Amira “The Food”

The world of Amira “The Amira Group” was founded by late Shri. Karam Chand Chanana as a modest venture in the agro-commodities trade in 1915. Inherently dynamic in nature, Amira continues to diversify and explore new opportunities; while the past serves as inspiration, it is the passion to grow the potential that truly excites the Amira Group. The second generation continues to strive newer heights and widening its base under the guidance of Shri Anil Chanana Chairman; he enabled the company to realise the potential in global arenas and establishing the foundation layers for export business in 1978. Taking the business legacy forward under the stewardship of Shri Karan A Chanana the Group Managing Director Amira Foods India limited received the prestigious status of Global Growth Company from the World Economic Forum in 2008. This accreditation is based on parameters including demonstrated leadership, outstanding execution and acknowledged operating experience. His belief in relationships is the means to bond people and cultures across the world through the common language of food. This is the power of Food Connect, and at Amira Foods, this is our vison. Amira is the largest Indian privately held rice company. Our infrastructure includes state-of-the-art milling technologies that are certified to meet world-class quality standards. A category focus on rice is well rounded through a commitment to other agro-products including pulses, sesame seeds, sugar, onion, potatoes, maize, soybean extract, edible oil, palm oil, wheat, wheat flour, rapeseed, millets and spices.Amira exports Basmati, long grain rice and a wide variety of agro-commodities. The Group has an established presence in both private labelling trade as well as the branded space across 40 countries.Amira offers an extensive portfolio of basmati and non-basmati rice brands through a nation-wide distribution network.

The Amira brand has established a reputation for fair trade practices. Quality products, honest pricing and the assurance of customer satisfaction have been the guiding philosophy to grow the brand.Production facilities across 20 acres with a capacity of 400 Metric Tonnes are located in the basmati growing belt of northern India.We have grown from 89.32USD$ in 2006-07 to 240.58 USD$ in 2008-09 Over the years, the Amira Group has earned recognition not just as an industry leader, but also for its contributions to the country’s growth and economic stability.APEDA Certificate of Merit for outstanding Contribution to Rice Exports (1995-96)Recognition as a 3 Star Export House By Ministry Of Commerce, Government Of India (2004)FIEO Award for promoting Exports (2000-2002) The driving force behind our business has been Passion for Foods and keeping the momentum go higher we are diversifying in core business like forward and backward integration ?from the procurement of seeds and organic farming initiatives through to establish first private AGRO SEZ PROJECT in Haryana.