Huntsman Textile Effects, the leading global provider of high-quality dyes, chemicals and digital inks for textile-related industries, has been conferred ‘Top Exporter of the Year’ award by the Gujarat Dyestuffs Manufacturers Association (GDMA).
Huntsman Corporation is a publicly traded global manufacturer and marketer of differentiated and specialty chemicals with 2020 revenue of approximately US $ 6 billion.
The award, which recognises excellence in direct exports of dyes and dye intermediaries from 2018 to 2019, was presented by Ranjeeth Kumar, Commissioner, Ministry of Small and Medium Enterprises, Government of Gujarat at a ceremony in Ahmedabad recently. Kavishwar Kalambe, Site Director-Baroda, Huntsman Textile Effects received the award.
“We are very pleased to accept this award and recognition from the apex body GDMA. It is a testimony for Huntsman’s contribution towards India and Gujarat’s export earnings and commitment towards playing an important role in the economic prosperity of the sector and the region where we operate,” said Kavishwar Kalambe.
Huntsman operates a state-of-the-art global dyes and chemicals manufacturing unit in a designated industrial zone of Padra in Baroda, Gujarat.
The facility is spread across 62 acres and offers direct and indirect employment to over 800 people.