Venkys (India) Ltd
Venkys (India) Ltd (VENKEYS)

Venkys (India) Ltd (VENKEYS)


Key Stats

Day's Price Range
52-Week Price Range
1 Month Return-6.69 %
3 Month Return0.93 %
1 Year Return-32.96 %

Company Financials

  • Quarterly
  • Annual
Value in ₹ crore

Peer Comparsion

Rank 89
Rank 65
Rank 44
Dividend Yield
Rank 1
Rank 33
Price To Book Ratio
Debt To Asset
Rank 30

Company Information

Venkys India Ltd a part of the VH Group is an integrated poultry group in Asia. The company has diversified its activities in poultry sector that includes production of SPF eggs chicken and eggs processing broiler and layer breeding animal health products Poultry feed equipment soya bean extract and many more. The company has its growing and other manufacturing facilities across India and sells primarily in India.The companys major business segment is poultry and poultry products which consist of production and sale of day old broiler and layer chicks specific pathogen free eggs processed chicken products and poultry feed. The company has its animal health products manufacturing facility at Pune. The company is also involved in solvent oil extraction. Venkys India Ltd formerly known as Western Hatcheries Ltd was incorporated in the year July 01st 1976 as a private limited mainly to produce dayold layer and broiler chicks for the dense poultry markets of North India. Dr B V Rao promoted the company. The company was converted into a public limited company on December 12 1998. Over the years the company embarked upon new ventures in regular succession adding tremendous value to the company giving it an edge in technology and high returns on investment. The Forbes business magazine of USA ranked Venkys India Ltd as 67th among the 100 best global small companies in the year 19992000. In May 1985 the company commissioned SPF Eggs Division with an installed capacity of 300000 SPF eggs per annum. They are the only commercial producer of SPF Chicken embryos in India. In June 1992 the company set up a 100 export oriented unit at Pune for export of hatching eggs with a capacity of 30000 broiler breeders. The name of the company was changed from Western Hatcheries Ltd to Venkys India Ltd with effect from June 21 2000. During the year 200001 the company commissioned an Edible oil refinery with a capacity of 50 tonnes per day. Also they entered into a business association with the US based Alltech Inc to market their animal nutritional products in India. During the year 200203 Venkys Foods India Ltd the wholly owned subsidiary company was amalgamated with the company with effect from October 1 2001. Also the company diversified into pet food business and constituted a new division named Royal Pet. During the year 200304 the company disposed of their entire holding in their 100 subsidiary namely Venkateshwara Management Services Ltd in order to focus on the companys core activity and to realign their investment portfolio. During the year 200405 they expanded their production capacity of De Oiled cake for poultry feed from 49200 MT to 98400 MT.During the year 200506 the company disposed off their Animal Health Products Unit to Venkateshwara Bios entry India Ltd. Also they increased the production capacity of SPF eggs from 3200000 Nos to 4400000 Nos. During the year 200607 the company increased the production capacity of Chick and SPF Eggs to 92505499 Nos and 5400000 Nos respectively. Also they expanded the production capacity of poultry feed by 21000 MT to 142800 MT.During the year 200708 the company increased the production capacity of Chicks by 15881915 Nos to 108387414 Nos. During the year 200809 the company expanded the production capacity of poultry feed by 23200 MT to 155400 MT and nutritional health products by 54 MT to 90 MT.During the year 201314 the Company acquired poultry and packaging business operations on going concern basis of Venkateshwara Hatcheries Private Limitedits holding companyat a cost of around Rs. 75 crores. The acquired units are situated in Northern India in the States of Haryana Punjab Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand.During the year 2016 the Company has issued and allotted 4695779 bonus equity shares in the ratio of 1 bonus share for every 2 shares held. As a result the paidup equity share capital increased from Rs.939.16 lacs to Rs.1408.74 lacs.During the FY2018the Company has undertaken expansion projectsa. expansion in oilseed segment by setting up a new solvent extraction plant and vegetable oil refinery and expansion of Specific Pathogen Free eggs capacity by setting up new production unit. Both the projects will involve investment of approx. Rs.110 crore.On 24th March 2020 the Government of India ordered a sudden nationwide lockdown for 21 days which further got extended till 3rd May 2020 and further extended to 31st May 2020 to prevent community spread of COVID19 in India resulting in disruption of operations of businesses resulting into reduction in economic activities interruption in production supply chain disruption unavailability of personnel closure / lock down of production facilities for temporary period etc.Many of the poultry production facilities were not closed during lockdown since they are part of essential services. There was temporary closure in respect of Animal Health Products Unit from 3rd week of March to 3rd week of May and Chicken Processing Plant from 4th week of March to 2nd week of April 2020.The sales turnover of the Company for the year ended 31March 2021 was Rs.3116.63 crore as compared to Rs.3261.02 crore in the previous yeardown of 4.4.
OrganisationVenkys (India) Ltd