GHCL Ltd.
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372.85 -15.95 ▼-4.1%

30 July 2021, 04:00:00 P.M.
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Website http://www.ghclindia.com
Financial Indicators
Market Cap 3,542.57 Cr.
Earnings per share (EPS) 43.76 Trailing Twelve Months Ending 2021-06
Price-Earning Ratio (PE) 8.52 Trailing Twelve Months Ending 2021-06
Industry PE 47.45 Trailing Twelve Months Ending 2021-06
Book Value / Share 271.06 Trailing Twelve Months Ending 2021-06
Price to Book Value 1.38 Calculated using Price: 372.85
Dividend Yield 1.48 Period Ending 2021-03
No. of Shares Subscribed 9.50 Cr. 95,013,286 Shares
FaceValue 10
Company Profile

GHCL Limited was incorporated on October 14, 1983 and since then, it has established itself as a well-diversified group. It has ascertained its footprints in Chemicals, Textiles and Consumer Products segments.

The company has state-of-the-art home textile facilities at Vapi. This facility houses the best equipment sourced from Germany and Japan namely, Benninger, Kuster and Monforts. It has the flexibility to process both cotton and blended fabrics. A perennial innovator in bed linen category, some of the recent innovations in the category of ‘sheets’ include the PERFECT FIT, EASYSHEET, microTWILL, EXL Wrinkle Free Sheets, Versatile Reversible Sheets, Soft Wash Percale and Sustainable Fibre dyed sheets. GHCL has also launched a sustainable, traceable bedding line under the brand name “REKOOP” which has been made using recycled PET fibre, with molecular tagging for complete traceability.

The company’s Home Textiles products are predominantly exported worldwide to countries like United Kingdom, United States of America, Australia, Canada, Germany and other European Union countries as well.

The Consumer Products division manufactures and sells Edible salt and Industrial grade salt. It also markets spices, blended spices, and honey in the country under the brand name of i-FLO. GHCL has its salt manufacturing facility at Vedaranyam in Nagapattinam district of Tamil Nadu and a refinery at Chennai for edible salt manufacturing.

Business area of the company

The Company is engaged in primarily two segments consisting of Inorganic Chemicals (mainly manufacture and sale of Soda Ash) and Home Textile division (comprising of yarn manufacturing, weaving, processing and cutting and sewing of home textiles products).

Business division

  • Chemicals
  • Textiles
  • Consumer Products
  • Trading Division

Awards and recognitions

2017-18

  • Special Commendation for Golden Peacock Award for Excellence in Corporate Governance for the year 2017.
  • Golden Peacock Award for Corporate Social Responsibility - 2017 for the year 2017.
  • GHCL Limited has been declared as the Winner of ‘Golden Peacock National Quality Award’ for the year 2018.
  • GHCL Limited achieved 16th rank in Great Place to Work survey among India’s Great Place to Work manufacturing sector.
  • The President of Association Other ways Management & Consultancy France, certify that GHCL Limited has been selected to receive the Green Era Award for Sustainability.

2018-19

  • Dun & Bradstreet Corporate Awards for the year 2018.
  • GHCL Limited achieved 25th rank in Great Place to Work survey among India’s Great Place to Work in manufacturing sector for the year 2018.
  • Gold Award for quality control awarded by International Convention on Quality Concept Circle (ICQCC), Singapore.
  • India Manufacturing Excellence (IME) Awards 2018 awarded by Frost & Sullivan.

2019-20

  • Mine Award - GHCL Limestones Mines received Mine award under A2 category at 26th Mines Environment and Mineral Conservation week.
  • Par Excellence Award - GHCL won ‘Par Excellence Award’ at the 6th National Conclave on 5S, Ankleshwar Chapter, Quality Circle Form of India (QCFI)
  • Saurashtra Eminence Award 2019 - GHCL Foundation Trust received ‘Saurashtra Eminence Award - 2019’ for the great work done towards ‘Rural Development and CSR’ from Divya Bhaskar Group.
  • Jury Special Social Awareness Award - The Federation of Indian Mineral Industries (FIMI) awarded GHCL for innovation in the field of water management and soil fertility in and around the villages of the mining areas. The ‘Jury Special Social Awareness Award’ was presented to the Bhimdeval Limestone Mines, GHCL at the Excellence, Sustainability, Health, Safety and Social Awareness Awards FY 2018-19
  • Excellence in E-procurement - GHCL received award for ‘Excellence in E-procurement’ at procurement Tech Summit for FY 2019.

