Tuticorin Alkali Chemicals and Fertilizers Limited is engaged in manufacturing of soda ash and ammonium chloride (fertilizer). The Company's business segment consists of Tuticorin operations (soda ash/ammonium chloride-dual products). It produces other products, including ammonium chloride technical grade and pure grade, and sodium bicarbonate. Soda Ash (Sodium Carbonate) is an industrial chemical, which has applications in industries, such as soaps and detergents, glass, silicates, dyes and dyestuffs, bichromate, textiles and other products, including house cleaning and petroleum refining agents. Ammonium Chloride is a nitrogenous fertilizer, which has applications in the farming community for crops, including paddy, sugarcane, groundnut, banana, coconut, cotton and mulberry. Ammonium chloride technical grade and pure grade is used in batteries, pharmaceuticals and for galvanizing. Sodium Bicarbonate is used in manufacture of biscuits, pharmaceuticals and fire extinguishers.