ICI Pakistan Limited was set up as a public limited company in Pakistan in 1952, having an established presence in this part of the world since 1947. ICI Pakistan is one of the leading multinationals in Pakistan and has played a key role in promoting a culture of responsible care for its employees, contractors and the communities in which we operate. In line with these corporate responsibilities, we have played a part in effective use of natural resources and sustainable development needs.
ICI Pakistan is one of the largest quoted companies on the Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad Stock Exchanges with a paid up share capital of Rs 1.4 billion. The Company has about 1,300 permanent employees; with a similar number of people engaged in providing contractual services. In Jan 2008, the acquisition of ICI Plc by AkzoNobel was officially completed & the two companies became one. AkzoNobel has the distinction of being a Fortune 500 company, a Chemicals Industry leader on the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes as well as being included on the FTSE4Good Index.
ICI Group in Pakistan has 6 businesses ranging from commodity plants to specialty manufacturing businesses. Manufacturing processes are energy intensive thus a significant contributor to generation of Green house Gases. Energy reduction has been actively focused in ICI Pakistan from the view point of economic growth without environmental degradation thus fulfilling our Corporate Social Responsibility.