INTRODUCTION The birth of Dabur in a small Calcutta pharmacy, where Dr. S.K. Burman launches his mission of making health care products in the year 1884. With growing popularity of Dabur products, Dr. Burman expands his operations by setting up a manufacturing plant for mass production of formulations in the year 1896. Dabur enters the specialised area of nature-based Ayurvedic medicines, for which standardised drugs are not available in the market.
Dabur establishes its market leadership status with a turnover of Rs.1,000 crores in 2000.
Leading consumer goods company in India with 4th largest turnover of Rs.1329 Crore (FY02)
2 major strategic business units (SBU) - Consumer Care Division (CCD) and Consumer Health Division (CHD)
3 Subsidiary Group companies - Dabur Foods, Dabur Nepal and Dabur International and 3 step down subsidiaries of Dabur International - Asian Consumer Care in Bangladesh, African Consumer Care in Nigeria and Dabur Egypt.