The Company was incorporated as a Public Limited Company on 1st December 1975 under the name Punjab Alkalies Limited.
The name of the Company was subsequently changed to Punjab Alkalies & Chemicals Limited and a Fresh Certificate of Incorporation consequent on change of name dated 19th April 1983 was obtained from the Registrar of Companies, Punjab, HP & Chandigarh, Jalandhar.
The name of the Company has been changed from “Punjab Alkalies & Chemicals Limited” to “Primo Chemicals Limited” w.e.f. 19/12/2022.
Primo Chemicals Limited (formerly known as Punjab Alkalies & Chemicals Ltd.) is a prominent producer of Caustic Soda in the North India region. Our primary product is Caustic Soda Lye, with a daily production capacity of 500 tons. Additionally, we also produce valuable by-products such as Hydrochloric Acid,Liquid Chlorine, Sodium Hypochlorite, and Hydrogen gas.
Our manufacturing units are strategically located in Naya Nangal, District Ropar, Punjab, India. This advantageous location enables us to efficiently serve not only the growing market in northern India but also extend our reach to other regions across the country. We benefit from uninterrupted power supply due to our proximity to the Bhakra Nangal Dam, and our facilities have excellent road and rail connectivity.
At Primo, we operate state-of-the-art manufacturing units that employ the latest HOECHSTUHDE membrane cell technology. This technology ensures
energy efficiency and eco-friendliness in our production processes. Currently, our combined plant capacity allows us to manufacture 165,000 tons per annum of Caustic Soda.
With over four decades of experience in the chemicals manufacturing industry, Primo has established a strong reputation for delivering high-quality products and maintaining excellence in our operations. We are committed to upholding our legacy of expertise as we continue to contribute to the chemical sector.