Milestones & Award

2015
  • Commenced production at the rice mill in Bihar
  • Commissioned a sunflower oil processing plant in Haldia
  • Launched branded sunflower oil
  • Launched the 'Royal' premium brand for refined and mustard oils
2014
  • Established a rice mill in Bihar (60,000 tonnes per annum)
  • Laid the foundation for other processed food segments
2013
  • Embarked on establishing a rice mill in Rohtas, Bihar
  • Received an in-principle approval from the Ministry of Food Processing in December 2013 for the Mega Food Park project

2012
  • Increased mustard seed crushing capacity to 400 tonnes per day, solvent extraction to 450 tonnes per day and mustard seed storage capacity by 6,400 metric tonnes at the Alwar unit
  • Commenced production at the Haldia unit
  • Introduced refined oil in Eastern India
2011
  • Got listed on the National Stock Exchange
2010
  • Commenced Haldia unit development with 1,200-tonne per day refining capacity, captive power plant and an oleo chemical section

2009
  • Commenced commercial production from the Bihar unit
  • Introduced products in Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and West Bengal
2008
  • Commissioned an edible oil refinery/ saturated fats unit in Bihar
  • Commenced production from a new refinery in Uttar Pradesh
  • Initiated the export of de-oiled cakes
2007
  • Emerged as the first Uttar Pradesh-based vanaspati manufacturer to commission a 3-megawatt power plant
  • Formed a wholly owned Singapore-based subsidiary under JVL Overseas Pte. Ltd.
  • Introduced products in North-Eastern India

2006
  • Acquired a Rajasthan-based mustard oil seed crushing and refining plant
  • Invested in Adamjee Extraction (Sri Lanka) to import saturated fats
  • Marketed products in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Uttaranchal and Chhattisgarh
2005
  • Introduced a fractionation unit with a capacity of 200 tonnes per day
2000
  • Increased Vanaspati production capacity to 200 tonnes per day

1999
  • Operationalised a 60-tonne per day refined oil unit in Jaunpur
  • Forayed into the crude soya bean and palmolein oil segments
1995
  • Switched from legacy chemical method to modern mechanical method for vanaspati processing
1993
  • Achieved a production of capacity of 100 tonnes per day at the

1990
  • Commenced production with a manufacturing capacity of 25 tonnes per day

Awards and accreditations

All JVL Agro plants and products comply with national food quality standards like FSSAI;

All plants are ISO 9001: 2008-certified

The Company was recognized as the 'Fastest Growing Vanaspati' brand in 2006

The Company was judged 'Emerging Company of the Year' 2007 by Globoil


Mr. S.N. Jhunjhunwala, Managing Director, was conferred the 'Globoil Man of the Year 2008' award

Mr. D.N. Jhunjhunwala, Chairman, was awarded the 'Globoil India Legend 2011' award

Mr. S.N. Jhunjhunwala, was made Co- Chairman of Oil Technology Association of India, Central Zone on 16 Nov 2014.