Milestones

1988 - 2000

  • Commenced Soda Ash Production with 4.2 Lakh MTPA which was further increased to 5.25 Lakh MTPA
  • Commenced Edible Salt Production and launched ‘Sapan’ salt

2001 - 2008

  • Soda Ash capacity increased to 8.5 Lakh MTPA
  • Entered Spinning business with 65 K spindles subsequently increased to 140 K
  • Commissioned Home Textile plant with 36 mn meters processing capacity and 96 airjet looms
  • Commissioned Refined Sodium Bicarbonate plant

2009 - 2015

  • Spindles capacity increased to 175 K, Installed 3320 rotors in spinning
  • Launch of ‘i-FLO’ salt and ‘i-Flo Honey’
  • Home Textiles Air jet looms capacity increased to 162

2016 - 2018

  • Soda Ash production capacity increased to 9.75 Lacs MTPA
  • Doubled Sodium bicarbonate capacity to 60 K MTPA
  • Added TFOs for value added yarn and Air jet spinning
  • Home textiles, processing capacity increased to 45 Mn meters with total 190 Air jet weaving looms

2019 - 2020

  • Soda Ash production capacity to be increased to 11 Lacs MTPA tons / year by FY2019
  • GHCL will be the single largest manufacturer of soda ash in India at a single location
  • Increase Soda Ash production by another 1.25 Lacs MT by Mar’20
  • Envisaged Rs. 150 crore capital allocation for Volume growth and modernization in spinning

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Performance View Details

1 Day
-4.10%
1 Week
+22.45%
1 Month
+37.25%
3 Month
+58.02%
6 Month
+82.68%
1 Year
+164.25%
2 Year
+77.13%
5 Year
+63.67%
9 years 2013-03 2014-03 2015-03 2016-03 2017-03 2018-03 2019-03 2020-03 2021-03
Return on Equity (%) 13.61 18.81 26.80 28.54 31.90 24.10 19.94 19.61 14.14
Return on Capital Employed (%) 12.50 15.53 20.51 24.23 24.26 18.60 21.36 18.57 15.95
Return on Assets (%) 2.44 3.68 6.20 8.74 11.40 9.69 9.07 9.55 7.77

Balance Sheet View Details

Particulars 9 years 2013-03 Rs. Cr. 2014-03 Rs. Cr. 2015-03 Rs. Cr. 2016-03 Rs. Cr. 2017-03 Rs. Cr. 2018-03 Rs. Cr. 2019-03 Rs. Cr. 2020-03 Rs. Cr. 2021-03 Rs. Cr.
Shh. Funds 567 587 770 1,036 1,347 1,611 1,926 2,149 2,484
Non Curr. Liab. 1,158 1,055 965 874 940 946 961 1,082 841
Curr. Liab. 1,155 1,372 1,116 1,139 1,331 1,179 1,108 1,082 760
Minority Int.
Equity & Liab. 2,880 3,014 2,851 3,048 3,617 3,735 3,995 4,313 4,085
Non Curr. Assets 1,925 1,912 1,956 2,154 2,477 2,628 2,756 2,886 2,863
Curr. Assets 955 1,102 895 894 1,141 1,107 1,239 1,427 1,222
Misc. Exp. not W/O
Total Assets 2,880 3,014 2,851 3,048 3,617 3,735 3,995 4,313 4,085

Profit Loss View Details

Particulars 9 years 2013-03 Rs. Cr. 2014-03 Rs. Cr. 2015-03 Rs. Cr. 2016-03 Rs. Cr. 2017-03 Rs. Cr. 2018-03 Rs. Cr. 2019-03 Rs. Cr. 2020-03 Rs. Cr. 2021-03 Rs. Cr.
Net Sales 2,275 2,248 2,374 2,531 2,784 2,919 3,341 3,305 2,900
Other Income 4 5 11 10 40 38 16 18 27
Total Income 2,279 2,253 2,385 2,541 2,824 2,957 3,357 3,323 2,927
Total Expenditure -1,869 -1,814 -1,845 -1,901 -2,103 -2,313 -2,582 -2,577 -2,264
PBIDT 410 439 540 640 721 644 775 746 663
Interest -179 -183 -170 -165 -137 -127 -127 -120 -91
Depreciation -82 -82 -85 -82 -86 -110 -117 -131 -133
Taxation -25 -34 -75 -122 -115 -51 -180 -98 -112
Exceptional Items -53 -31 -27 -14 -3
PAT 71 109 182 258 380 356 351 397 326

