Top 10 Conglomerates in India 2015

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Here is a list of the top 10 Conglomerates in India in 2015. The Indian economy is one of the world’s fastest growing economies and is the seventh largest in the world by nominal GDP. With the advent of start-ups, the business scenario certainly looks pretty interesting though the industry is still dominated by the major conglomerates. Here is a look at the top 10 Indian conglomerates in terms of their revenues.

10. Adani Group

Headquartered in Ahmedabad, Gujarat, the Adani Group was founded in 1988 by Gautam Adani as a commodity trading business.

Soon it diversified in other areas like coal trading, oil refining and infrastructure. Today, it operates in the segments: resources, energy& agribusiness, and logistics. It is a pioneer in the field of coal trading, and has been the leading coal importer in 2015 by importing 58.4 MMT of coal. It has improved the way traded goods are handled in India. Mundra, the largest port is owned by them and is run privately. It also operates six other ports and terminals in Gujarat, Orissa, Andhra Pradesh and Goa. It has an installed capacity of 10840 MW of thermal energy and has a solar plant of 40 MW capacity. Adani group has also made its mark in the field of oil refining, being the leading manufacturer of edible oil in the country. Like, other Indian conglomerates, this group is also devoted to philanthropic activities. It has set up educational institutions and the Adani foundation handled all the social responsibility activities of the group.

Revenues: $10.6 billion