Hindustan Organic Chemicals  Ltd. ( HOCL)



Name of the company

Hindustan Organic Chemicals Limited(HOCL)


Date of incorporation

12th December, 1960


Registered office

PO Rasayani, Distt. Raigad,  Maharashtra–410 207


Corporate office

81, Maharishi Karve Marg Harchandrai House, Mumbai–400 002


Telephone, Fax

022-22062149,   022-22059533


E-Mail / Website

hoclras@bom3.vsnl.net.in / www.hoclindia.com

Production Units

Unit with Location

Year of Commission


Installed capacity

Rasayani Unit

District Raigad
Pin - 410207


Nitro products, Aniline, Acids, Formaldehyde, Caustic Soda etc.

239110 TPA

Cochin Unit

Ambalamugal District Ernakulam Pin - 682302


Phenol, Acetone, Propylene, H202

152865 TPA




Total : 391975 TPA

Equity pattern (as on 31.03.2007)
(a) Authorised Share Capital  Rs.3,200 million
(32,00,00,000 equity share of Rs.10 each)
(b) Paid up Share Capital      Rs. 672.6 million

Shareholding pattern
(i) Upto March, 1992
100% Government Shareholding
(ii) April, 1992 to October, 1994
80% Government Shareholding (20% shares disinvested by the Government in favour of 8 Mutual funds /UTI/Banks)- amount realised by Government on disinvestment works out to Rs. 561.8 million (face value Rs.98.7 million)

(iii) From November, 1994 till date
58.61% Government Shareholding

Consequent on public issue of equity shares to the extent of Rs.963.5 million including premium (face value of Rs.180 million) raising the paid up capital of the company from Rs.493.5 million to Rs.673.6 million and thereby reducing Government of India holding from 80% to 58.61%. During AGM for the year 2005-06 the authorized share capital of the company was increased to Rs. 3200 million to accommodate the preference shares of Rs. 2500 million to be issued to Govt. of India.

Details of equity shareholding as on 31.03.2004


No of

No.of Shares