What is the role
of Chemexcil for Indian Chemical Industry ?
The CHEMEXCIL plays a committed, complementary and catalyst role in
promoting the exports of
Chemical groups items covered under its purview viz: Dyes, Basic Organic
and Inorganic Chemicals, Pesticides, Soaps, Detergents, Cosmetics, Toiletries,
Essential oils and Castor Oil.
How many members Chemexcil have?
Chemexcil has 3600 members.
What is the role
of Chemexcil in encouraging exports from India?
Chemexcil has been eminently successful in projecting Brand India image
overseas as a supplier of high quality raw materials for dyes &
dye intermediates, organic & inorganic chemicals, cosmetics &
Chemexcil has created the necessary infrastructure as well as marketing&
which are availed of by both member-exporters / importers.
To highlight India
capability to offer a steady and sustainable supply of low cost international
quality products, the Council has been participating in various specialised
trade fairs in LAC, ASEAN, AFRICAN, CIS & European Countries.
To provide a unique opportunity to major buyers and to interact with
our member-exporters for
sourcing their products requirements from India, the Council has been
sponsoring high powered
trade delegation to promising & potential markets.
To have a first hand view of the state of the art facilities, quality
of the products being
manufactured under stringent procedures the Council would be inviting
buying delegations and
organise their visit to manufacturing facilities of indian companies.
In order to assist importers in locating an appropriate seller and provide
up- to- date readily
available information, the Council has brought out buyers guide for
dyes & dye intermediates,
chemicals, cosmetics and in Councils various events, these product publications
are distributed free of charge. The Council is in the process of updating
these publications which will be ready by next month.
To create awareness & enhance export growth, the Council organise
number of educative
seminars / workshop / open house meets on export marketing, Exim policy,
anti-dumping, procedure documentation, awareness programmes on focus
countries, MDA, etc.
What is the India's share in World Chemical Export?
India's share in the World Chemical Export is 2%
What qualities and characteristics a foreign importer
in Indian Exporters?
The foreign importer look for international quality products manufactured
in state-of art
manufacturing facilities at most competitive
rates, which are delivered to the end customers
What is the percentile success rate of Chemexcil
The growth rate of exports for the last five years have been between
20-25% for all the products falling under the purview of the Council.
What are forward plan and targets of Chemexcil for next five years?
Even in this downturn in economic scenario of world over, Chemexcil
has maintained the same
growth rate. We are optimistic there would be an addition of 10% every
Do you encourage import substitute chemical manufacturing
As Chairman of Chemexcil, I strongly feel that import substitute in
chemical manufacturing would always benefit India the way Reliance has
put backward integration in India.
Are you personally satisfied with China's achievement
and growth pertaining to Chemical Industry for last five years?
In my opinion, China has gone ahead very methodically by putting up
bulk manufacturing units.
However,India has edge over China in Speciality Chemicals where knowledge
and skill are of
Do you think we can adopt China's Success Model?
If yes, how?
We can not adapt in totality the Chineese success model as the two countries
are geographically and politically different.
TOP COUNTRIES OF EXPORTS OF CHEMEXCIL'S ITEMS
the years 2009-10, 2010-11 and 2011-12
What are the last word of your advise to Indian
As Chairman of CHEMEXCIL I would like to advise my fellow exporters
of Chemicals that they should spread their wings and look for new destinations
for exports. In my opinion, even if the Indian
market is big, we should not rely upon our indigenous supply
base but excel in exports.