Punjab Alkalies & Chemicals Ltd
Punjab Alkalies & Chemicals Ltd (506852)

Punjab Alkalies & Chemicals Ltd (506852)


Key Stats

Day's Price Range
52-Week Price Range
1 Month Return0.78 %
3 Month Return22.15 %
1 Year Return211.71 %

Company Financials

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Value in ₹ crore

Peer Comparsion

Rank 29
Rank 126
Rank 280
Dividend Yield
Rank 177
Rank 32
Price To Book Ratio
Rank 214
Debt To Asset
Rank 316

Company Information

Promoted by the Punjab State Industrial Development Corporation Punjab Alkalies and Chemicals PAC was incorporated as Punjab Alkalies. Its name was changed to the present one in Apr.93 In Jan.94 its caustic soda plant inst. cap.: 37059 tpa commenced operations. In Sep.87 the company commissioned its caustic soda concentration and flaking unit and in 1988 completed the changeover from graphite anodes to dimensionally stable metal anodes in all the cells and also installed an anode control and protection device in its caustic soda plant. In Oct.91 it commissioned the capacity optimisation project in phaseI as a result of which the installed capacity of caustic soda and liquid chlorine increased to 41152 tpa and 29700 tpa respectively.With the implementation of phaseII of capacity optimisation project the installed capacity of caustic soda increased to 50820 tpa. It also commissioned a waste air dechlorination unit in Nov.92.PAC offered rights premium: Rs 35 in Mar.94 to finance the expansion of its caustic soda plant by 33000 tpa based on membrane cell technology. The plant with its expanded capacity started commercial production in Aug.95. In 199697 the company received the ISO 9002 Certification by DET NORSKE VERITASDNV Netherlands.In 199899 it increased the installed capacity of caustic soda liquid chlorine and hydrogen gas to 99000 MT 87714 MT and 27720000 NM3.The Company is in the process of changing the membranes of 100 TPD Membrane Cell Caustic Soda Plant to reduce power consumption. The knowhow for the membrane has been fully absorbed. The knowhow for the companys Mercury Cell to 200 TPD Membrane Cell converted Caustic Soda Plant has also been absorbed.The company has become a Sick Company and necessary reference is made to BIFR.
OrganisationPunjab Alkalies & Chemicals Ltd