GOLDENTOBC Business Profile
GTC Industries (GTC), formerly known as Golden Tobacco Company, is engaged in the business of cigarettes and processed tobacco. The company was established in 1930, converted into a public limited company in 1971 and became a part of the Dalmia Group in 1979.
The company offers cigarette brands like Panama, Taj, Golden`s Goldflake in plain and filters and Chancellor, Flair, Esquire, and Style in the filter segment. Clove cigarettes and Ms Special Filter (for women) are recent inclusions. It is working on developing products consisting of a mix of tobacco and other plant-based ingredients. GTC has two cigarette-manufacturing units in Baroda and Mumbai. Apart from cigarettes, the company also manufactures processed tobacco. The company is ISO 9001:2000 certified by the accreditation agency RWTUV. It has its own fully equipped printing press to produce all its packaging material under one roof. Subsidiaries of the company include Golden Investment (Sikkim), Western Express Industries and GTC INC. B.V.
The company currently sells about 900 million cigarettes per month through a wide network in India. It exports cigarettes like Chancellor, Panama, Style, Esquire, Flair, Little Cigars, Slim, ..etc, to USA, Central America, Africa and the Middle East. In July, 2007, the company came out of the purview of the Board for Industrial and Financial Reconstruction (BIFR) and had reported a positive net worth of Rs 388.2 million for the financial year 2006-2007.
The current market capitalization stands at Rs 35.22 crore. The company has reported a standalone sales of Rs 11.53 crore and a Net Loss of Rs 6.41 crore for the quarter ended September 2013.
The company management includes Sanjay Dalmia - Chairman, Anurag Dalmia - Vice Chairman, A K Joshi - Managing Director, R R Kumar - Ind. Non-Executive Director, Bharat B Merchant - Ind. Non-Executive Director, V K Bhandari - Ind. Non-Executive Director, Jaskaran S Khurana - Additional Director, Ved Berry - Additional Director.
The Registered office of the company is at Darjipura, Post-Amaliya, Vadodara District, Gujarat - 390022.