Best Agrolife’s Revenue Crosses Rs. 1,700 Cr., EBITDA Margin Reaches 18%, and 30% Dividend Recommended in FY23

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Best Agrolife’s Revenue Crosses Rs. 1,700 Cr., EBITDA Margin Reaches 18%, and 30% Dividend Recommended in FY23
Best Agrolife’s Revenue Crosses Rs. 1,700 Cr., EBITDA Margin Reaches 18%, and 30% Dividend Recommended in FY23

Best AgrolifeLimited (BAL) (BSE: 539660, NSE: BESTAGRO) immediately reported monetary outcomes for the Quarter and Year ended March 31st, 2023.


Commenting on outcomes, Mr. Vimal Alawadhi, Managing Director, Best Agrolife Limited, mentioned, “I’m delighted to tell you that we’ve got delivered robust income from operations of Rs. 1,746 cr. which is a sturdy development of 44% over FY22. Our fixed deal with introducing the revolutionary merchandise to cater to farmers want has resulted in BAL introducing many specialised mixture merchandise together with patented novel mixture Ronfen in FY23 which drove the expansion in the course of the yr. We have additionally expanded our margins by 427 bps in the course of the yr which was pushed by change in product combine.


Best Agrolife Board has additionally really useful a dividend of 30% (i.e. Rs. 3 per share), which is 50% soar over final yr.


Q4FY23 was tough for the trade at giant as a result of larger channel stock and extra provide from China at decrease costs. Best Agrolife was additionally affected by this as its branded product portfolio is extra targeted on the kharif season. The firm is working in the direction of introducing extra branded merchandise that are targeted on Rabi season which is able to enhance breadth of the portfolio and may even make the portfolio extra balanced which is presently skewed extra in the direction of kharif season.


In line with its dedication to “Make in India”, Best Agrolife has launched into a capex plan to increase its technical capabilities in addition to enhance backward integration which is able to result in decrease dependence on China and higher price construction.


Overall, the corporate has an thrilling product pipeline able to be launched in FY24 that are in line with its technique of introducing extra patented and specialised mixture merchandise which is able to assist proceed robust development momentum in addition to enhance the margins in FY24.”


Key Results Highlights (FY23 Consolidated)

  • Revenue from operations for FY23 grew by 44% YoY to Rs. 1,746 cr.

  • Gross margin for the yr is at 28% as in comparison with 19% in FY22 which was an enlargement of 963 bps YoY.

  • EBITDA for the yr got here at Rs. 314 cr up 89% YoY in comparison with Rs. 166 cr in FY22.

  • EBITDA margin for the yr got here at 18% as in comparison with 14% in FY22; enlargement of 427 bps YoY.

  • PAT for the yr was at Rs. 192cr up 83% on YoY foundation. PAT margin for the yr was at 11% in comparison with 9% in FY22.


Key Business highlights for FY23

  • ​Products Launched throughout FY23

  • Launched a first-of-its-kind proprietary ternary insecticidal mixture – Ronfen. Ronfen is a single-shot resolution that controls all sucking pests in varied crops like cotton, chilly, greens, and many different segments having addressable market of ~Rs. 8,000 cr.

  • Best Agro Group grew to become the primary firm to launch CTPR primarily based formulations CITIGEN & VISTARA in home market. This single molecule has round Rs 2,800 cr. home market.

  • BAL additionally launched area of interest mixture merchandise comparable to Tambo, Axeman, Warden and Reveal throughout FY23.


  • ​Approvals and Registration acquired

  • Seedlings India Pvt. Ltd. wholly-owned subsidiary of BAL acquired a patent legitimate for 20 years for the first-of-its-kind fungicidal composition of Cyazofamid, Dimethomorph, and Difenoconazole which goes to emerge as a extremely efficient crop resolution in opposition to Late Blight and Downy Mildew in tomato and grapes crops respectively.The approximate market measurement of this fungicidal composition is Rs. 350 crore.

  • Granted registration for indigenous manufacturing of Pyroxasulfone technical u/s 9(3). The market measurement of Pyroxasulfone is roughly Rs. 450 Crore and is anticipated to develop in coming years.Until now India was depending on different international locations for Pyroxasulfone.

  • Granted registration for the indigenous manufacturing of Propiquazafop u/s 9(3).

  • Granted registration for the indigenous manufacturing of Cyhalofop-Butyl Technical, u/s 9(3).



Product Pipeline for FY24


About Best Agrolife Limited

BAL is a research-based firm targeted on bringing world-class and cost-effective crop options in the type of novel agrochemical formulations to the agricultural trade for enhancing crop productiveness. Currently, BAL has 7,000 MTPA and 30,000 MTPA technical and formulation manufacturing capability respectively by means of three of its manufacturing crops in Gajaraula, Greater Noida, and Jammu & Kashmir. It boasts to have greater than 5200 distributors in lndia and it retains an unrivalled portfolio of 400+ formulations and greater than 100+ technical manufacturing licenses.

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