Agri Business Division ( ABD ) was formed with a view of another Diversification of the Business of Limtex Group . Agri Business Division is a Part of “ Limtex India Ltd. “ , Currently this Department is operating from the Head Office of Limtex Group . In our Strong team we have highly experienced Professionals , Skilled and Unskilled Personals to satisfy our valued Customers . Our Motto is to give best solution to our valuable Customers to Buy / Sell Agri Products . We work as a team and this is one of the reason of our core strength . We understand and feel Agri business as the Department Head’s are from the same field and having experience since last more than one decade . Our main Strength is Transparency and Honesty . Transparency with Customers and maintaining 100% honesty with them , is giving us full satisfaction and power to run the business and increasing this business day by day . We basically believe in long term businesses and that’s why our Customers are everything for us . We are very much capable of doing Exports and Import in Bulk in Big/Small Vessel / Barges as well as in Small Consignments in Containers . We have done successfully many Shipments of Wheat , Rice and many other commodities in Vessel Load from Kolkata Port . Further , We are very very Strong in Procurement , as we have our direct reach in all of our Procurement Centers in all over India . Also we have total set up for Quality Control and Pre Shipment Inspection of our all Cargoes .
When Mr. Gopal Poddar, entered the tea industry 25 years ago, he was clear about one thing he wanted to make it to the top of the industry. And that's what he did for the past 25 years. He had a vision and he wanted to grow and the entrepreneur in him yearned to succeed. After graduating from Calcutta University, Mr. Poddar studied law at University Law College of Calcutta. He also completed his Masters in Commerce from the Calcutta University along with his L.L.B.
He started his career as an Officer with Hindustan Development Corporation where he worked for nine years at various functional and administrative positions.
This was the time the entrepreneur in him realized that he need to break away and do something of his own which lead him start off independently in 1977. The small tea trading business he started in 1977 has grown to Limtex Group of Industries that he heads as Chairman & MD. Limtex is today one of the major players in the tea industry and made a name for itself in the world market.
It has diversified in biscuits and detergents. Under his stewardship Limtex is a popular name in the household. It has emerged as a diversified FMCG house.
As Mr. Poddar puts it, " I started off in 1977 with a miniscule turnover of Rs.1.02 lacs and the now, for the fiscal ended March 2002 the group turnover pegged at 200 crores".
And ask him mantra of success, he sighs off "its all team work and people out here are business focused. We are a professional team and I believe in my people and they in turn believe in me".
The big day came in 1999 when Limtex was awarded the National Export Award by the Indian Prime Minister for outstanding performance in Exports. This was apart from the "Niryaat Shree Award" Ministry of Commerce and the Federation of Indian Export Organisation.
Mr. Gaurav Poddar is Second Generation business man , Under guidance of Mr. Gopal Poddar his father and One of the Promoter of Limtex Group Of Industries he nurtured himself and reached this Level in the Company by his own effort . He is mainly looking into Limtex Tea Exports Department . He has also additional responsibilities for Agri Business Division now . Agri Business Division in Limtex has been Started Since Last year and working aggressively . Mr. Gaurav Poddar is always looking into new avenues and accept all kind of challenges . He has major expertise in the field of Tea Manufacturing and Exports . Under his & H’ble Chairman’s leadership Agri Business Division is getting Success and in future we will see its immense growth.
Mr. Sudip Mukherjee is a Professional Person having good entrepreneurial Skills . He has vast 14 Years Experience in the particular field of Commodities , Specially Grains , oil Seeds , Pulses , Vegetables and Spices throughout the Globe . Before Coming to Limtex he was positioned in senior Key positions in several Big Companies in New Delhi and Mumbai . Limtex India Limited has started its Bulk Vessel Shipments through Mr. Mukherjee , He has successfully done the Shipment of 25,000 MT of Milling Wheat in Break Bulk in the beginning of the just first year of the Division just after taking the Charge . Mr. Sudip Mukherjee is an optimistic person and always finds way out easily for different kind of hurdles . He is also popular among his colleagues and share very much friendly relation with his team members . He always works in a team as a team member . He has very specific and vast knowledge in the Procurement of Spices , Oil Seeds and Grains from all over India . He has very strong and good Contacts with his buyers overseas as he always try to give best Services to his Customers . Under his guidance we think Limtex Agri Business Division will reach its peak.
Mr. Debashish Mukherjee is also a Professional Person having good experience of about 7-8 Years specifically in Grains and Animal Feed Ingredients . He is very Strong in dealing with Wheat , Corn , SBM , RSM and other similar commodities in all over India . He has joined this Division Since last 10 Months and did lots of business for Company . He was earlier with few renowned big Companies in West Bengal dealing into Grains and Feed Ingredients . His strength is the operation and Marketing . He proved his strong position within the Agri Business Division Team . He is also a team player and always do work in a team Spirit . Total operations is currently looking by him only . He has very good experience in Break Bulk operations also.