Kota in Rajasthan is famous for the fine translucent muslins called Masuria Malmal. Originally, such sarees were called Masuria because they were woven in Mysore. The weavers were subsequently brought to Kota by Rao Kishore Singh who was a general in the Mughal army. The weavers were brought to Kota in the late 17th and early 18th century and the saris came to be known as 'Kota-Masuria'. Kota sarees are popularly known as 'Masuria' in Kota and Kotadoria outside the state. 'Doria' means thread







The fine-grained variety of limestone is known as Kota stone. The rich greenish-blue and brown colours of this stone are most popular. Kota stone is preferred for flooring and wall cladding, paving and facades of buildings. This is because they have the unique properties of limestones. They are very tough, non water-absorbent, non-slip, non-porous and have excellent stain removability. Moreover, their resistance to wear and delamination is higher than other stones. They are available in different sizes and thicknesses. The varieties include Kota Blue Natural, Kota Blue Honed, Kota Blue Polished, Kota Blue Cobbles, Kota Brown Natural and Kota Brown Polished.






Established in the year 1985, Chambal Fertilisers and Chemicals Limited (CFCL) grew into the largest manufacturer of Urea in the private sector with an installed capacity of 1.5 million tonnes per annum. CFCL has been a dividend paying Company since first full year of commercial production. The fertiliser plant is located at Gadepan, Distt. Kota, Rajasthan. The main activity of CFCL is manufacture of Nitrogenous fertiliser viz. production of Urea. CFCL is also involved in trading of many agric-inputs. The Company has also entered into the software, spinning and miniature potato seeds businesses.




DSCL, a Rs. 1350 crore+ diversified business group based in North India. Its primary businesses are:

         Agri-Business (Urea fertilizer, Sugar, Farm inputs marketing such as DAP, Pesticides, Seeds, Agri retailing - Haryali Kisan Bazaars, etc.)

         Plastics (PVC and PVC compounds, Plastic building products - Fenesta).

         Chemicals (Chlor-Alkali, Chlorine based products).

         Other business interests comprise of Cement, Textiles and Energy Services.

Founded by Sir Shriram in 1889 (as DCM limited), today DSCL (which spun of as a separate company in 1990) is managed by Mr. Ajay S. Shriram, Chairman and Senior Managing Director and Mr. Vikram S. Shriram, Vice Chairman and Managing Director along with a highly professional executive team.

DSCL has a strong brand equity reflective of credibility, ethical values and consistent high quality product image. With over 30 years of experience in managing large scale process industries with sustained high level of performance, DSCL meets the needs of a wide range of customers from farmers to industrial users, from house builders to business owners. Fostering enduring relationships is at the core of DSCL's business philosophy - with vendors, business partners, and customers and within the organization between employees.

As a leading equal opportunity employer in India, DSCL has a motivated and dynamic management team of highly qualified professionals and dedicated workmen and staff whose work has shown the way towards creating "Team Excellence".

DSCL has a long history of accessing and employing the best technologies for its projects and has worked successfully with renowned international and domestic technology partners. As a learning organization DSCL has worked regularly with the national and international consultants of repute, in diverse areas of Business Strategy, Quality, Organizational Development etc. In a major IT initiative the company has networked all its locations on a Wide Area Network (WAN) and implemented SAP R/3 Enterprise Resource Package (ERP) across the Company. DSCL is now in the process of upgrading and web-enabling this ERP to MySAP.com. Other key IT enabling initiatives under implementation are Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and Business Information Warehousing (BIW).



Instrumentation Limited (better known as IL) is Government Of India Enterprise set up in 1964 with the prime objective of attaining self reliance in the field of Control and Automation for process industry. Today IL is manufacturing and supplying state of the art control equipment on turnkey basis to various sector of Industry viz. Power, Steel, Fertilizer, Chemical, Petrochemical, Refineries, Pharmaceutical, Cement, Paper, Textile, Space, and Oil & Gas.

The present product handling of the company comprises of sophisticated Digital Distributed Control systems, high performance electronic transmitters, desk/panel mounted controllers, indicators, recorders and other hardware, liquid and gas analyzers, with sample handling and conditioning system, annunciation system, panels, instrument cabinet and racks, Flow elements, Computer based applications, Control valves, actuators in addition to Telecommunication systems, Defense electronics, Railway signaling systems, Uninterrupted Power Supply Systems(UPS), Solar Dusk Dawn System(SDDS) etc.