A leading Chemical Powerhouse
built over 8 decades on a foundation of Innovation
Founder Chairman Padma Bhushan Sahu Shriyans Prasad Jain 1908 - 1992
Born on November 3rd 1908, Sahu Shriyans Prasad Jain has been the most important source of inspiration to the Company providing it the foundation to build a successful and socialable business. Not only was Mr. S.P. Jain an industrialist far ahead of his time, but also was a leader, a philanthropist, and activist and a visionary whose contribution to the country in the fields of education, healthcare, social welfare and commerce have been far reaching till today. We wish to pay tribute to this truly noble Indian.
A Story Going Back Decades
Setup India’s first Soda Ash factory at Dhrangadhra, Gujarat in West India.
The plant was taken over and run under the name of Dhrangadhra Chemical Works.
Commissioning of the chlor-alkali plant at Sahupuram in Tamil Nadu.
Founded India’s first
Integrated PVC plant was erected making the Company one of the first in the nascent petrochemicals field.
Set up a plant to manufacture Synthetic Rutile, the first of its kind in Asia, and even today, one of the few of its kind in the world.
First company in India to produce UTOX a buff coloured pigment manufactured by recovering TiO2 particles
First company in South East Asia to use imported merchant VCM to produce PVC
To reflect the expanded activity spectrum, and its emergence as a multi-product and multi-locational company, the corporate name was changed simply to DCW Limited.
Pilot plant to produce Synthetic Iron Oxide Pigment was setup, a result of R&D efforts.
Caustic Soda plant conversion to membrane cell process from mercury process
Commissioned 2X25MW Coal based Power plant.
Commissioned one of Asia's largest scale of Synthetic Iron Oxide Pigment Plant..
Commenced production of C-PVC as the first & only producer in India.
“We endeavour to become a chemical powerhouse by
growing in a globally competitive market
with a focus on the environment
and community by optimising
the use of all available
To enhance stakeholder value by innovating
and diversifying into synergistic businesses
while emphasising the 4Rs (Reduce,
Reuse, Recycle and Recover)
as we continue to practice
The senior leadership brings with them the technical expertise as well as decades of industry experience. They have been instrumental in DCW's expansion and growth over the years and are invaluable to the company's continued evolution.
Mr. Pramod Kumar Jain
Chairman & Managing Director
Mr. Bakul Jain
Mr. Vivek Jain
Mr. Mahesh Vennelkanti
Mrs. Sujata Rangnekar
Mr. Krishnamoorthy Krishnan
Mr. Ashish Jain
Mr. Saatvik Jain
Mr. Amitabh Gupta
Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Sudarshan Ganapathy
Chief Operations Officer
Mr. Pradipto Mukherjee
Chief Financial Officer
Discover Our Products
A non flammable, chemically stable white powder, Soda Ash is used to manufacture Detergents, Petroleum, Cleaning Products, Water Treatment & Paper Manufacturing.
A non flammable, chemically stable white powder, Sodium Bicarbonate is supplied in 50kg HDPE bags.
An important thermoplastic, C-PVC is used across a variety of industries from commercial to residential water piping systems.
Synthetic Iron Oxide Pigment
DCW is one of the largest commercial scale manufacturers of both, Red and Yellow Synthetic Iron Oxide pigments in India.
Synthetic Rutile is a chemically modified ilmenite sand that has had most of the ferrous, non-titanium components removed and upgraded into Synthetic Rutile which contains ≈ 95wt.%.
Caustic Soda (Sodium Hydroxide), is a basic product widely used in diverse industrial sectors, either as a raw material or as an auxiliary chemical.
Hydrochloric Acid (HCl) is commonly used in the process of water treatment, leaching, and as an analytical agent.
Elemental Chlorine is commercially produced from brine by electrolysis, through the chlor-alkali process as a by-product in the production of Caustic Soda.
In metal de-greasing, dry cleaning drying electronic parts, as an extractions solvent for oils fats, waxes, refrigerant and also as a fumigant.
A pale yellow coloured odourless powder, Utox exhibits chemical resistance to acid with an average particle size of 1 micron.
Produced at our Sahupuram facility its used in Effluent Water, Sewage Treatment, Textiles and Etching industry.
Sodium Hypochlorite is produced by the scrubbing of Chlorine Gas with Caustic Soda Lye.
For Our Investors
Annual Report FY 2022-23PDF
A strong performance despite challenging market conditions with a growth in earnings and profits.
A comprehensive report for potential investors with relevant data points and financial result summaries.