Organic guar gum production was started in India in the year 2000.The company started its first organic guar project in western Hayana and Northen Rajasthan with a limited number of farmers,and thereafter it expanded it’s operations to Western Rajasthan and state of Punjab. The first certified organic guar gum consignment was produced and shipped in the year 2003.
The great Indian Desert (The Thar) offers world’s most propitious climatic conditions for the propagation of guar crop. A largerpart of the Thar Desert lies in India which enables her to be a dominating player with almost 85% share in the global guar gum market. In total 1,000,000 tons of guar is produced globally, that includes a meaningful quantityof organic guar in the current production season.Vikas WSP Ltd.,is the leading guar gum company and has the largest certified organic market share.
Good quality guar seeds and an established guar gum factory of the company, combined with low labour costs, fertile lands, local varities and a good climate make India a suitable country for organic guar cultivation.Harvesting, thereshing and winnowing are done in the supervision of trained field inspectors of the company.