: Asian Paints Limited
6 A, Shanti Nagar
400 055 India
Phone: (22) 398-18000
Management: Executive Chairman of the Board Ashwin C. Choksi Executive Vice Chairman of the Board, Managing Director Ashwin S. Dani Vice President-Corporate Finance, Secretary Jayesh Merchant Managing Director Abhay A. Vakil
Comments: Asian Paints Limited is engaged in the manufacture of paints. The Company's paint business in India consists of Decorative and Industrial coatings. Decorative paints include wall finishes for interior and exterior use, enamels, wood finishes and ancillary products, such as primers and putties. Its product range was expanded by the addition of Royale Play Metallics and Stucco and Luxury Ultra Gloss Enamel. Industrial Coatings comprise high-performance coatings, powder coatings and auto refinish coatings. Industrial coatings are classified as automotive and nonautomotive coatings. The automotive coating segments are catered to by the joint venture Asian PPG Industries Ltd. The non-automotive coatings segments are catered to by the Company and its wholly subsidiary company Asian Paints Industrial Coatings Ltd. (APICL). The Company also has chemicals businesses consisting of phthalic anhydride and pentaerythritol manufactured at Ankleshwar, Gujarat and Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu, respectively.