Oriental Aromatics Ltd
Oriental Aromatics Ltd (OAL)

Oriental Aromatics Ltd (OAL)


Key Stats

Day's Price Range
52-Week Price Range
1 Month Return-3.31 %
3 Month Return-12.34 %
1 Year Return-44.83 %

Company Financials

  • Quarterly
  • Annual
Value in ₹ crore

Peer Comparsion

Rank 204
Rank 136
Rank 90
Dividend Yield
Rank 131
Rank 277
Price To Book Ratio
Rank 151
Debt To Asset
Rank 260

Company Information

Oriental Aromatics Limited Camphor and Allied Products Limited was incorporated on 7th April 1972. Presently the Company is having 3 manufacturing facilities at Ambernath Maharashtra Bareilly Uttar Pradesh Vadodara Gujarat and they are engaged in the manufacturing and sale of Fine chemicals i.e. camphor perfumery specialty aroma chemicals fragrances and flavour in India. Mr. Dharmil A. Bodani is the current Promoter of the Company.The Companys wide array of products includes Synthetic Camphor Terpineols Pine Oils Astromusk other speciality aroma chemicals and several other chemicals finding applications in industries ranging from Flavours Fragrances Pharmaceuticals Soaps Cosmetics Paints Varnishes etc. In 1955 the Flavours and Fragrances business of Oriental Aromatics Ltd was founded by Mr. Keshavlal Bodani. In 1964 the Company established the first synthetic Camphor Plant in India at Barreily in Uttar Pradesh with technology licence from DuPont of USA. In 1974 the Company focused on inhouse Research and development to drive innovation and creativity. It established the MaltiChem Research Centre to carry out extensive work on Terpene Chemistry.The Company merged with Profeel Sentinel in 1988 it diversified to produce speciality highefficiency polymer foams for packaging industrial and consumer applications. In 1991 the Company established Flavour Division.In 1992 it amalgamated with a group company Pine Chemicals which manufactures turpentine and resin raw materials for camphor. It came out with a right issue in Oct.92 to upgrade modernize and enhance production facilities.In 1995 an exportoriented facility was setup for the fragrance division by the Company.In November 1999 the Company established a stateoftheart manufacturing facility at Nandseri Vadodara focusing on manufacturing of Speciality Chemicals. The installed capacity of Perfumery Chemicals has increased from 500 MT to 850 MT in 20002001. The companys subsidiary company Mulberry Investment Trading Ltd was amalgamated with the company w.e.f 1st April2001.As regards Subsidiary Company viz. Mulberry Investment Trading Ltd. it was decided to amalgamate this with the Company w.e.f. I April 2001. In this connection 2 petitions were filed with the Gujarat High Court and Bombay High Court and the same have been disposed of vide orders dated 10th July 2002 and 25th July 2002 respectively.During the year 2005 a Wholly Owned Subsidiary company was established in New Jersey USA to expand the business activities in the international market. The company invested rupees equivalent to US 100000 towards share capital of Subsidiary in 100 shares of 10007 each also a loan of 29300007 was granted to the Subsidiary. The subsidiary company Oriental Aromatics Inc. shall develop the international market for the products manufactured by the company. The investment would result in long term benefit to the company.During the year 2008 at Bareilly plant a solid fuel boiler was installed commissioned at the cost of Rs. 1. 12 lacs which uses veneer wood chips as a fuel. The new boiler was fully operational by October07 and the entire project cost was recovered by end of March08. Secondly the Inert Gas Plant operated on HSD was replaced at the cost of Rs. 15.76 lacs by new Nitrogen Plant. This plant was also operational by October07. This new plant does not use costly HSD has a better operational process. Both these steps resulted in substantial savings in manufacturing cost on Power Fuel. During the year under review capital expenditure of Rs. 375 lacs was made at Vadodara plant towards installation of a new plant for production of Alpha Pinene Epoxide to increase the production capacity of this product.During the year 2008 the Promoter and Promoter Group comprising of Midland Finance and Investment Enterprises Pvt. Ltd. Shri Harshul Dalai Smt. Nina Dalai Ms. Punya Dalai Ms. Stuti Dalai and Shri Harshul Dalai HUF have entered into a share purchase agreement with M/s Oriental Aromatics Ltd. to sell off their entire shareholding of 1677129 fully paid up Equity Shares of Rs. 10/. The promoters of Oriental Aromatics Ltd acquired a 57.66 in Camphor and Allied Products in August 2008 as well.In 2012 PT Oriental Aromatics was incorporated as the overseas subsidiary in Indonesia.In 2013 the Company executed the commissioning of Astromusk Plant at Vadodara for manufacturing of Astromusk.In 2014 manufacturing and RD facility was established in Ambernath Maharashtra with an installed capacity for Flavours and Fragrances. In 2015 theCompany acquired business of two Indian aroma chemical manufacturers Arofine Chemical Industries and Vaishnavi Chemicals Private Limited respectively.In 2016 the Company set up a synthesis laboratory in Mumbai with the infrastructure required for research and new product development. It focused on synthesizing specialty generic aroma chemicals to strengthen its RD base. In April 2017 the equity shareholders of Camphor and Allied Products Limited CAPL and Oriental Aromatics Limited OAL approved a Scheme of Arrangement for Amalgamation OAL with CAPL to create a larger forward integrated company. The Scheme was approved by Honble National Company Law Tribunal NCLT Mumbai Bench on 16th November 2017.In 2018 the name of the Company changed from Camphor and Allied Products Limited CAPL to Oriental Aromatics Limited OAL pursuant to the Scheme of Amalgamation and the Certificate of Incorporation dated 26th February 2018 issued by the Registrar of Companies subsequent to change in the name. It also commissioned a MultiPurpose Plant MPP under the Speciality Chemical Division at Vadodara.In 201819 RD Centre developed new encapsulation technology in perfume delivery system and has done new product development in personal and home care products.The Company incorporated wholly owned subsidiary Oriental Aromatics Sons Limited on 27th December 2019.In 2020 the Companys wholly owned subsidiary Oriental Aromatics Sons Ltd. OASL acquired land in Mahad Maharashtra to set up a Camphor Plant and other multiproducts plants.In 2021 Company commissioned a Specialty Aroma Chemical Plant at Vadodara and expanded the Capacity of Terpene Chemicals Plant in Bareilly.
OrganisationOriental Aromatics Ltd