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The Bombay Dyeing & Mfg. Co. Ltd
Public (BSE500020, NSEBOMDYEING)
Industry Textiles
Founded 1879
Bombay, Bombay Presidency, British India

Neville House, J.N. Heredia Marg, Ballard Estate, Mumbai-400 038,

Key people
Nusli Wadia – Chairman, Ratan Tata
Jehangir Wadia
Products Bed linen, Towels, Furnishings
Revenue Increase 16745.8 million (US$250 million) (2009–2010)
Slogan ?
Website www.bombaydyeing.com

Bombay Dyeing (full name: The Bombay Dyeing & Mfg. Co. Ltd., established 1879) is the flagship company of the Wadia Group, engaged mainly into the business of Textiles. Bombay Dyeing is one of India's largest producers of textiles.[1]

Its current chairman is Nusli Wadia.[2] In March 2011, Jehangir 'Jeh' Wadia (36), the younger son of Nusli, has been named the managing director of Wadia Group's flagship, Bombay Dyeing & Manufacturing Company, while the elder son, Ness (38) has resigned from the post of joint MD of the company.[3] Ratan Tata, the ex-chairman of Tata group was on the board of directors till 2013. He resigned and Cyrus Mistry took over.[4]

Bombay Dyeing was often in the news, apart from other things, for various controversies surrounding its tussle with the late Dhirubhai Ambani of Reliance Industries Limited and with Calcutta based jute baron late Arun Bajoria.[5]

The company was ranked 68 in the Business India Super 100 list in 1997 and was ranked 300 in the ET 500 list in 2010.

The company sponsors many events, including Bombay Dyeing Gladrags Mrs. India contest.


  1. ^ "Bombay Dyeing – Bombay Dyeing India – Bombay Dyeing Group Profile – History of Bombay Dyeing". Iloveindia.com. 21 July 2007. Retrieved 2010-09-03. 
  2. ^ "http://economictimes.indiatimes.com Wadias-raise-Bombay-Dyeing". Economictimes.indiatimes.com. 11 February 2010. Retrieved 2010-09-03. 
  3. ^ "Nusli springs Jeh elevation surprise". The Times of India. 
  4. ^ PTI (20 February 2013). "Ratan Tata steps down as Director of Bombay Dyeing, Cyrus Mistry steps in". Financial Express. Retrieved 20 February 2013. 
  5. ^ "Dhirubhai Ambani rewrote India's corporate history". rediff.com. 7 July 2002. Retrieved 2010-09-03. 

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1873 news items

Economic Times
Thu, 27 Aug 2015 07:26:15 -0700

NEW DELHI: Bombay Dyeing & Manufacturing Company chairman Nusli Wadia today offloaded more than 19.26 lakh shares of the textile company for over Rs 12 crore through an open market transaction. However, the buyer of the shares could not be ...
Hindu Business Line
Fri, 28 Aug 2015 07:43:14 -0700

Bombay Dyeing & Manufacturing Company has informed the exchanges that it proposes to accept fixed deposits from its members and the general public from September 1, till the conclusion of the next annual general meeting. The company has obtained a ...


Thu, 06 Aug 2015 09:01:55 -0700

Bombay Dyeing and Manufacturing has reported a marginal decline in its standalone net loss at Rs 53.37 crore for the first quarter ended June 30, 2015. The company had posted a net loss of Rs 53.63 crore in the same period of previous fiscal, it said ...


Fri, 21 Aug 2015 01:32:01 -0700

Kunal Bothra of LKP Securities told CNBC-TV18, "The main support in Bombay Dyeing will come around the Rs 60 odd mark, Rs 58-60 from where the entire rally started a couple of months back. But looking at the chart patterns and the daily chart pattern ...

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Economic Times
Thu, 06 Aug 2015 21:33:27 -0700

NEW DELHI: Bombay Dyeing Ltd slipped 7.35 per cent in trade on Friday, after it reported a standalone net loss of Rs 53.37 crore for the first quarter ended June 30, 2015. The stock ended the day in red, down 7.01 per cent or Rs 6.10 at Rs 80.90.
Equity Bulls
Sun, 30 Aug 2015 21:17:21 -0700

In respect to the resolution passed by the Members of Bombay Dyeing & Manufacturing Company Ltd in its Annual General Meeting held on August 08, 2014, and the subsequently passing of Board Resolution on February 04, 2015; the Company proposes to ...
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