Reliance Industries Limited, together with its subsidiaries, primarily engages in the exploration and production of oil and gas in India and worldwide. The company operates two refineries and owns 1.24 million barrels per day of crude processing capacity. Segments The Petrochemicals segment includes production and marketing operations of petrochemical products, such as high and low density polyethylene, polypropylene, polyvinyl chloride, poly butadiene rubber, polyester yarn, polyester fibre, purified terephthalic acid, paraxylene, ethylene glycol, olefins, aromatics, linear alkyl benzene, butadiene, acrylonitriie, caustic soda, and polyethylene terephthalate. The Refining segment includes production and marketing operations of the petroleum products. The Oil and Gas segment includes exploration, development and production of crude oil and natural gas. Others segment mainly comprise textile, retail business, and SEZ development businesses. Subsidiaries Reliance Retail Limited Reliance Retail Limited (RRL) serves customers, farmers, and vendors. RRL operates approximately 900 stores in 80 cities across 14 states in India. RRL operates Reliance Fresh (neighbourhood store), Reliance Mart (all under one roof supermarket) & Reliance Super (mini-mart), which offer a range of products for daily household usage; specialty formats, such as Reliance Digital (consumer durables & information technology), Reliance Trends (apparel & accessories), Reliance Wellness (health, wellness & beauty), iStore (Apple products), Reliance Footprint (footwear), Reliance Jewels (jewellery), Reliance TimeOut (books, music & entertainment), Reliance AutoZone (automotive products & services); and Reliance Living (homeware, furniture, modular kitchens, furnishings). RRL has strategic partnerships with companies, such as Marks and Spencer (apparel and accessories), Office Depot (office stationery), Pearle Europe (optical products) and Hamleys (toys). RRL has a direct engagement with approximately 5 million customers following a loyalty programme ‘Reliance One’. Haryana SEZ Reliance Ventures Ltd, a subsidiary of RIL, in a joint venture with Haryana State Industrial Investment Development Corporation (HSIIDC) formed a joint venture company Reliance Haryana SEZ Limited to develop SEZs. The project would function as an integrated package with all the required facilities for the development of medium and large scale industries and service activities. Jamnagar SEZ The company has a refinery in the special economic zone (SEZ) at Jamnagar. The refinery has a crude oil processing capacity of 580,000 barrels of oil per day. The refinery has a Nelson Complexity Index of 14.0 enabling processing of heavy crudes and production of products. The Jamnagar SEZ commissioned a captive power plant and water desalination plant in 2008. The railway sidings for solid products were completed during the year 2008. The SEZ unit, the cnide petroleum refinery and polypropylene plant (RPL) were successfully started in 2008. Significant Events The company, as of March 2009, commenced production of hydrocarbons in its KGD6 block in the Krishna Godavari basin with the production of sweet crude of 42° API. History Reliance Industries Limited was founded in 1966.
reliance industries ltd (RIL:Natl India)
Maker Chambers IV
222 Nariman Point
Phone: 91 22 2278 5000
Fax: 91 22 2278 5111www.ril.com
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