Department PSU’s

A.P.Beverages Corporation Limited

The Andhra Pradesh Beverages Corporation Limited (APBCL) was established in the year 1986 as a fully owned undertaking of the Government, with the main objective of supplying hygienic packed arrack to the licensees and is incorporated under Companies Act, 1956. The Corporation had set up 22 field units for carrying arrack operations at various district locations with a total capital outlay of Rs. 32.65 crores, which includes buildings and civil works. The various fixed assets like Plant and Machinery other than buildings valued at Rs. 24.70 crores were transferred to the Corporation in the form of Debt and Equity in the ratio of 2:1. The authorised share capital of the Corporation is Rs.10 Crores and the paid up share capital as on date is Rs.833.37 lakhs from 1-1-94 the corporation took over the IMFL wholesale trade in the state. The erstwhile Arrack Bottling units are converted into IML Depots for the wholesale trading activities of IMFL.


Andhra Pradesh Foods is a Government of Andhra Pradesh Enterprise an ISO 22000:2005 certified company functioning under the auspices of Andhra Pradesh Nutrition Council, a society which was set up in the year 1976. The said Council is a body registered under the Societies Act with the object to manufacture and supply of nutritious foods to children, pregnant women & lactating mothers and such other categories of vulnerable segments of the population and to provide better nutrition to the needy. The International Organizations like CARE and UNICEF also assisted the Andhra Pradesh Nutrition Council in the past by providing certain raw materials and food processing machinery

A.P.Forest Development Corporation Limited

Andhra Pradesh Forest Development Corporation limited came into being on 16.6.1975. It has been established under Companies Act on the recommendations of the National Commission on Agriculture to develop and improve the productivity of degraded and denuded forest lands and meet the raw material requirements of wood based industries by availing institutional finance from the banks.

A.P.Genco Limited

Andhra Pradesh Power Generation Corporation Limited is one of the pivotal organizations of Andhra Pradesh, engaged in the business of Power generation. Apart from operation & Maintenance of the power plants it has undertaken the execution of the ongoing & new power projects scheduled under capacity addition programme and is taking up renovation & modernization works of the old power stations.

APGENCO came into existence and commenced operations from 01.02.1999. This was a sequel to Governments reforms in Power Sector to unbundle the activities relating to Generation, Transmission and Distribution of Power. All the Generating Stations owned by erstwhile APSEB were transferred to the control of APGENCO.

A.P.Handicrafts Development Corporation Limited

The Corporation was set up with share capital participation from the Government of Andhra Pradesh (Rs 150.36 lakhs) and from Government of India (Rs 50.00 lakhs) for promotion, development and marketing of handicrafts besides implementing schemes for the welfare of artisans.

A.P.Health & Medical Housing Development Corporation

The Mission of the Corporation is to formulate, organize, execute and implement the schemes for the needs of different Heads of the Department, in the Health and Family Department like construction of infrastructural facilities and procurement of Drugs and Equipment for Hospitals.

The Corporation is headed by an IAS officer and managed by a Managing Committee. The Managing Committee meets at atleast once in 6 months and the decisions regarding management and societies and its activities are monitored meticulously.

A.P.Heavy Machinery and Engineering Limited

APHMEL – Andhra Pradesh Heavy Machinery & Engineering Limited was established on 1st September 1976 as a susidiary unit of the Andhra Pradesh Industrial Development Corporation (APIDC), a Govt. of A.P. undertaking.

In 1994, The Singareni Collieries Company Limited a government company took over APHMEL as its subsidiary company.

APHMEL is located at Kondapalli, which is a serene village on the banks of the river Krishna, a 25 km drive from the city of Vijayawada in Andhra Pradesh. Kondapalli is famous for its handicraft toy works.

A.P.Housing Board

The A.P.Housing Board has come into existence with effect from 1.07.1960 under the A.P.Housing Board Act, 1956 by merger of the erstwhile City Improvement Board and erstwhile Town Improvement Trust of twin cities.

Till 1971-72, the activities of the A.P.Housing Board were confined mainly to the Twin Cities and several colonies in the State headquarters which are considered to be posh housing colonies to-day like; S.R.Nagar, Vengalarao Nagar, Mehdipatnam, Baghlingampally, Barkatpura, Vijayanagar Colony, Marredpally etc., were constructed by A.P.Housing Board.

Since 1973, the A.P.Housing Board has extended its activities to the district headquarters and other urban areas in the district. Before the formation of the A.P.State Housing Corporation, which is presently implementing the Weaker Section Housing Programme, the A.P.Housing Board was catering to the needs of Economically Weaker Sections Category also.

