Sabinsa / Sami Labs Recognized For Export Excellence By Karnataka Government Trade Promotion Center

August 25,2016


Sabinsa Corporation manufactures and markets phytonutrients, Ayurvedic herbal extracts and specialty fine chemicals for nutritional, pharmaceutical and food industries. Sabinsa has carved a niche for itself by its extensive research support for its customers and products, and the scientific credentials of its key technical staff. Founded in 1988 by Muhammed Majeed, Ph.D., Sabinsa is a company dedicated to the principles of tradition, innovation and research. Sabinsa's efforts have begun to earn the company vast recognition, in addition to growing sales.

Bangalore, India (August 25, 2016) – Sabinsa Corp’s parent company Sami Labs was recognized with the Platinum Distinction Special Recognition Award by the Visvesvaraya Trade Promotion Centre (VTPC), Government of Karnataka Organization. This is the fourth year in a row the company has been recognized by VTPC for export achievements.

The State Export Excellence Awards are presented annually to the top exporters from the state of Karnataka for their outstanding performance.  VTPC, established for promotion of trade from the State of Karnataka, is supervised and regulated by an autonomous body constituted by the Government of Karnataka. Operational since 1965 under the aegis of Department of Industries & Commerce, VTPC is named after the Chief Architect of modern Karnataka, Bharat Ratna Late Sir M. Visvesvaraya, who was instrumental in the industrialization of the state. Karnataka today is one of the key and leading states in exports from India, holding the number one position in software exports with an overwhelming 38% share of total exports and the number four position in export of commodities.

Sri Siddaramaiah, Honorable Chief Minister for Karnataka, presented the award to Ms. Neeraja Shetty, Director and President of Strategy & Business Development, Sami Labs Ltd.

“Developing and exporting phyto extracts made from medicinal herbs to customers all over the world supported by solid research is the mission and passion of all of us at the company,” said Ms. Shetty. “We appreciate this recognition of the success of our outstanding team.”

 Platinum Distinction Special Recognition Award

Sri Siddaramaiah, Honorable Chief Minister for Karnataka, presented the Platinum Distinction Special Recognition Award by the Visvesvaraya Trade Promotion Centre to Ms. Neeraja Shetty, Director and President of Strategy & Business Development, Sami Labs Ltd.

About Sami Labs Ltd.:

Founded by Dr. Muhammed Majeed, an internationally acclaimed scientist and entrepreneur in the area of “Alternative Medicine”, Sami Labs Limited is a research oriented transnational health science company, and a leading producer of nutraceuticals, cosmeceuticals, standardized herbal extracts, fine chemicals, specialty chemicals and probiotics. The Government of India honored Sami Labs Limited with the National Award for Quality Products (Basic Drugs) in the year 1994 and the Prestigious DSIR award in the year 2002. The company is endowed with independent research divisions including Natural drugs, Phytochemistry, Synthetic Chemistry, Tissue Culture, Biotechnology, Analytical R&D, Biological Research, Microbiology and Formulations R&D, all of which coordinate in a synergistic work model to create products meeting international standards.

About Sabinsa Corporation

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Sabinsa's mission is to provide alternative and complementary natural products for human nutrition and well-being. Over the past 28 years, Sabinsa has brought to market more than 100 standardized botanical extracts, and privately funded clinical studies in conjunction with prestigious institutions in support of these products. With more than 100 full-time scientists conducting ongoing research in India and the United States, Sabinsa and parent company Sami Labs Ltd. continue to develop, patent and manufacture phytonutrients for the world market, with ingredients that are both Halal and Kosher. For more information, visit www.sabinsa.com.