GKB Ophthalmics Ltd

GKB Ophthalmics Ltd (GKB)


Key Stats

Day's Price Range
52-Week Price Range
1 Month Return4.48 %
3 Month Return19.48 %
1 Year Return-6.74 %

Company Financials

  • Quarterly
  • Annual
Value in ₹ crore

Peer Comparsion

Rank 36
Rank 41
Rank 20
Dividend Yield
Rank 36
Rank 206
Price To Book Ratio
Rank 7
Debt To Asset
Rank 67

Company Information

Incorporated in Dec.81 as a public limited company GKB Opthalmics was granted a licence as a 100 EOU in 1982. The company set up a plant at Tivim Goa with financial assistance from the Economic Development Corporation of Goa Daman and Diu Ltd and The Maharashtra State Financial Corporation. It was promoted by K G Gupta K M Gupta B K Gupta and Ravi Gupta.The company is engaged in the manufacture and export of highquality singlevision mineral opthalmic lenses. Commercial production commenced in May 83. It has an installed capacity of 30 lac lenses pa. The company completed the expansion programme by expanding the capacity of single vision lenses to 33 lac pcs pa. It also installed facilities for coating 1.72 lac pcs of lenses pa. The above project was completed at a new loacation Pilerne Industrial Estate BardezGoa. The company has shifted the single vision plant to the new premises in phases. In 199697 it increased the installed capacity of ophthamal lenses by 900000 nos to 3000000 nos.The company had floated a wholly owned subsidiary WOS at Bermen Germany which acts as a stock point and have proper liasion with the buyers in and around Europe. To utilise its full capacity the company is planning to take a new shed which is adjacent to the current factory area and the total area of the new shed is 1656 sq.mtrs. The associate company viz GKB Vision is performing well and has reported a healthy turnover. GKB ophthalmics ltd has made a substantial investment in the associated company.
OrganisationGKB Ophthalmics Ltd