Cash Flow View Details

Particulars 9 years 2013-03 Rs. Cr. 2014-03 Rs. Cr. 2015-03 Rs. Cr. 2016-03 Rs. Cr. 2017-03 Rs. Cr. 2018-03 Rs. Cr. 2019-03 Rs. Cr. 2020-03 Rs. Cr. 2021-03 Rs. Cr.
Cash Fr. Operatn. 484 452 416 509 458 590 530 624 621
Cash Fr. Inv. -175 -117 -127 -249 -375 -279 -271 -206 -109
Cash Fr. Finan. -315 -323 -296 -252 -113 -308 -258 -339 -569
Net Change -6 13 -8 8 -30 2 1 80 -57
Cash & Cash Eqvt 29 42 34 39 9 12 12 92 35

Shareholding Pattern View Details

9 Qtrs 2019-06 (%) 2019-09 (%) 2019-12 (%) 2020-03 (%) 2020-06 (%) 2020-09 (%) 2020-12 (%) 2021-03 (%) 2021-06 (%)
Promoter 18.87 18.93 18.52 19.15 19.26 19.26 19.26 19.24 19.18
Public 81.13 81.07 81.48 80.85 80.74 80.74 80.74 80.76 80.82
Depository Receipts 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
Promoter Holding Pledge (%) 1.08 3.23 1.10 1.10 1.09 1.09 1.09 1.10 0.00

Announcements View Details

Thu, 29 Jul 2021
Board Meeting Outcome for Outcome Of 193Rd Board Meeting Of The Company & Filing Of Quarterly Results Along With Limited Review Report For The Quarter Ended June 30 2021
Pursuant to requirement of Regulation 30 read with Regulation 33 of the SEBI (LODR) Regulations 2015 and other applicable provisions if any it is hereby informed that the Board of Directors in their just concluded meeting held on July 29 2021 has inter alia approved the following:
1. Reviewed Un-audited standalone and consolidated financial results of the Company for the quarter ended June 30 2021. This is in compliance with Indian Accounting Standard (Ind-AS). Copy of the said quarterly financial results alongwith Limited Review Report issued by the auditors are enclosed herewith.
2. Nomination of Dr. Manoj Vaish Chairman of the Audit Committee as a Lead Independent Director (LID) of the Company.
3. Renaming of Audit Committee as Audit & Compliance Committee
4. Renaming of Risk Committee as Risk & Sustainability Committee Further Mr. Anurag Dalmia Vice Chairman of the Company has been appointed as a member of the Risk & Sustainability Committee.
Thu, 29 Jul 2021
Announcement under Regulation 30 (LODR)-Investor Presentation
As informed on July 26 2021 that a conference call to discuss the Q1FY22 results of the company with Mr. R S Jalan Managing Director and Mr. Raman Chopra CFO & Executive Director (Finance) is scheduled to be held on Thursday July 29 2021 at 5.00 PM (IST). In this regard copy of the financials and other business details for Q1FY22 (i.e. Business Update) which is going to be circulated for the scheduled investors conference is enclosed herewith for your reference & record.
Thu, 29 Jul 2021
Outcome Of 193Rd Board Meeting Of The Company & Filing Of Quarterly Results Along With Limited Review Report For The Quarter Ended June 30 2021
Pursuant to requirement of Regulation 30 read with Regulation 33 of the SEBI (LODR) Regulations 2015 and other applicable provisions if any it is hereby informed that the Board of Directors in their just concluded meeting held on July 29 2021 has inter alia approved the following:
1. Reviewed Un-audited standalone and consolidated financial results of the Company for the quarter ended June 30 2021. This is in compliance with Indian Accounting Standard (Ind-AS). Copy of the said quarterly financial results alongwith Limited Review Report issued by the auditors are enclosed herewith.
2. Nomination of Dr. Manoj Vaish Chairman of the Audit Committee as a Lead Independent Director (LID) of the Company.
3. Renaming of Audit Committee as Audit & Compliance Committee
4. Renaming of Risk Committee as Risk & Sustainability Committee Further Mr. Anurag Dalmia Vice Chairman of the Company has been appointed as a member of the Risk & Sustainability Committee.

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