PEIRCE LESLIE INDIA LIMITED was originally incorporated as Peirce Leslie (India) Private Limited on 27th May 1968 at Karnataka and the name of the Company was changed to Peirce Leslie India Limited vide fresh certificate of incorporation consequent to change of name dated 29th September 1969 issued by Registrar of Companies, Mysore, Bangalore The registered office of the Company was shifted to the State of Tamil Nadu at the AGM held on 29th May 1995.
The Company has invested 100% in Peirce Leslie Surveyors & Assessors Limited, which was established in 2002 in Chennai and has branches in Kochi, Tuticorin, and Mangalore. It is having IRDA license to operate as surveyors for the Marine, Motor, Miscellaneous, Fire & Engineering departments & Loss Assessors for PSU & Private Insurance Companies In India. It is approved /panel member of MMTC, FACT, Lloyd’s Agent, etc. The services include pre-shipment surveys for all kinds of export cargoes, inspection/technical audit of seafood processing plants for HACCP certification, quality certification of Sea Food Frozen, cooked products (Organoleptic, Microbiological Parameters), Marine container Inspection/ certification including Reefer Containers, Insurance risk cover inspection, and solutions, claim settlement and recovery services
The Company has invested 100% in Peirce Leslie Agencies Limited. The Company specializes in all forms of cargo movement providing logistic support to improve the efficiency of the client’s supply chain. It offers Agency services for owners and charterers of luxury barges, tramp vessels, container carriers, lighters, and oil rigs and represents Transamerica International corporation at Cochin, Tuticorin, and Coimbatore for container storage yard and repair facilities. The Company has expertise in handling passenger vessels in India basis and includes poet and custom clearance, immigration formalities, supplies, crew sign-on/sign-off formalities, Disembarkation/ embarkation of passengers, and Inland Tours. The Company is also an authorized custom House Agent at all major ports and inland container Depots. The services include cargo superintendence in case of bulk cargo, storage in secured/covered warehouses with suitable handling equipment avoiding pilferage and theft, dispatch, segregation of damaged cargo, and repacking on behalf of the importers/exporters.
The company has invested 100% in travel.co.in Limited and it has not yet commenced business. It is exploring avenues for generating income in the travel-related business/hospitality sector. The Company has invested 99.99% of the equity in PL Shipping & Logistics India Limited to focus on the shipping and Logistics related business, The Company also has a subsidiary PL Agro Technologies Limited wherein it holds 51.20% of shares. The Company has invested 51.20% in PL Agro Technologies Limited. It is an agricultural input, an eco-friendly organic and specialty-fertilizer Company, and has an entire range of products suitable for agriculture and horticulture. It exports its organic and bio fertilizers to the Middle East and Sri Lanka. The company’s Agrochemical division has a strategic partnership with MNCs for Toll formulation and packaging of their international brands. The company is the sole importer, repacker, and marketer of Compo GmbH & Co. KG, Germany for their brand of foliar fertilizers in South India.