C P Aquaculture (India) private Limited is a subsidiary unit of M/s. Charoen Pokphand Foods Public Limited Company., a Thai multi-national conglomerate with $35 billion businesses in Agro-Industry & Food, Retail and Telecommunications. Charoen Pokphand Group (C P Group) is one of the largest group companies of Thailand. The C P group, as an International Private Enterprises of Thailand and has prospered from Agro-Industrial business and has researched, developed and spread technology for over the past 70 years to provide the highest benefits to both the procedures (especially farmers) and consumers.
During the course of over seven decades, C P group has expanded worldwide and can be considered the number one international corporation in Thailand. C P Group had a very humble start in 1921 by two visionary Chinese brothers “Mr. Ek Chor” and “Mr. Siew Whooy” with a seed trading store named “Chia Tai Chueng” in Bangkok’s Chinatown. The company further integrated its business to include livestock farming, marketing and distribution under the leadership of Mr. Dhanin Chearavanont, the youngest son of one of the founders. By 1970s, the Company had a virtual monopoly on the supply of chicken and eggs in Thailand.
In the year 1992, honoring the invitation by the then Prime Minister of India “Sri P V Narasimha Rao”, the CP Group started investing in India. CPA (C P Aquaculture) started its first feed mill in Chennai as “C P Aquaculture (India) Private Limited” with its first commercial production in 1996. With a clear vision and dedication over the years, the Business today is expanded in major places in North & South India. CPA is the world’s largest Shrimp Feed Producer and ranks among the Top five of the world’s largest Animal Feed Producers.