NAAFCO hand-sanitizer brand Porishkar launched.

First commercial production of NAAFCO-BASF agrochemical repacking facility commenced at Trishal, Mymensingh.

NAAFCO Pharma Ltd exports to Afghanistan.

Contract manufacturing begins for entire Savlon range of ACI Limited.


NAAFCO (Pvt) Ltd receives ISO 9001:2015 certification from SGS Switzerland. NAAFCO Pharma Ltd exports to Cambodia.


NAAFCO Pharma signs Quality Control agreement with Novartis.


AG Bricks Ltd, a brick manufacturer based on environment friendly Hoffman kiln process, is acquired. NAAFCO Pharma Ltd signs toll manufacturing agreement with Square Pharma Ltd. It starts own brand marketing and also Injectable operation.

Shetu Pesticides Ltd finalizes deal with BASF for setting up a joint venture GMP compliant factory to repack BASF crop protection products and also manufacture its own crop protection products.

NAAFCO Agrovet Ltd signs toll manufacturing agreement with Elanco to manufacture their animal health products.


BanglaStrong launches Isotoniks, an electrolyte sports drink brand. NAAFCO Pharma Ltd markets its ORS brand. NAAFCO (Pvt) Ltd receives ISO 9001-2008 certification from SGS Switzerland.


NAAFCO Pharma Ltd commences human medicine general production with liquid and solid dosage forms. BanglaStrong Ltd is registered to manufacture and distribute consumer products.


NAAFCO Pharma Ltd signs toll manufacturing agreement with Renata Ltd. Shetu Pesticides starts selling FMC products.


NAAFCO Agrovet Ltd starts marketing animal nutritional items. NAAFCO Pharma Ltd makes animal health medicines.


NAAFCO is first company to import Saudi DAP fertilizer. Shetu Pesticides starts selling Isagro products. Groundbreaking on NAAFCO Pharma Ltd plant.


Third SEMCO CNG Filling Stations starts operation in Madabhpur, Habiganj.


SEMCO CNG Filling Stations starts operation with its first station in Bogra.


NAAFCO commences production of 8mt/hr NPKS plant using steam granulation and local fabricated machinery.


Shetu Pesticides Ltd installs and operates a plant for production of Carbofuran 3G & 5G.


NAAFCO becomes first Bangladeshi company to import Chinese phosphate fertilizers (DAP & TSP).


NAAFCO imports Bangladesh’s first commercial shipment of NPKS from Norsk Hydro Norway.


NAAFCO imports Bangladesh’s second commercial shipment of DAP from Norsk Hydro Tampa.


D K Packaging Ltd begins production of corrugated cartons for internal packaging requirements.


SEMCO 12th regional office established within years of inception.


Supply of hundreds of tons of fertilizer to Government of Bangladesh by NAAFCO (Pvt) Ltd from Potacan, Canada.


SEMCO establishes 6 regional offices with own delivery vehicles.

Shetu Pesticides Ltd formulates Cheminova products and becomes exclusive distributor for Elf Atochem (now Cerexagri), Cequisa, Atabay, Asiatic Industries, Korea Explosives (then Lucky Goldstar, then Hanwa Corp), Forward International, and Pilar International (now Pilarquim).


SEMCO (Shetu Marketing Company) created to market and distribute Shetu Pesticides Ltd products.


Shetu Pesticides Ltd starts formulation


Supply of hundreds of tons of fertilizer to Government of Bangladesh by NAAFCO (Pvt) Ltd from Potacan, Canada.


Shetu Pesticides Ltd registered & construction of formulation and repacking plant in Hemayetpur, Savar, Dhaka started.

NAAFCO (Pvt) Ltd registered and became the exclusive agency of Potacan, Norsk Hydro (now Yara International), & Kali und Salz (now K+S).