Amway has a strong belief in India and the future of the nation. That is why we have invested Rs 600 crore ($100 million USD) in a new manufacturing facility in Tamil Nadu – to make distinctive quality products right here in India, for India. India is the 3rd country in the world where Amway has invested in a manufacturing facility.
We are proud that Amway India has established itself as India’s largest direct selling company. Amway India is currently amongst the top 10 markets for Amway globally but our target is to have India in the top 3 markets. We are confident that we can do this over the next 5 years.
Amway sells more than 140 world class products in India. We have a strong portfolio of brands. NUTRILITE has a legacy of more than 80 years. In fact, NUTRILITE is the world’s number one selling brand of vitamins and dietary supplements.
INAUGURATION (Chennai, December 28, 2015)
Honorable Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu Selvi. J Jayalalithaa inaugurated Amway’s first Manufacturing facility in India at a function held at the secretariat in Chennai on December 2018, 2015. The Chief Minister, in the presence of senior management of the company, connected with select employees via a video conference and officially inaugurated the plant. Present on the occasion were Shri. P. Thangamani, Honorable Minister for Industries and Transport, Government of Tamil Nadu, and Mr. Anshu Budhraja, CEO, Amway India.
Amway India Enterprises Pvt. Ltd is India’s largest direct selling FMCG Company and a wholly owned subsidiary of Amway Corporation, USA. Amway’s first manufacturing facility in India is located at Nilakottai in the Dindigul district of Tamil Nadu. This is Amway’s second manufacturing plant located outside of USA. The other plant is located in China.In India,Amway has spent more than 30% of the USD 335 million allocated for global expansion.
About India Manufacturing Facility
The plant has one of the biggest roof-top solar plants in Tamil Nadu and the company is targeted to conserve 30-50,000 cubic meters of rain water every year. This plant is amongst the few LEED GOLD Standard manufacturing plants in the country, and a Zero Discharge Waste Facility. All in all, the world class green manufacturing facility is designed to achieve energy optimization and operational efficiency.
The new facility consists of 9 production lines for Nutrition, Cosmetics and Oral Care products including 4 lines for nutrition supplements, 2 lines for Protein supplements, 2 lines for Cosmetics and 1 line for the Glister toothpaste. The plant contains annual capacity to manufacture 1.2 Billion tablets and soft gels, 7 Million canisters of drink mixes, 19 million cosmetic jars, bottles and tubes and 60 million tooth pastes.