A.P.Industrial Development Corporation Limited

is one of the 29 states of India, situated on the country’s southeastern coast. The state is the eighth largest state in India covering an area of 160,205 km2(61,855 sq mi).As per 2011 census of India, the state is tenth largest by population with 49,386,799 inhabitants. The new capital city of Andhra pradesh is proposed in Guntur District, north of Guntur City and will be developed under Capital Region Development Authority. In accordance with the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act, 2014, Hyderabad will remain the de jure capital of both Andhra Pradesh and Telangana states for a period of time not exceeding 10 years.

A.P.Industrial Infrastructure Corporation Limited

The state has the second longest coastline of 972 km (604 mi) among all the states of India, second only to Gujarat. It borders Telangana in the northwest, Chhattisgarh in the North,Odisha in the northeast, Karnataka in the west, Tamil Nadu in the south and the water body of Bay of Bengal in the east. A small enclave of 30 km2 (12 sq mi) of Yanam, a district of Pondicherry, lies south of Kakinada in the Godavari delta to the northeast of the state. There are two regions in the state namely Coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema. There are 13 districts with 9 in Coastal Andhra and 4 in Rayalaseema. Guntur, Nellore, Kurnool, Cuddapah, Tirupati, Rajahmundry ,Kakinada , Ongole and Eluru are other important cities. Vishakapatnam is the largest city and a commercial hub of the state with a GDP of $26 billion followed by Vijayawada with a GDP of $36 billion.

A.P.Mineral Development Corporation Limited

The Andhra Pradesh Mineral Development Corporation (formerly known as Andhra Pradesh Mining Corporation Limited up to July 1981) is a wholly owned undertaking of Government of Andhra Pradesh (GoAP) with the objective of:

  • Development of mineral resources including exploration, exploitation, and beneficiation.
  • Development of mineral industry with private participation.
  • Identification of the Best Technology and Investment for development of Mineral Resources.

A.P.Power Finance Corporation Limited

Andhra Pradesh Power Finance Corporation Limited (APPFCL) was incorporated as a Government Company under the Companies Act, 1956, on 12th July 2000 with 100% owned by Government of AP and commenced its business on 13th July, 2000. APPFCL has also obtained registration from Reserve Bank of India as a Non-Banking Financial Company on 25-8-2000. The main object of the Company is to support/augment the resources for financing the Power Sector Reforms in the State of Andhra Pradesh. As per the guidelines of RBI for Non Banking Financial Companies net owned funds of Rs. 2.00 crores were kept in the Fixed Deposit with SBH, Gunfoundry branch Hyd.

A.P.Rajiv Swagruha Corporation Limited

The A P Rajiv Swagruha Corporation is established on 9th August, 2007 under Companies Act, 1956 with an objective of providing affordable housing to the moderate income families in urban areas of the State under the scheme called ‘Rajiv Swagruha’. The scheme is an innovative, unique initiative of the Government one. It is self financed and demand driven. There is neither budgetary support nor the initial working capital given from Government. The Corporation is depended on advances of the prospective buyer or raised loans from financing institutions.

A.P.Road Development Corporation

The AP Road Development Corporation was established in the year 1998 through the Act, No.1 dated 2 nd January 1998 with broad motive of “Development and Maintenance of Roads in the State of Andhra Pradesh and other allied and incidental activities there to” under the above designated Road Development Corporation.

A.P.State Agro Industries Development Corporation Limited

The A.P. State Agro Industries Development Corporation Limited was established on 05-03-1968 with an equity participation of Government of India and Government of Andhra Pradesh. The paid up capital of the Corporation is Rs. 2150.04 lakhs, out of which, the Government of India contributed Rs.269.02 lakhs and Government of Andhra Pradesh contributed Rs.1881.02 lakhs. In the 2000-2010 decade, the mission of this Organisation was to enable the AP AGROS to turn around and over come the present financial difficulties and to become an economically viable organization that can fulfill its basic objectives of serving the

A.P.State Civil Supplies Corporation Limited

The Andhra Pradesh State Civil Supplies Corporation Limited was incorporated in the year 1974, as a Limited Company under the Companies Act 1956. The share capital of the Company was fully contributed by the Government of Andhra Pradesh.

The Company was registered with an authorized Share Capital of Rs. 10 crores and a paid up capital of Rs.3.00 crores divided into 30,000 shares of Rs. 1,000/- each. The Reserves of the Corporation accumulated out of its profits up to 2010-11 are Rs. 135.23 crores, which is being utilized as Working Capital.

