From agribusiness to conglomerate
Navabharat Limited (formerly Nava Bharat Agro Products Limited) was founded on 3rd December 1992 in the southern state of Andhra Pradesh.
It is an agribusiness that has evolved from focusing on palm plantation to becoming an edible oil refining company, with interests in planting, crushing, refining and retailing palm oil.
NBL at a glance
Two decades ago, we started operations with a few hundred acres and 20-25 farmers. Today, we work with a network of over 15k farmers and grow palm on 58k acres.
Employee Headcount Up By 68%
Sales Revenue Up By 221%
NBL is one of the largest domestic producers of edible oils in the country. We believe in making simple better – simple innovation is at the heart of NBL’s culture. We encourage our people to think out of the box for easy solutions to complex problems.
Fully integrated processing facility – NBL has one of the largest integrated facilities for vegetable oils. It has a crushing capacity of 3000MT a day and refining capacity of 850MT. We take it one step further and process value adds as well.
Large farmer community – NBL works closely with a farming community of over 10000 farmers West Godavari in Andhra Pradesh.
Multi state retail operations – NBL retails its products across Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Maharashtra and Odisha. Our brands include Supermati, Mrs. Right and Mr. DoMore.
Zero Waste initiatives – NBL is committed to sustainability. Our processes have led to zero wastage at the factory. We invested in technology to reuse 100% of the effluent that we generate.
Rural empowerment – We work with local governments and NGOs for rural development initiatives. NBL invested in skill development, healthcare and waste management projects in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana.
We used to grow sugarcane and we found its pricing volatile. With palm fruit, we are able to trust NBL as it has delivered on the returns promised to us.
Vamisetti Nageswara Rao