Mile Stones

1939
Uddaraju Ananda Raju lays the foundation of the Group by establishing one of the first Rice Mill business in the region.

1980
The Company diversified from Agriculture to Aquaculture, while building New Uddaraju Ananda Raju Modern Rice Mill with latest equipment.

1984
Established the First Poultry farm in the region.

1985
First to start Shrimp Farming in 130 Acres, inaugurated by Shri T.K. Nair (Then Chairman of MPEDA & Now - Principal Secretary to Prime Minister of India).

1987
Started the Sales & Distribution of Poultry, Veterinary & Aquaculture medicines.

1988
Started the Fish Trading & Exports in collaboration with Amalgam Group, Kochin.

1991
Established India's First Scampi Hatchery.

1992
Black Tiger Shrimp Hatchery in Kakinada.

1994
Ananda Foods - Flagship Company in Seafood processing & Export unit.

1995
First Shrimp Hatchery in Digha, West Bengal under the assistance of World Bank.

1996
Ananda Aqua Applications - 2nd Seafood Processing & Export Unit.

1997
Acquisition of Poultry farm in Kakinada, Expansion in Poultry.

2000
Started Shrimp Farming in Midland, TX - USA.

2001
Acquisition of Rice Bran Solvent plant from SIRIS Group near Bhimavaram.

2004
Established Uddaraju Ananda Raju Foundation - A Non-Profit Organization.

2004
India's First & Largest Polystyrene packing unit for Fish & Prawns.

2006
Ananda Inn - Budget category Star hotel with Coffee Shop, Multi cuisine Restaurant & Banquet Hall.

2007
Ananda Convention Center - 2500 seating capacity convention hall with the best audio & video aids.

2008
First & Largest Sinking & Floating Fish Feed Manufacturing unit.

2010
Acquisition of Seafood Processing Plant (3rd Unit) & Installation of Automated Fish Processing line for Pangasius fish fillets.

2011
Indus Mega Food Park - Govt. of India assisted Agri Business Infrastructure Facility.

2012
Godavari Mega Aqua Food Park - Govt. of India assisted Aqua Park Infrastructure facility .

2016
Indus Mega Food Park - Inauguration of facility by Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh and 3 Union Ministers.