Odisha is a state in India that has been hidden in people’s eyes. If you ask about Odisha to others who don’t live in Odisha, they will say that they know Odisha only because of Puri, Jagannath Dham. People need to learn about Odisha and its cultures and traditions, even the brands that originated from Odisha. But now, these 5 Odisha brands have achieved success and recognition in India and beyond.
1. Paradeep Phosphate Ltd.
Establishment Details: 24th December 1981, Pradeep, Odisha.
It has a total capacity of 3 Million MT(Million Tons). The capacity of Phosphates is 2.60 million MT, and the capacity of Urea is 0.40 million MT. It is a leading fertilizers company that supplies industrial products like Gypsum, Zypmite, Ammonia, HFSA(Hydrofluorosilicic Acid), and Sulphuric Acid. PPL received the Bhubaneswar Brand Leadership Award 2019.
If you want to learn more about PPL, visit Here.
2. National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO)
Establishment Details: 7th January 1981, Bhubaneswar, Odisha.
At Damanjodi, a district of Koraput in Odisha, NALCO operates Panchpatmali Bauxite Mines and Alumina Refinery. At Angul, it runs an Aluminium Smelter and Captive Power Plant. NALCO became a part of green initiatives by installing 850 kW rooftop Solar Power plants and 198 MW Wind Power Plants in India. These initiatives are examples of carbon neutrality.
Read More at National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO).
3. Balasore Alloys Ltd(Formerly Ispat Alloys Ltd)
Establishment Details: 1984, Balasore, Odisha.
Balasore Alloys Ltd has capacities to produce various grades of Ferro Chrome. It has two plants, and the power of these plants is 1,60,00 MTPA. In Sukinda Valley at Jajpur Road, the company has captive mines. It is an IMS(Integrated Management System) certified company. The company produces low and medium-silicon, high chromium, low phosphorus, and medium-carbon.
Do you want to know more? Visit the Balasore Alloys Ltd. website.
4. Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd
Establishment Details: 1992, Sambalpur, Odisha.
Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd is one of India’s major coal-producing companies. It has various coal mines and 8 subsidiaries across Odisha. The company has 7 open-cast mines and 3 underground mines. MJSJ Coal Limited and MNH Shakti Ltd are private companies with the subsidiaries of Mahanadi Coalfields Ltd as a joint venture. The company produces coal and bituminous.
Visit the official website to know more.
5. Odisha Mining Corporation Ltd (OMC)
Establishment Details: 16th May 1956, Bhubaneswar, Odisha.
Odisha is one of the mineral wealth states in India. It was a joint venture of the Government of Odisha and the Government of India. But, as time passed by, on 17th November 1961, this company became a State-owned corporation of the Government of Odisha. It is a 100% free profit-making corporation and Gold Category State PSU.
For more details, Visit Here.
Odisha’s brands have been an important part of the Indian Economy. More brands are also established in Odisha besides these 5 Odisha brands. Nowadays, more and more people would know about Odisha.