India Carbon Limited Unlisted Shares|Latest Share Price & Updates
India Carbon Ltd. (“India Carbon”) was founded in 1961 under the leadership of Mr. Rakesh Himatsingka and is based in Kolkata, West Bengal. It is primarily involved in the manufacturing and supplying of calcined petroleum coke along with production of electrode carbon paste and tamping paste used widely in ferro alloys and allied industries along in the production of carbide. Since 1991, the company has also diversified into the field of floriculture through establishment of orchid farms in Guwahati, Assam.
The company has a total annual capacity of 100,000 tons with manufacturing plants in Guwahati, Assam having capacity of 40,000 tons and Budge Budge, West Bengal having capacity of 60,000 tons.
India Carbon Ltd. also offers calcined petroleum coke that is used in alumina smelters, ferroalloy industries, ferro alloys and allied industries, and steel industries; electrode carbon paste, which is used in submerged arc furnaces for production of various ferro alloys and calcium carbide; and tamping paste that is used in ferro alloys and allied industries for the lining of the furnace.
Some of the customers of India Carbon Ltd. in the aluminum industry are Hindalco, National Aluminum Company Ltd. (NALCO), Madras Aluminum Company Ltd. (MALCO) and Bharat Aluminum Company Ltd. (BALCO). The company also sells its products to the steel sector and some of its prominent customers are Steel Authority of India (SAIL), Tata Iron and Steel Company Ltd. (TISCO) and Essar Steel.
Merger and Acquisition
Acquisition: On 8th August, 2007, Oxbow Carbon and Minerals Holdings Inc. USA offered to acquire 20% stake in India Carbon Ltd. for Rs. 13.25 million in cash. As per the terms of the offer, Oxbow Carbon and Minerals Holdings Inc. USA will acquire 0.53 million shares of India Carbon at Rs. 25 per share. Yes Bank acted as manager to the offer.
Product and Services
- Calcined Petroleum Coke
- Electrode Carbon Paste
- Thermal Carbon (Tampling) Paste
- Raw Petroleum Coke (Trading Goods)
During FY 2021, 93% of the India Carbon Ltd’ revenues came from the manufacturing and sale of Calcined Petroleum Coke (CPC) and the remaining 7% came from the Electrode Carbon Paste (ECP) and Tamping Paste, which are widely used in the Ferro Alloys and Allied industries and also in the production of carbide.
The primary raw material used by ICL is raw petroleum coke (RPC), which is purchased from major oil refineries globally. RPC itself is made from the thermal cracking of crude oil.
The major customers of ICL are National Aluminum Co. Ltd (NALCO), HINDALCO, Bharat Aluminum Co. Ltd (BALCO) and Madras Aluminum Co. Ltd (MALCO), SAIL, TISCO, Essar Steel, Graphite India and Hindustan Electro Graphite Ltd.
The registered office of the company is located at Noonmati, Guwahati, Assam.
Symbol: India Carbon Ltd. Face Value (₹): 10 ISIN: INE743B01015 Demat Status: NSDL & CDSL Lot Size: 15
Board of Directors:
Key Business Highlights
- The cost of producing calcined petroleum coke is expected to decrease in the near future due to technological advancements.
- It is expected to improve efficiency and reduce costs per ton produced by using natural gas instead of coal or petroleum coke as a fuel source for heating purposes during the calcination process. This will help in reducing emissions and improves efficiency by up to 50%.
- The calcined petroleum coke market in India is expected to grow to Rs. 28,883.6 mn by 2028 from Rs. 16,567.8 mn in 2022, registering a CAGR of 9.7%.
While ascertaining the Annual report for the FY 21-22, the results have been incorporated as under:
- Revenue / turnover of INDIA CARBON LIMITED is INR 100 crores – 500 crores.
- Net worth of the company has increased by 30.48 %.
- EBITDA of the company has increased by 330.59 %.
- Total assets of the company have increased by 44.51 %.
- Liabilities of the company has increased by 171.53 %.
|Net Profit Margin||17%||23%|
|Return on Equity||19%||16%|
|Total Income (₹ Crores)||475.84||229.21||212.22||495.77||352.29|
|PAT (₹ Crores)||81.35||52.92||-36.46||153.71||79.31|
|Book Value per Share (₹)||1,644.86||1,260.63||921.25||1,123.80||596.22|
|Equity (₹ Crores)||435.89||334.07||244.13||297.81||158.00|
|Total Income (₹ Crores)||127||146||117|
|PAT (₹ Crores)||7||18||8|
|Company||Market Cap (₹ Crores)||Profitability Margin (%)||ROCE (%)||ROE (%)||D/E Ratio||P/E Ratio||P/B Ratio||Book Value per Share (₹)|
|India Carbon Ltd||290||17%||27%||19%||0.13||3.57||0.67||1644.86|
|Indraprastha Gas Ltd||25112||17%||22%||20%||0.00||17.39||3.44||108.37|
|GAIL India Ltd||58452||11%||17%||19%||0.12||5.64||1.08||144.82|
Frequently Asked Questions
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