon India's predominantly agricultural belts to enhance our business opportunities. We havestrengthened our seed business with increasing investment in R&D and marketing. OurCompany is having strong marketing network to fulfil the demand of its quality seeds fromdomestic farmers.
We will continue to push forward the transformation accelerate our strategicrealignment and further consolidate our market positions of core businesses seekmutualbenefit with our customers and clients bring more value to our shareholders and make morecontributions to nation and community.
Let's join our hands to create glorious future.
A TRUSTED BRAND
Most of our hybrid seeds expand the addressable acreage with their ability to produceunder biotic and abiotic climatic conditions of the country. Over the years we havepositioned ourselves credibly in the market place due to creation of INDO US Brand'ssalience by delivering the right products at right place. For instance the two hybridcotton 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 success of theorganization. Their knowledge commitment and expertise have helped bring our futuristicinnovation to life. They are integral to our vibrant business model assisting andcollaborating with the farmers located at the last mile of our country. We excel to builddeeper relationship with our employees and work seamlessly to improve our performance anddrive market leadership.
At INDO US social responsibility and sustainability remain at the core of everythingwe do. Our team of volunteers undertakes various projects and initiatives to address theunderprivileged community in rural areas across fields like education agriculture andskill development etc. Social inclusion and community engagement form an importantelement of our business model and we are passionate to make a positive difference invarious ways we can.
As we remain steadfast on our future targets I would again like to reiterate theinsights and expertise of our team across the operations of the Company. I would also liketo thank the farmers who continue to repose their faith and trust in our company.
We shall continue to invest in innovation and drive sustainable agriculture developmentof the nation. I thank the Board's and leadership team's hard work and commitment fortheir stewardship and contribution for INDO US' sustained growth. I would also like toacknowledge the investors for their ongoing trust and support enabling us to takestrategic long-term decisions that ensure value-creation in the foresight.
JAGDISH DEVJIBHAI AJUDIA
Chairman And Managing Director