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Nadir Godrej Honored with Prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award by PMFAI

The Lifetime Achievement Award not only celebrates a lifetime of exceptional contributions but also adds to Godrej’s long-standing legacy of progressive contributions in the agricultural domain.

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Nadir Godrej Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award by PMFAI (Photo Source: Krishi Jagran)
Nadir Godrej Honored with Lifetime Achievement Award by PMFAI (Photo Source: Krishi Jagran)

Nadir Godrej, the Chairman and Managing Director of Godrej Industries Limited (GIL) and Chairman of Godrej Agrovet Limited (GAVL) and Astec LifeSciences Limited has been bestowed with the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award by the Pesticides Manufacturers & Formulators Association of India (PMFAI). The honour was conferred upon him yesterday during the 5th edition of the PMFAI-SML Annual Agchem Awards 2024, held alongside the 19th International Crop Science Conference & Exhibition (ICSCE Dubai 2024).

PMFAI: Advocating Innovation in Agrochemicals

Established in 1967, PMFAI stands as a national association representing the Agrochemicals/Pesticide Industry in India, with 221 large, medium, and small-scale Indian Agrochemical industries under its banner. The association is dedicated to augmenting agricultural competitiveness by advocating for technological advancements that furnish farmers with superior crop protection products. The Annual Agchem Awards, initiated by PMFAI in 2018, serve as a platform to recognize and applaud exceptional achievements and contributions within the Indian Agrochemical Industry.

Recognizing Godrej's Contributions

The Lifetime Achievement Award conferred upon Nadir Godrej acknowledges his remarkable contributions to the Indian Agrochemical Industry and his commendable efforts in fostering technological advancements, thereby fostering the growth of the Indian Agrochemical Industry and Indian Agriculture.

Expressing his gratitude for the recognition, Mr. Godrej conveyed, "I am deeply honored to receive the Lifetime Achievement Award from PMFAI. This recognition is a celebration of the collective dedication and tireless efforts of the entire team. Our commitment to providing innovative and sustainable crop protection solutions aligns with the mission of PMFAI to enhance agricultural competitiveness and promote sustainable growth. I am truly thankful for this honor and inspired by the collaborative efforts that brought us here."

Commitment to Innovation and Sustainability

Highlighting the group's dedication to the agrochemical and CDMO space, Mr. Godrej reiterated their steadfast commitment to innovation and enhancing agriculture productivity through dedicated Research & Development units. 

He emphasized their belief in the power of collaboration and active engagement with multinational companies, which enables them to consistently deliver tailor-made solutions addressing farmers' challenges. This recognition further underscores their commitment to excellence and sustainability in the agricultural sector.

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