A P Met Engg Ltd was originally incorporated during the year 1974. Presently the company is having a capacity to manufacture Rectified Spirit and Extra Neutral Alcohol with a l
Uttam Sugar Mills is planning to expand its distillery in Barkatpur in Najibabad district in Uttar Pradesh. The project involves expanding molasses based distillery capacity from 75 klpd to 150 klpd with an investment of Rs. 1000 million. Land required for the project is already acquired.
Kiwi fruit which grows abundantly in the state of Arunachal Pradesh soon plans to start a winery to produce wine from Kiwi. The product was developed with Horticulture Research and Development Institute. The state government has already received a GI status for Orange variety of Kiwi wine. The government then invited Pune-based Hill Crest Food and Beverages to come and check the possibility of kiwi wine.
The two sides signed a memorandum of understanding in December 2013 and Arun Kiwi, India's first kiwi wine brand, saw the light of the day in May. The wine is not yet being sold here commercially here but has become a huge hit in Maharashtra. The new wine policy envisages a single window clearance for issuing licences and providing electricity and water supply for setting up wineries and a
Alcohol use in India goes back to Vedic ages. The scriptures talks about techniques to be used in fermentation etc., To date, not only has the consumption of alcohol been continued but it is an integral part of the Ayurvedic system of medicine. Carew & Co. Ltd had set up the first distillery in 1805 in Kanpur for the army barracks.
The distillery industry today consists broadly of two parts, one potable liquor and the industrial alcohol including anhydrous ethanol for blending with petrol. The potable industry producing Indian Made Foreign Liquor(IMFL) and Country Liquor has a steady but limited demand with a growth rate of about 7-10 per cent per annum. Indian Liquor industry is today exporting a sizable quantity of Indian Liquor products to other countries.
The alcohol industry