Fact Sheet

Capital History

The Company's shares are listed at the Bombay Stock Exchange Ltd (BSE). The first public issue of shares was made in September 1979. Since its incorporation four Bonus Issue of shares have been made as follows:

Rs./million
BonusYearCapital (After increase)
Original Capital 1977   22.20
Bonus 1 for 5 1984   36.00
Bonus 1:1 1987   72.00
Bonus 1:2 1990 108.00
Bonus 1:1 1992 216.00
Thus, Bonus shares constitute 86% of the share capital.

Salient Financials/Statistics

As at 31st December(Rs. in millions)
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Fixed Assets (Net Block) 1022.72 992.95 959.33 943.38 812.76
Equity Shares (Paid Up) 216.00 216.00 216.00 216.00 216.00
Reserves and Surplus 1915.37 1809.62 1590.44 1490.87 1217.04
Secured and Unsecured Loans 79.46 75.69 420.00 210.80 ----------
Net worth per Equity Share (Rs) 98.69 93.78 83.63 79.02 66.34
Total no. of shareholders 13943 13862 14046 13688 14315
As at 31st December
 20142013201220112010
Total (hectares planted area) 9645.00 9600.00 9643.00 9808.00 9710.00
Number of Employees 24466 24321 24449 24571 24931
Name20142013201220112010
Sales 6001.63 5783.11 5383.81 4851.30 4004.30
Profit/(Loss) Before Tax 290.39 486.18 274.44 503.35 630.71
Dividend Percentage 45.00 45.00 40.00 40.00 50.00
Production-Kgs(millions) 22.09 22.29 20.72 20.66 20.58