A.P.State Financial Corporation

Andhra Pradesh State Financial Corporation [APSFC] is a term lending Institution established in 1956 for promoting small and medium scale industries in Andhra Pradesh under the provisions of the Sate Financial Corporations Act, 1951.The corporation came into existence on 1-11-1956 by merger of Andhra State Financial Corporation and Hyderabad State Financial Corporation. The corporation has launched many entrepreneur-friendly schemes to provide term loans, working capital term loans, special and seed capital assistance to suit the needs of various categories of entrepreneurs. The Corporation has completed five decades of dedicated service in industrial financing of tiny, small and medium scale sector units and contributing to the balanced regional development of the state.

A.P.State Housing Corporation Limited

A.P.State Housing Corporation Limited (APSHCL) was incorporated on 5th July 1979 under Companies Act. APSHCL aims to bring dignity to each and every BPL family by assisting them, both financially and technically, for construction of permanent (Pucca) houses. The financial assistance is provided as per the various schemes of State Government and Government of India. The technical assistance is provided by the staff of APSHCL in the form the Technical Work Inspectors, Assistant Engineers, Deputy Executive Engineers and Executive Engineers. In addition, APSHCL brings innovative technologies in house construction. Further, the APSHCL also supplies cost effective building material to the beneficiaries, produced through the Nirmithi Kendras, and also certain material like Cement at subsidized prices.

A.P.State Irrigation Development Corporation

The Andhra Pradesh State Irrigation Development Corporation Ltd. has been established during 1974 as a State Government Undertaking with the objective to investigate, construct and commission Lift Irrigation (LI) Schemes, Bore wells, Tube wells and Infiltration wells to provide irrigation facility to upland areas of small and marginal farmers and other weaker sections of the society.

APSIDC operates with its registered office at Hyderabad, three circle offices located at Hyderabad, Guntur and Cuddapah. There are project offices at Mancherial, Cuddapah and Sangareddy 12 divisional offices located in various districts with maximum potential for LI implementation.

A.P.State Police Housing Corporation Limited

The need for providing rent free accommodation to police personnel by the State was recognized as far back as 1861 when the foundation was laid for the present police system in the country. This general principle enunciated by the first Police Commission was reiterated by the Police Commission of 1902 which attached great importance to the provision of ‘married quarters to every police officer of and below the rank of Sub-Inspector’. The National Police Commission also emphasized (1979) unequivocally that “the deficiency in housing and increasing hardship in paying high rents for private accommodation secured with great difficulty operates as the largest single factor responsible for grievous loss of morale in police ranks, particularly the constabulary. We, therefore, consider it a matter for urgency that this condition of service which has remained neglected for many years be taken up for immediate fulfillment.”

A.P.State Seeds Development Corporation Limited

APSSDC was formed in the year 1976 with active participation by Government of Andhra Pradesh, Government of India through National Seeds Corporation & Seed Growers in the State. Andhra Pradesh has good infra-structural base, favourable Agro-climatic conditions for seed production, hence developed as seed hub of the Country in last two decades. Seed Production of most of the crops at a relatively lower cost and increased yields per unit in almost all the seasons is possible as compared to other States.

A.P.Technology Services Limited

APTS is the nodal agency for eGovernance initiatives in the State of Andhra Pradesh. APTS provides consultancy, Procurement services, Implementation support to the Government entities for their ICT initiatives. Andhra Pradesh Technology Services Limited (APTS) has been a pioneer in consultancy services to all Departments of Govt. of AP since 1986 onwards. APTS supports all State Government Departments in all IT related processes.

A.P.Tourism Development Corporation Limited

During the year 1976 it was established as an organization under TRAVEL & TOURISM CORPORATION [ANDHRA PRADESH] PRIVATE LIMITED on 18th February 1976 with the objective to start, operate and promote establishments , undertakings , enterprises and activities of any description whatsoever , which in operation of the Company are likely to facilitate or accelerate the development of travel and tourist coach services and to promote co-ordination in development of travel and tourism services and tourism in general in order to secure ,optimum utilization of resources in them.

Leather Industries Develolpment Corporation of A.P.Limited

LIDCAP Prime objective will be to provide necessary support to the leather artisans in Andhra Pradesh through training infrastructure and other administrative support along with establishing marketing Net Work quality Footwear & Leather Goods to Various State, central Government Departments and Corporations. This leads to revenues to the department that will take care of overheads like salaries, etc. LIDCAP also gives credit to these departments so that people come forward and encash this opportunity.

Northern Power Distribution Corporation Limited

‘NPDCL shall become one of the best Power Distribution Utilities in the Country, with high customer focus, financial strength and operational efficiency’

Andhra Pradesh Brahmin Welfare Corporation Limited

Andhra Pradesh Brahmin Welfare Corporation Limited, have established under Companies Act with a vision to build a vibrant Organization to serve the marginalized and poor Brahmin Community members in Andhra Pradesh for their overall development which includes economic, social, religious and cultural life on a sustainable basis in a selfless and inspirational manner