Fertilizers & Chemicals Travancore Ltd
Fertilizers & Chemicals Travancore Ltd (FACT)

Fertilizers & Chemicals Travancore Ltd (FACT)


Key Stats

Day's Price Range
52-Week Price Range
1 Month Return-10.86 %
3 Month Return13.56 %
1 Year Return-13.65 %

Company Financials

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  • Annual
Value in ₹ crore

Peer Comparsion

Rank 111
Rank 167
Rank 299
Dividend Yield
Rank 176
Rank 6
Price To Book Ratio
Rank 238
Debt To Asset
Rank 13

Company Information

The countrys oldest fertiliser plant Fertilisers and Chemicals Travancore FACT which was incorporated in 1943 has emerged as an efficient public sector unit. FACT Udyogmandal started production of Ammonium Sulphate with an installed capacity of 10000 MT Nitrogen. It became Kerala State PSE on 15th August 1960 and from 21st November1962 the GOI became the major shareholder. FACT diversified over the decades from fertiliser into petrochemicals fabrication engineering design and consultation services. By setting up a new Ammonium Sulphate Plant in 1965 FACT had completed 3rd stage of expansion. The 2nd production unit of Cochin division was set up at Ambalamedu and 1st phase was commissioned in 1973. As part of diversification plant the company commissioned its 50000 TPA Caprolactam plant at Udyogamandal.In 199495 FEDO was accredited with the ISO9001 certification. The company is putting up a 900tpd ammonia project at Udyogamandal. In 199596 the company was awarded the Export House status based on the export of caprolactam. During the year its petrochemical division was awarded the ISO 9002 certification by RW TUV Germany.During 199798 IIT Madras and FACT have signed a MOU for collaborating in a project to develop a process to produce fibre reinforced Polymer Matrix Composite from Caprolactam for use as engineering plastic through pultrusion NYRIP process.In 199899 it has taken up various projects like conversion of the control system revamp of the 3 boilers of Cochin division thermal plant replacement of the carbonate pumps high pressure valves and other critical items in the urea plant and dcs will be upgraded in the petrochemical division. The Cochin Division has got new order for RG boiler with L T and plants will be on stream from October2002.
OrganisationFertilizers & Chemicals Travancore Ltd