About Us

SDS Ramcides CropScience Private Limited is now a subsidiary of SDS Biotech K.K., Japan and part of the Multi-Billion Dollar – Fortune 500 company - Idemitsu Kosan, Japan.  Agro related segment is quite important for the group which is looking at aggressive organic as well as inorganic expansion in the near future. SDS Ramcides strongly believes that this strategic partnership has already set the direction for growth and the future is very bright.


SDS Ramcides is an Agro Solutions Company present in the Crop Protection and Crop Health Segments, successfully marching towards its 5th decade in operation. Its 3 manufacturing facilities are located at Pudukkottai, Chennai & Jammu in India for producing Herbicides, Fungicides, Insecticides and Plant Nutrients, used across varied crops.


The present installed capacity is 9800 KL per annum Liquids, 5470 Mtpa Wettable Powder 5490 mtpa Granules and 500 mtpa Dust. SDS Ramcides employs over 375 personnel, predominantly in Sales/Marketing and operations, working in 18 states across India and its Corporate Office is at Chennai, India. SDS Ramcides is currently building its International Business Division aggressively. SDS Ramcides has a strong marketing network with ability to promote and sell any new product and the current active network is to the tune of 3500 channel partners / dealers pan India. An excellent product development support with techno commercial competence to promote any new product after careful assessment of the market is also an added strength.


Our Product Registration Division for indigenous and overseas registrations has tie ups with GLP laboratories to generate required data. We hold over 230 CIB registrations and over 60 International registrations. We export mainly to South East Asia, Africa & the Middle East.


SDS Ramcides has a well-equipped R&D laboratory duly approved by the Indian Government, Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR). Four products have already rolled out of the R&D in the patented category & commercialized in the Plant Health Segment. These products are benefiting farmers in measurable terms. SDS Ramcides has already generated data on Allwin Series Specialty Plant Health products through recognized Agricultural Universities situated across the country on potential crops. Data generation in continuing with the Universities for validation on other crops.


SDS Ramcides’ Vision is to grow as a complete Agro solutions company to serve all sectors of agriculture in the Plant Protection and Plant Health segment by providing products and services of the highest quality and in time. It is committed to contributing significantly towards the mission of national food self-sufficiency program by enabling every potential farmer to produce more and better quality from the same land. SDS Ramcides is committed to the welfare of our farmers, channel partners, employees, Bankers, Shareholders and of course to society at large in protecting the environment..