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Reliance Industries | Company Information from ICIS


Reliance Industries (RIL) is a major player in the Indian petrochemicals sector with integrated operations ranging from the production of crude oil and gas to polyester and polymer products as well as the manufacture of textiles. Its petrochemical operations include olefins, aromatics, polyethylene (PE) , polypropylene (PP), polyvinyl chloride (PVC) , polyester intermediates and solvents. Reliance Industries Logo (Source: Reliance Industries)


Reliance's strategy includes building and sustaining leadership positions across its product categories in the domestic markets as well as pursuing attractive export opportunities.


In the petrochemical and refining business, the company will strive for global leadership and to be amongst the lowest cost producers worldwide. It will continue to invest in research, quality, safety and the environment.


Looking ahead, Reliance will identify new businesses with high growth potential and invest in businesses that can scale rapidly and generate returns over an extendable period of time.


Reliance employs around 23,365 people with headquarters in Mumbai, India, and had sales of $44.6bn in its 2009-10 financial year.


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Key Personnel


Founder: Dhirubhai Ambani

Chairman: Mukesh Ambani

Board member: Nikhil Meswani

Board member: Hital Meswani

Board member: H.S.Kohli

Board member: Ramniklal Ambani

Board member: Mansingh Bhakta

Board member: Yogendra Trivedi

Board member: D V Kapur

Board member: M P Modi

Board member: S Venkitaramanan

Board member: Ashok Misra

Board member: Shri Dipak Jain

Board member: Raghunath Anant Mashelkar

Board member: P.M.S. Prasad





Reliance Industries
Maker Chambers IV
Nariman Point
Mumbai 400 021

Tel: +91 22 2278 5000
Fax: +91 22 204 2268

Reliance Industries Company Structure

Reliance Industries (RIL) claims to be India's largest private sector enterprise. It is a major player in the Indian petrochemicals sector. Reliance's operations capture value addition at every stage from producing crude oil and gas to polyester and polymer products and are vertically integrated to the production of textiles. On 5 September 2007, Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) and Indian Petrochemicals Corporation Limited (IPCL) merged together. The merger proposal between RIL and IPCL was first announced on 10 March 2007.
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Reliance Industries Strategy & Financial Highlights

Reliance Industries (RIL) has the clear message that while its growth is “planned and focused”, it is also “spontaneous and self-energising”. In addition, the company states that it is “on the path to improving its global ranking” in polymers by building “extremely competitive” new assets in India. (Edited from annual report and company website). ICIS also provides you with key financial data listed in table form. More about Reliance Industries Strategy & Financial Highlights


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