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UPL is active in chemical manufacturing, particularly for agriculture, seeds and other farming-related businesses and services. Founded in 1969 as United Phosphorus Limited, UPL was first and foremost a fertiliser company and gradually diversified into broader agrochemical activities. Today, it operates 43 manufacturing locations and has a sales presence in more than 138 countries. In recent years, UPL has solidified its market position through the USD 4.2 billion acquisition of Arysta LifeScience, which sits alongside Advanta Seeds within the group's company portfolio.

Ranking position
#101 /380
Total score
21.4 /100
Industry Rank
Agricultural inputs #15
Food and agriculture #91
Measurement area Score Rank (0-380)

Governance and strategy

#1 45.0 /100 #38

Ecosystems and biodiversity

#1 7.4 /100 #222

Social inclusion and community impact

#1 33.7 /100 #57
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More about the company

Mumbai, India
Number of employees
Group revenue
USD 6,816,284,987
Ownership structure
Publicly listed

This company is part of the SDG2000, the 2000 most influential companies

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