Elder Health Care Ltd said it signed an in-licensing agreement with Japan-based POLA Chemical Industries to introduce POLA's cosmetic products in India.
EHCL will launch "Bihaku" whitening range viz white wash, white lotion, white gel and white mask through the over the counter (OTC) as well as dermatologist/cosmetologists route in the next two months.
The organised skin care segment, currently valued at Rs2,300 crore, is growing at 20%. EHCL is targeting sales to the tune of Rs7 crore from Bihaku products by the fifth year of launch.
On Thursday, Elder Health Care shares shed 3.6% to Rs89 on the Bombay Stock Exchange, while the benchmark Sensex declined 0.4% to 19,417 points.
Bodal Chemicals Ltd, a manufacturer and seller of dye and dye intermediates, announced its entry into agrochemicals sector by floating a wholly owned subsidiary called Bodal AgroTech. The newly formed company will also set up a single super phosphate (SSP) plant involving an investment of Rs31 crore.
The SSP plant will have a capacity of 3.5 million tonnes per annum (MTPA). It is expected to be ready in 18 months of ground-breaking. The plant, when fully operational, is expected to generate a turnover of Rs240 crore per year, Bodal Chemicals said in a statement.
Bodal AgroTech will also produce NPK mixed fertilisers (nitrogen-phosphorous - potassium) that is used in different concentrations for various crops.
On Thursday, Bodal Chemicals shares ended 3.8% down at Rs33 on the Bombay Stock Exchange, while the benchmark Sensex declined 0.4% to 19,417 points.
ARSS Infrastructure Projects Ltd said it has received a contract worth Rs163 crore from the Public Works Department (PWD) of Mizoram.
The Bhubaneswar based company recently received a contract worth Rs93.7 crore from Rajasthan State Road Development & Construction Corporation Ltd, Jaipur, the company said in a regulatory filing.
On Thursday, ARSS Infrastructure shares gained 0.5% to Rs1,267 on the Bombay Stock Exchange, while the benchmark Sensex declined 0.4% to 19,417 points.