The Group



Founded in 1973 by Shri K V K Raju with a modest investment of Rs.50 million, the Nagarjuna Group today is a prominent industrial house in India with an asset base of Rs.43 billion.

1974: Birth of a business group that pioneered several core sector enterprises in the coming decades. Starting with manufacturing steel, Nagarjuna Steels Limited was launched.

1985: With focus on agriculture input business started plant nutrition business with Nagarjuna Fertilizers and Chemicals Limited.

1992: Forayed into the Crop Protection Business with investments in Pesticide Formulations manufacturing followed by Technical Grade Manufacturing in the year 1994.

1994: Micro irrigation business started to address the irrigation problems of farmers living in water and energy scarce regions.

1995: Ventured into Energy sector. Entered into power generation by setting up Nagarjuna Power Corporation Limited.

1997: Entered into petroleum by setting up Nagarjuna Oil Corporation Limited.

Consolidating its core activities, today the Group's major operations cover Agri and Energy sectors.