Devbhumi Natural Products Producer Company Limited (DNPPCL)


Dev Bhumi Natural Product Producer Company Ltd (DNPPCL) registered as a producer company under part IX A of Companies Registration Act, 1956 in 2007. The company has been supporting stakeholders involved in economic activities by providing ccritical mmarketing support viz. collection, procurement, processing, labelling, packaging, promotion, placement, branding and distributions etc.The Company is owned by rural producers of Uttarakhand as its shareholders who now numbers 8561 comprising men and women from Chamoli, Rudraprayag, Tehri, and Uttarkashi. The production and processing operations of DNPPCL is spread across in all 5 districts with head office located in Guptkashi and sales and admin office in Dehradun. The board of DNPCCL is democratically drawn from producers / shareholders and is guided by an advisory committee comprising professional from private, public and development sectors. DNPPCL has bagged the best micro-enterprise award instituted by Citi Bank Foundation in 2012.


DNPPCL main activities are to support the rural producers in production, processing and marketing of the following Himalayan Products:


  • Hand woven natural silk fabrics- Himalayan Oak tasar, Eri and Mulberry silk.
  • Certified Organic and non-Organic Honey
  • Milk and milk products marketing.
  • High value selected varieties of organic spices and kidney beans

Key highlights of DNCCPL's operations:


Annual turnover


During 2016-17, DNPPCL had an annual turnover of INR 214 Lakhs by a combined sale of Oak Tasar silk fabric, silk products viz. shawls, stoles, mufflers and Sarees; sale of organic honey; organic spices- turmeric, ginger, chili, coriander, Rajma, freshmilk and milk products.


Membership:


The Company is registered with Central Silk Board (CSB) under Silk Mark, with AIACA for Craft Mark, FSSAI, and ISO-9001 and under NPOP and NOP for organic certification with Uttarakhand State Organic Certification Agency (USOCA).


Permissions and license:


The firm has obtained all Trade Licenses, PAN and VAT No. Export license and Organic Certification as well.


E-Commerce:


The firm has obtained all Trade Licenses, PAN and VAT No. Export license and Organic Certification as well.


Production capacity


Silk, Honey and Spices.


Sericulturesector:


DNPPCL has 5 master weavers and 145 spinners and 35 handlooms. The total capacity for production of silk fabric per month is 12600 meters annually, and some of the buyers include, fab india, and international buyers like Kaarigar from Amsterdam and Benetton.


Honey sector:


DNPPCL owns a honey processing plant with per batch capacity of 1.2 MT which essentially mean, as total production capacity of about 115 MT per annum.


Spices:


For marketing of organic turmeric, ginger and kidney beans DNPPCL has obtained organic certification. The organisation has also been registered with the Spice board of India.


Milk production and marketing:


The Company has been supporting 185 milk producers currently in terms of sale of 450 litre fresh milk marketing perday from Kedar valley of Rudraprayag districts.


For More Details : www.devbhumi.com