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Investor Queries & FAQs

Everything you need to know about Marico and our businesses.

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How is Marico contributing towards sustainability?
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Being 'Green' has always been an integral part of Marico's culture. Our people, processes and products imbibe it. Our "Think Fresh, Be Green" initiative has spread environmental awareness amongst our members and business associates. From the initial steps like conserving paper, power and water resources, we are integrating our "green philosophy" into our core organization processes, to make this a sustainable journey. Our light-weight bottle packaging makes it more eco-friendly. Our key suppliers are connected through an in-house e-portal, making networking more efficient and cost-effective. Regular energy audits conducted at our factories help us tap potential opportunities to reduce consumption. Our members are encouraged to use on-line conferencing to reduce travel costs and e-dairies to save paper. Our green initiatives have not just won us awards and accolades, but have also helped us to reduce the carbon footprint and improve our bottom line.

In 2011-12, Marico started its journey towards sustainability reporting and is currently putting a Sustainability Management Framework in place. This will help the Company to collate sustainability information in a sustained manner. The Company has engaged CII as a knowledge partner for preparing the Sustainability report and setting up a Sustainability Management Framework.
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When was Marico Bangladesh Limited formed?
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Marico Bangladesh Limited was incorporated in September 1999 in Bangladesh. In September 2009, the company was listed with Dhaka Stock Exchange and Chittagong Stock Exchange.
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Who is the major shareholder of Marico Bangladesh Limited?
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Marico Bangladesh Limited is a subsidiary of Marico Limited, which is based in India. The parent company holds the majority of shareholding (90 percent as on July 2, 2013) in Marico Bangladesh. More information on Marico Limited can be found at www.marico.com.
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What is the business of Marico Bangladesh Limited?
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Marico Bangladesh Limited operates in the fast-moving consumer goods space in Bangladesh, with significant presence in Hair Care, Edible Oil and Male Grooming categories. More than 80 percent of the companyís turnover is derived from the sale of Parachute Coconut Oil, the flagship brand of Marico Bangladesh Limited; the same brand has been enjoying leadership position in the hair oil market of Bangladesh for several years.
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What are the other products of Marico Bangladesh Limited apart from Parachute Coconut Oil?
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Over the past years, Marico Bangladesh Limited has made great strides in diversifying its brand portfolio. A significant portion of this portfolio is now made of the Value Added Hair Oil (VAHO) segment which now comprises of popular hair oil brands such as Parachute Beliphool LiteParachute AdvansedParachute Cooling Hair Oil and Nihar. The companyís Hair Code brand (coupled with its faster-acting variant Hair Code Keshkala) enjoys leadership position in powdered hair dye segment. In 2013, the company entered new markets with the introduction of Livon (a post-wash hair serum), Saffola Active (a healthy edible oil) and Set Wet Deodorants.
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Where are the factories and depots of Marico Bangladesh Limited located?
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Marico Bangladesh has two factories, both of which are located in Gazipur, Dhaka. The company also has five depots. More details on the location of the factories and depots are given below.

FACTORIES:

  • Factory 1:


        Mouchak, Kaliakoir, Gazipur.


  • Factory 2:


        Sirirchala, Mahona, Bobanipur, Gazipur.




DEPOTS:

  • Dhaka Depot


        C/O-Hoque Brothers Carbibe Ltd.Shed No. 01, 173, 174, 175, 179 & Half of 180,Tongi I/A, Tongi, Gazipur.




  • Comilla Depot


        214, Ashrafpur (EPZ Gate-1), Comilla.




  • Jessore Depot


        C/O A. Rahim Traders20, Loan Office Para, Jessore-7400.




  • Chittagong Depot


        C/O Amin Textiles LimitedHathazari Road, Authur Depot, Chittagong.




  • Bogra Depot


        M/S. Shovon Enterprise Maltinagar, Bakshi bazar Road Bogra - 5800.
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How do I contact Marico Bangladesh Limitedís Investor Relations team?
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The company has a dedicated Investor Relations team who can be reached at info@maricobangladesh.net

Chittagong Depot

C/O Amin Textiles Limited

Hathazari Road, Authur Depot, Chittagong

Bogra Depot

M/S. Shovon Enterprise

Maltinagar, Bakshibazar Road

Bogra - 5800
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