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1969

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Started Red Phosphorus

1972

President's Gold seal for Research and Development

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1976

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Entry into Agchem

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First Exports

1980

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Started production of Yellow Phosphorus, Ankleshwar.

1984

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Listed on India's Stock Exchanges

1994

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Acquisition of MTM Agrochemical, UK - First international acquisition Operations commenced in Jhagadia

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Operations commenced in Jhagadia

1996

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Devrinol- USA

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Started Caustic Chlorine Plant

1997

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Devrinol - ROW

2000

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Product acquisition of Devrinol Japan, by UPL

2004

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Establishment of Ag Value Inc., USA, as a subsidiary of UPL

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Product acquisition of Surflan, USA, by UPL

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Product acquisition of Ultra Blazer, Worldwide, by UPL

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Product acquisition of Lenacil, Chloridazon, Europe, by UPL

2005

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Cequisa, Europe

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SWAL acquisition

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Reposo, Argentina

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First EMR registered (SAAF)

2006

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Cerexagri

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Advanta

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CropServe

2007

National Award in the year 2007 for Outstanding Research & Development on Pollution Control & Environmental Protection

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Evofarm, Colombia

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Icona

2008

Rolta Corporate Award 2008

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Evofarm, Group

2010

ICC LIFE-TIME ACHIEVEMENT Award for the Entrepreneur for the year 2010

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Rice Co

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Manzate Global Business

2011

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DVA Agro, with 51% stake

2012

Agriculture Leadership Award 2012 being received by Mr. Rajju Shroff and Vikram Shroff for UPL

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SDAgrichem, Netherlands

2013

Ernst & Young Enterpreneur of the year 2013

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Neo-Fog, SA & JPB Courtage, France

2014

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Increase in stake - UPL Brazil (73%)

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Crossed INR 100 Bn mark in revenues

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Optima Farm Solution Ltd, India

2015

Shri. Rajju Shroff, Chairman and MD of UPL was bestowed with the LIFE TIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD in the year 2015 by AGROW

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Increase in stake - UPL Brazil (100%)

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Sinagro stake - 40%

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Close to US $2 Bn in revenue

2016

UPL won the Friendly Green Factory for Year 2016 (7) at Vietnam ‘s ‘BRANDS FOR ENVIRONMENT’

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Mr. Piyush Goyal, Minister of State for Power felicitates UPL Jhagadia Site, the winner of ‘Golden Peacock Awards 2016’

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India Manufacturing Excellence Awards 2016

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UPL won the first position in the Agrochemical Sector awarded by Dun & Bradstreet India's Top 500 Companies in 2016. Mr. Rajju Shroff, CMD-UPL received the Award

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Crossed US $2 Bn in revenue

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Crossed 5000 mark in registration

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Merger with former associate, Advanta Seeds.

2017

UPL India, Brazil & Mexico are awarded 'Great Place to Work' certificate by GPW, India.

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UPL Jhagadia won the silver ‘EKDKN Exceed Award 2017’

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NECA Award 2017

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US $2.5 Bn in revenue

2018

UPL announces the acquisition of Arysta

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Mr. Rajnikant Shroff honored with the Mexican Order of the Aztec Eagle

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Advanta is 4th on the Access to Seeds Index 2019 South and Southeast Asia

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UPL announces acquisition of Costa Rica's Bioquim Group

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'New UPL' is here

2019

UPL’s Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) rating up 60.6 % from last year

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UPL receives FTSE4Good logo recertification

2019-FTSE

UPL Celebrating 50 years of Excellence

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Acquisition of Laoting Yoloo Bio-technology Co.Ltd

2020

UPL Ranked No. 1 Globally in Agro-Chemical Sector by Sustainalytics

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Awarded- Best Company from an Emerging Region

2019-FTSE

FIFA Foundation and UPL sign MoU to promote sustainable development and Education

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Agrospec acquisition in Chile

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DECCO Worldwide acquisition of IngeAgro, SA – Growing Our Post-Harvest Business Footprint

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OpenAg Center Press Release - Introduction of our OpenAg Center, a new, state-of-the-art R&D hub

2021

UPL Ranked No.1 for Sustainability Performance Amongst its Peers for Second Year Running

UPL ltd announced as Regional Supporter for FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022TM

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UPL announces long term collaboration with Chr. Hansen to develop and commercialize microbial solutions for sustainable agriculture

UPL Launches ‘The Gigaton Challenge’ – Reducing Atmospheric CO2 By 1 Gigaton And Creating A New Carbon Market For Agriculture

UPL ltd joins The Climate Pledge, furthering a commitment to reshape the role of global agriculture in the fight against climate change

The Heart Fund, in partnership with UPL, announces successful implementation of second cardiac mobile clinic and scaling of 5-Year medical program in Côte d’Ivoire.

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The Radicle Carbon and Soil Challenge by UPL – the search is on for the Ag and Food Tech start-ups changing the game for carbon reduction & soil health

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2022

UPL announces launch of Flupyrimin insecticides to protect rice yields

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UPL publishes inaugural ‘Africa Sustainability Report’ showcasing commitment to the sustainable transformation of Africa’s food systems

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UPL Broadens Biocontrol Portfolio With Acquisition Of New Naturally-Derived Fungicide, Optichos

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UPL’s excellence in corporate sustainability recognised for second consecutive year by S&P Global Sustainability Yearbook