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Oriental Carbon & Chemicals Ltd.

BSE: 506579 Sector: Industrials
NSE: OCCL ISIN Code: INE321D01016
BSE 00:00 | 23 Jul 1075.40 14.50
(1.37%)
OPEN

1055.00

HIGH

1080.05

LOW

1055.00

NSE 00:00 | 23 Jul 1074.60 14.30
(1.35%)
OPEN

1084.25

HIGH

1089.45

LOW

1058.55

OPEN 1055.00
PREVIOUS CLOSE 1060.90
VOLUME 1405
52-Week high 1188.90
52-Week low 719.05
P/E 14.28
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 1,074
Buy Price 0.00
Buy Qty 0.00
Sell Price 0.00
Sell Qty 0.00
OPEN 1055.00
CLOSE 1060.90
VOLUME 1405
52-Week high 1188.90
52-Week low 719.05
P/E 14.28
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 1,074
Buy Price 0.00
Buy Qty 0.00
Sell Price 0.00
Sell Qty 0.00

Oriental Carbon & Chemicals Ltd. (OCCL) - Company History

Incorporated as Dharuhera Chemicals to manufacture sulphuric acid Oriental Carbon & Chemicals (OCCL) acquired its present name after the amalgamation of Oriental Carbon with itself in 1984. OCCL acquired the carbon black division as a result of the amalgamation. It has three divisons -- carbon black insoluble sulphur and chemicals & fertilisers.Carbon black is a vital raw material for the tyre industry besides being used in paints and rubber products. All the tyre companies in the country buy carbon black from OCCL. The chemicals & fertilisers division manufactures sulphuric acid oleum single super phosphate (SSP) sodium silico fluoride and stabilised liquid sulphur. Sulphuric acid is captively consumed to manufacture oleums and SSP. Oleum is used in soaps detergents insectides etc. SSP a phosphatic fertiliser is also exported to Bangladesh. Insoluble sulphur produced by the company since 1994 is a vulcanising agent used in the tyre/rubber processing industries. An import-substitute its quality matches international standards with technology provided by Sanshin Chemical Industry Co Japan. In marketing insoluble sulphur OCCL enjoys the synergy of its major product carbon black by way of its long - standing relations with customers in the tyre industry. The Carbon Black Unit and the Insoluble Sulphur Unit have secured the ISO 9002 Certification of Quality during the year 1996.During 1999-2000 as a scheme of arrangement the company will transfer the Carbon Black Unit to a subsidiary company Messrs Posh Investments Ltd.The company has successfully de-bottlenecked the Insoluble Sulphur Plant and retired all high cost debts subsequent to hiving off the Carbon Black Plant.

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