Internationally, India ranks as the largest producer of castor oil, accounting for over 80% of the worldís output. And leading this industry in India is the jayant oil mills group. Established in 1952, the group has over the years devoted its virtually endless possibilities and potential of castor.
Jayant oil mills is a government turnover of Rs.2000 million trading house with a which over 60 % is contributed by exports. Today the group enjoys the distinction of offering the largest range of castor based products in the world. Its exports castor oil and its derivatives to more than thirty countries around the globe.The groupís most fundamental asset is a strong research base which has helped it innovate chemical derivatives of castor oil as well as identify newer applications and create new markets. It is also actively engaged in developing hybrid varieties of seeds thereby giving a fillip to Indiaís castor seed production. The groupís second most important asset is its 700-strong work force. The Jayant team has contributed to the groupís success through an efficient and thoroughly professional attitude.Apart from its pioneering work in relation to castor oils and seeds, the group has made trailblazing forays into areas as diverse as engineering , shipping construction, pharmaceuticals and finance