'CIFAL HERBAL PRIVATE LTD ( formerly Southern Citrus Private Ltd )' is the largest processor of citrus limes in Asia manufacturing almost all value added by-products like PECTIN, LIME OIL, LIME JUICE, DRIED LIME PEEL, CITRUS FIBRE / DEBITTERED CITRUS FIBRE, CALCIUM CITRATE.

The unit is strategically located in Gudur (In the state of Andhra Pradesh In Southern part of India- Very near to Chennai on NH5) which is the main belt for citrus limes in India.

This exclusive Citrus unit has beautifully been put up on a 3.0 acres of eco-friendly environment. The uniqueness of the project is that there is no waste generation at all ! The unit has been fully modernized to International Standards with some of the key equipment imported from Mexico, USA and Italy. The unit is managed by a highly professional team which is rare for a SSI food industry. The company has already achieved ISO 9001:2000 certification and about to acquire KOSHER certification.

The Unit has excellent facilities to spray dry any fruit juice powder/ Nutraceuticals apart from dehydrate / Osmotically dry any fruit / vegetable. A full fledged Herbal extraction plant has been put up in a hygienic GMP building. A sophisticated laboratory with imported equipment like HPLC, GC, UV Spectrophotometer has been added recently. Thus, CIFAL HERBAL Private Ltd ( formerly Southern Citrus Private Ltd ) which has been started as an exclusive Citrus plant has evolved into a multipurpose Processing unit catering to Food and Herbal Industries.

A National Award – 2007 (instituted by MSME, Govt. of India ) for Quality Products under ‘ Processed fruits and Vegetables category’ apart from AP state and APSFC awards have been bagged by the company.

Factory address

CIFAL HERBAL PRIVATE LTD ( formerly Southern Citrus Private Ltd )
5th KM, Gudur-Venkatgiri Road
Nellore (Dist); ANDHRA PRADESH,
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Phones: 91-8624- 222328 / 222428 (O), 91-8624- 251321 (R).
Mobile : 91- 98490 56145 Fax : 91-8624 252958
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