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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$260 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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The Indian Express

The Indian Express
Mon, 06 Jul 2015 02:43:48 -0700

Industrialist Nusli Wadia Monday appeared before a sessions court in Mumbai in connection with a 25-year-old case in which the chairman of Bombay Dyeing and Britannia has accused certain Reliance Industries employees of hatching a conspiracy to kill ...
Economic Times
Thu, 30 Jul 2015 20:22:30 -0700

Bombay Dyeing Ltd. is a 'BUY' call with a target of Rs 94 and a stop loss of Rs 80. Reliance Infra Ltd. is a 'BUY' call with a target of Rs 432 and a stop loss of Rs 401. ITC Ltd. is a 'BUY' call with a target of Rs 335 and a stop loss of Rs 308. Sona ...


Economic Times
Sun, 07 Jun 2015 16:15:00 -0700

MUMBAI: One of the oldest textile businesses in India, Bombay Dyeing & Manufacturing Company Ltd, is selling the last of its textile manufacturing units, as competition from the unorganised sector and growing imports from Taiwan, China and Bangladesh ...


Thu, 30 Jul 2015 19:42:50 -0700

10:34 a.m.: LT Foods, Gravita India, Bombay Dyeing, India Cements, Rajesh Exports, Sona Koyo Steering and Nilkamal were the top gainers from the small-cap space, up 6.5-14 per cent each. 10:07 a.m.: The markets came off the intraday highs as ...


Fri, 31 Jul 2015 04:26:15 -0700

A total of 97 stocks rallied to a fresh 52-week high in trades today are Aarti Industries, Aarvee Denims & Exports, Aditya Birla Nuvo, Avanti Feeds, Bajaj Finserv, Bombay Burmah Trading Corporation, Blue Star Infotech, Bombay Dyeing, Britannia ...

VC Circle

VC Circle
Tue, 26 May 2015 01:25:42 -0700

Wadia group's textile firm Bombay Dyeing & Manufacturing Company Ltd (BDMC) has got its board's approval to sell textiles processing unit at Ranjangaon in Maharashtra, to Oasis Procon Pvt Ltd for Rs 230 crore ($36.2 million), according to a stock ...
Business Standard
Fri, 22 May 2015 04:26:15 -0700

A complaint filed by Nitin Radheyshyam Agarwal and his wife Nikita Nitin Agarwal alleged that Bombay Dyeing, CREDAI and Maharashtra Chamber of Housing Industries-CREDAI have indulged in the practice of standard clauses in their respective apartment ...
Mon, 25 May 2015 09:41:23 -0700

Bombay Dyeing & Manufacturing Company in its meeting held on May 25, 2015, has granted its approval to the Company to sell / dispose off its textiles processing Unit at B-28, MIDC Industrial Area, Ranjangaon, Maharashtra, to Oasis Procon Pvt. Ltd., New ...

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