Probiotech Industries Pvt. Ltd.
Agribusiness, Solvent Extraction & Animal Nutrition – Probiotech Industries Pvt. Ltd. Probiotech Industries is the first feed industry to receive ISO 9001: 2008 and NS certification. It has the latest pelleting plant with autobatching facility producing 300 MT of feed every day. “Shakti” is the largest selling animal feed brand in Nepal with 25% of the market share of feed in Nepal.
Probiotech deals with approximately 20 products in animal feed, another 20 in feed supplements and around 20 more in fine chemicals, vaccines and medicines. It’s the largest importer of fine chemicals for animal nutrition in Nepal. It has the largest and most advanced grain storage facility, SILO, of 25,000 MT at any point of time.
In an aim of business integration and expansion, Probiotech has installed a state of art soybean extraction plant in the manufacturing premises. The soybean by-product is used in feed mill for feed production as well as sold in the market under the brand name SOYAMAX. It is a trusted brand in its segment and widely accepted by the industry leaders.
The feed production facility is well equipped with a fully functioning laboratory where extensive research and development activities are carried out. A full-fledged Wet Chemistry Laboratory, High Performance Liquid Chromatography (HPCL) Lab and Near Infra Red (NIR) Lab ensures thorough quality test of our products before they are launched in the market. This further eliminates the lengthy wet chemistry process which takes days to compete. Multiple parameters can be checked in just 5 minutes. These tests enable the stricter control on raw material selection and quality control of finished goods.
PBT has now ventured into extracting, refining, packaging and marketing of edible oil; namely: sunflower oil, mustard oil and soybean oil under two different brands. The Alpha level plant installed at PBT has separate units for mustard and sunflower & soybean oil processing. The mustard unit has a production capacity of 60T per day; sunflower oil capacity amounts to 50T and soybean 100T per day. PBT sources local raw materials for production of edible oil in addition to importing seed and crude oil from third country. The edible oil produced is sold in Nepali market in the first phase; export will also be looked at in the future.
The edible oil has been categorized into two segments: mass and premium. Sunaulo Kiran (soybean oil) is the mass category oil being packed by PBT. Bynajan (sunflower and mustard oil) is the premium category oil on par with international oil brands.