Bayer in India

With a history of over 112 years, Bayer Group of Companies in India has firmly established itself as a company that manufactures world-class products.

Bayer is a responsible corporate citizen and believes in transparent and ethical governance.

Bayer is committed to its operations in India and is making significant investments in the country. The EcoCommercial building that Bayer is
constructing at Greater Noida, will be the first of its kind in the country.

Bayer runs many social responsibility projects in the country and has been one of the earliest to respond to emergency situations like floods,
earthquakes, tsunami, etc, in the country time and again. Bayer runs a strong and successful campaign against child labour in India.

Bayer in India - History of more than 100 years….

1896 - First wholly - owned subsidiary of Bayer in Asia “Farbenfabriken Bayer and Co. Ltd.” was set-up in Mumbai

1958 - Bayer establishes Bayer Agrochem Private Limited in India

1963 - The name of Bayer Agrochem changes to Bayer (India) Limited

1969 - The company commences operations of a major plant in Thane

1981 - The first ‘Bayer Tower Biology’ system is installed outside of Germany

1987 - An incineration plant is installed in the Thane plant

2004 - First Imidacloprid production facility outside Germany inaugurated in Vapi

2005 - New nematicides plant inaugurated in Ankleshwar

2007 - The Polyurethanes Systems House commences operations in Greater Noida

2008 - Groundbreaking ceremony of the EcoCommercial Building

2009 - Groundbreaking ceremony of BMS Color Competence & Design Centre

2009 - BTS opens its first office in India at Thane

2009 - Bayer to invest in a new polyisocyanate manufacturing facility in Ankleshwar