ACI Limited

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Advanced Chemical Industries (ACI)
Public company DSE : ACI
Industrychemicals, foods, pharma, consumer products, logistics, consumer electronics, automobile services, communication
Founded1968[1]
HeadquartersDhaka, Bangladesh
Key people
Mr. M. Anis Ud Dowla, Chairman and Dr. Arif Dowla, managing director
RevenueIncrease ৳ 238 Million[2]
Websiteaci-bd.com

ACI or Advanced Chemical Industries (DSE : ACI) is one of the largest Bangladeshi conglomerates.[3] The company operates through three reportable segments: Pharmaceuticals, Consumer Brands and Agribusiness.[4] ACI established as the subsidiary of Imperial Chemical Industries (ICI) in 1968. It has been incorporated as ICI Bangladesh Manufacturers Limited on 24 January 1973.[5] The company was renamed as Advanced Chemical Industries Limited (ACI Limited) on 5 May 1992. The company sold its insect control, air care and toilet care brands to SC Johnson & Son in 2015.[6]

Sister Concern of ACI Limited[edit]

  • ACI Consumer Brands
  • ACI Fertilizer
  • ACI Formulations Ltd.[7]
  • ACI Agrochemicals[8]
  • Apex Leather-crafts Limited
  • ACI Salt Limited[9]
  • ACI Pure Flour Limited[10]
  • ACI Foods Limited[11]
  • Premiaflex Plastics Limited
  • Creative Communication Limited[12]
  • ACI Motors Limited (Yamaha)[13]
  • ACI Logistics Limited (Shwapno)[14]
  • ACI HealthCare Limited[15]
  • ACI consultants[16]
  • ACI Pharmaceuticals[17]
  • ACI Electronics Ltd. (Panasonic etc.)

List of joint venture companies[edit]

  • ACI Godrej Agrovet Private Limited[18]
  • Tetley ACI (Bangladesh) Limited[19]
  • Asian Consumer Care (Pvt) Limited

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 1 January 2015. Retrieved 1 January 2015.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ http://www.aci-bd.com/financial.php
  3. ^ "Commercial papers set to become hot cakes: ACI". The Daily Star. 27 March 2015. Retrieved 29 October 2016.
  4. ^ "A night for corporate stars". Bangladesh Business Awards. The Daily Star. Retrieved 2 January 2013.
  5. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 1 January 2015. Retrieved 1 January 2015.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  6. ^ "ACI sells household brands to US firm for Tk 250.54cr". The Daily Star. 26 April 2015. Retrieved 29 October 2016.
  7. ^ "AkzoNobel India keen to start Bangladesh venture – The Economic Times". The Economic Times. Retrieved 29 October 2016.
  8. ^ Patnaik, Rhonita. "IRRI and partner to develop improved rice varieties in Bangladesh". Far Eastern Agriculture. Retrieved 29 October 2016.
  9. ^ "ACI Salt Ltd: Private Company Information – Businessweek". www.bloomberg.com. Retrieved 29 October 2016.
  10. ^ "Big firms to go for rice milling". The Daily Star. 22 January 2015. Retrieved 29 October 2016.
  11. ^ "Bangladeshi firms bag $3m in export orders from Paris fair". The Daily Star. 21 October 2016. Retrieved 29 October 2016.
  12. ^ "Big firms to go for rice milling". The Daily Star. 22 January 2015. Retrieved 29 October 2016.
  13. ^ "Tractor sales rise for haulage purposes". The Daily Star. 17 March 2016. Retrieved 29 October 2016.
  14. ^ "Aci Logistics Limited: Private Company Information – Businessweek". www.bloomberg.com. Retrieved 29 October 2016.
  15. ^ "Local firms still can't invest abroad". The Daily Star. 12 June 2016. Retrieved 29 October 2016.
  16. ^ "Bangladesh appoints six local, foreign consultants for Karnaphuli tunnel project". bdnews24.com. Retrieved 29 October 2016.
  17. ^ "Fake medicine factory busted in Khulna, two sent to jail". The Daily Star. 12 October 2016. Retrieved 29 October 2016.
  18. ^ "Oxfam: Maze is a nutritious staple for the poor | Dhaka Tribune". Dhaka Tribune. 25 September 2016. Retrieved 29 October 2016.
  19. ^ "Are we foolishly lapping up lies and misinformation on social media?". www.dailyo.in. Retrieved 29 October 2016.

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