Milk production in India is one of the top most in the world and it all started with the advent of AMUL in Gujarat as a part of White Revolution led by Verghese Kurian. There was a drastic change in the production of milk in the country with employment of improved and modern methods, the sector saw a sudden thrust. Today, there are several establishments in the country that are concerned with milk collection, processing and marketing in their regions. Not only milk, but also other products like curd,cheese, ghee, butter milk, paneer are processed in these companies.
India, being one of the leading producers of the dairy products all over the world is also one of the leading producers of dairy products in the world.
Table of Page Contents
- 10. Dudhsagar Dairy:
- 9. MILMA
- 8. AAVIN
- 7. Dynamix Dairy
- 6. Karnataka Co-Opeartive Milk Federation (KMF)
- 5. Andhra Pradesh Dairy Development Cooperative Federation Ltd. (APDDCF)
- 4. Orissa State Cooperative Milk Producers Federation (OMFED)
- 3. Kwality Limited
- 2. Mother Dairy
- 1. Amul
Here is the list of the Top 10 Dairy companies in India:
10. Dudhsagar Dairy:
The meaning of the name of the company is “ocean of milk”. This Dairy is a famous one from Gujarat. This is established on 1963. Their Main Products are Milk, Ghee, Milk Powder, Yoghurt, Ice Cream and Flavored Milk. Dudhsagar Dairy also known as Mehsana District Cooperative Milk Producers’ Union Ltd. Head Office of Dudhsagar Dairy situated at Mehsana, Gujarat. Dudhsagar Dairy is the largest dairy in Asia.
“Keralam Kanikandunarunna Nanma” is the famous slogan of Milma.The Kerala Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation (KCMMF) or Milma is another well known diary makers in India. Milma established on 1980 and their main products are Milk, Curd, Paneer, Chocolate, Ice Cream, Ghee etc. Their Head Office located at Thiruvananthapuram
They are one of the dairy company. They produce 4 types of milk which are toned, double toned, standardized and full cream. This company is a well known Tamil Nadu Co Op Milk producers federation ltd. The organization Established on 1958. Their Main Products are Toned Milk, Full Cream Milk, Flavored Milk, Ghee, Cheese, Butter etc. Head Office of the organization located at Chennai 600051- Tamilnadu.
7. Dynamix Dairy
This company was established in the year 1995. They are known very well in Maharashtra. Chief Products of company are Milk, Milk Powder, Cheese, Butter and Ghee. Head Office of Dynamix Dairy located at Mumbai. They offer other milk products includes Cheese, Dairy Whitener, SMP / WMP, UHT Plain Milk, Flavored Milk, Infant food, Casein, Lactose & Whey Products, Juices, Yogurt Drinks and many other drinks.
6. Karnataka Co-Opeartive Milk Federation (KMF)
This is very well known all over in Karnataka. Karnataka Co-Opeartive Milk Federation is a well known organization. Main products of company are Toned Milk, Curd, Lassi, Ghee, Milk Powder, Ice Cream, Chocolates. In total they makes over 50 milk products like. The head office located at Bangalore, Karnataka.
5. Andhra Pradesh Dairy Development Cooperative Federation Ltd. (APDDCF)
This is one of the most popular industries which is quite famous in India. Andra Andhra Pradesh. Andhra Pradesh Dairy Development Cooperative Federation Ltd. situated on Lalapet, Hyderabad 500017. The organization has established on 1960 and their Main Products are Milk, Curd, Paneer and Ghee under brand name Vijaya. Head Office of Andhra Pradesh Dairy Development Cooperative Federation Ltd. located at Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh.
4. Orissa State Cooperative Milk Producers Federation (OMFED)
One of the most famous industries in Orissa. Orissa State Cooperative Milk Producers Federation (OMFED) is a well-known diary makers in country which is established on 1985. Main Products of the company are Toned Milk, Ghee, Curd, Cheese, Lassi, Butter and Ice Cream etc. Head Office of Orissa State Cooperative Milk Producers Federation located at Bhubaneswar, Orissa.
3. Kwality Limited
This is one of the most famous industry in the north of India. Kwality Limited is a company which is established in 1992 and acquired by Dhingra Family in 2002. Main products of Kwality Limited are Milk, Ghee, Curd, Lassi, Paneer and Ice Cream. Their Head Office is located at New Delhi—110027. The federation offers Milk & Milk Products, Horticulture Products, Kandhamal Organic Products and a lot more.
2. Mother Dairy
Mother dairy is one of the most renowned dairy’s in India of all the time. Mother Dairy is a well known dairy makers in India. The organization Established on 1974 by National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) and has over 6 manufacturing plants. Their Main Products are Milk, Ice- Creams, Dahi, Lassi and Flavored Milk. They are also known for their manufacturing of edible oil, fruits and vegetables, frozen vegetables and a lot more.
Amul is known as the taste of India. This is the number one dairy company in the country. This is Established on 1946 by Verghese Kurien (founder-chairman of the GCMMF). Main Products of company are Milk, Butter, Ghee, Milk Powder, Chocolate, Paneer, Curd etc. Head Office of Amul is located at Anand, Gujarat. This company was the reason why white revolution took place in India.
Thus this completes the top ten list for the dairy companies in the country. Even though there are hundreds of such companies, the need for milk and milk products are still increasing. Thus they have to inculcate innovative methods in the production of milk.