Fermenta Biotech Limited (formerly known as DIL Limited)

Established in 1951, Fermenta is one of the largest manufacturers of Vitamin D3 and a key global player. Headquartered in Thane, India, Fermenta caters to clientele across the globe, with a worldwide distribution network. Its state-of-the-art R&D centre is based at Thane, and world class manufacturing facilities are located in Kullu, Himachal Pradesh and Dahej, Gujarat. Apart from Vitamin D3, Fermenta also offers niche APIs, integrated biotechnology platforms such as enzymes for antibiotic synthesis as well as environmental solutions for waste water management and treatment.

Fermenta’s Ethos

  • Enhancing shared value for all stakeholders through responsible business
  • Focusing on customer requirements through innovation-driven products
  • Striving for excellence through consistent and sustainable performance
  • Fostering inclusiveness and engagement amongst our human capital
  • Ensuring integrity and trust are at the core of our organization’s philosophy

Our Businesses

Vitamin D3 and other APIs

Fermenta is a leading manufacturer and global supplier of Vitamin D3.

Nutritional Premixes

Fermenta offers premix solutions for fortifying food, in order to enhance its nutritional content.


Fermenta delivers proprietary specialised technologies through its enzyme portfolio across the biopharmaceutical

Environmental Solutions

Fermenta Biotech Limited offers a comprehensive set of solutions designed to sustainably

Real Estate

Fermenta entered the property development business in 2012, following the establishment of a state-of-the-art IT

News & Announcements

Fermenta in the news:

Fermenta features in Forbes India list of Hidden Gems.

Fermenta has been included in the Forbes India Hidden Gems 2019 list as one of just nine Indian companies that are on the verge of a growth momentum. Published in the issue dated 30th August 2019, the list “features Indian companies that have already tasted a degree of success, and are no...

Fermenta certified as a Great Place to Work®

Every year, more than 10,000 organizations from over 58 countries partner with Great Place to Work® Institute for assessment, benchmarking and planning actions to strengthen their workplace culture. Great Place to Work® Institute’s methodology is recognized as rigorous and objective and is consi...

Key figures

60 +

years of experience

300 +


50 +

countries of presence

500 +

human capital strength