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Company Profile

Premier Road Carriers Ltd. began operations in 1968 with a startup capital of Rs.100. What started with a Single Branch Operation in Kolkata, has today sprung into a Pan Indian Logistics Player having reach across the length and breadth of the country. With 45 years of experience and a market capitalization of over Rs.200 Crore, today we pride ourselves in specialization of Dedicated Transportation of Bulk and Over Dimensional Consignments. We are one of the few Logistics companies in the country which are Listed on a Recognized Stock Exchange.


Satisfied customers drive our success. Established to service our customers’ specific logistics needs, PRC operates 35 strategically located self owned branches across India serving 2500 destinations. With a fleet of more than 600 vehicles (self owned and attached) including trucks, trailors, containerized vehicles & LCVs and with a network of warehouses in major cities in India, PRC offers a truly integrated and personalized Logistics Services to its customers. We serve multinationals, government organizations, major public and private sector companies, medium and small-scale industries and trading community across the country.


We currently handle over 5 Lac tons of cargo annually. Moving a variety of cargo that includes raw materials, industrial products, consumer durables, drugs and pharmaceuticals, agricultural products and recently having moved on to more sophisticated items, time sensitive and high valued cargo


PRC uses state-of-the-art equipment to transport consignments of any size, weight and dimensions including heavy-duty equipment and provide accurate and timely information to its customers and meet shortened response time requirement


Our financial soundness, state-of-art have further empowered our growth over the years with highly dedicated and motivated staff, equipped with the latest Computer power. An efficient system keeps track of the fleets to ensure increased efficiency and timely delivery of your goods.


Management

Bhanaram Gupta, Founder
Mr. B.R.Gupta, a self-made man, established a small trucking business in the 1968. What started of as a small venture soon multiplied into an extensive business group, now offering complete logistic solutions (surface transportation), and other services like Corporate Finance and Bill Discounting through its group Companies, which also signifies our operational capabilities and financial soundness. With his able leadership and vision, he nurtured the nascent organization into a Nation Wide Transport Company catering to the very need of the customers nationally. Complete trust and transparency of services truly imbibed the culture of business partnership with clients in the organization.


Mr. V.K. Gupta, Managing Director
By 1980 when the company was still growing the 2nd generation had already been groomed to take the reins of the business. Mr. Vijay Kumar Gupta joined the Family business in 1981. His innovative methods and dynamic leadership has transformed PRC to what it is today. From a one man in one office in 1968, the company has steadily grown into a sizeable business of about INR 100 crores and 35 offices by 2013 under his able leadership. PRC today boasts of having integrated computer network at all major branches for complete customer satisfaction.


Mr. Yashu Gupta, MBA (Oxford), Director
Having attained substantial experience in the Finance World, along with a MBA from University of Oxford, he joined PRC in 2010. Since then he has worked on achieving ISO 9001 Certification and successfully overhauling the operational structure of the firm.


Mrs. Smriti Gupta, B.S (Purdue University), Director
Adding to the existing young blood, Smriti brings with herself technological experience which today has become an epicenter for the ever increasing logistics industry. She is currently using her skills to build on the existing IT infrastructure.


Mr. Karan Gupta, MBA (Babson - Entrepreneurship), Director
Having completed his MBA , he opened PRC's very own - innovation centre primarily responsible for diversification and R & D to stay ahead of the curve. He also holds a Diploma in Supply Chain Management.


Mrs. Sushma Gupta, Non-Executive Director

Group Companies

Our Flagship company is supported by our sister concerns :

Diligent Investments Limited:
Diligent is a RBI registered Non-Banking Financial Corporation. It offers Bill Discounting, ICDs, LAS and other investment based services. Please contact 022-67740677 for more information.

Logisys Advisors Private Limited:
Logisys provides supply chain consultancy to help companies streamline their supply chains on various dimensions such as cost mitigation, risk management, customer service levels - all contributing to the customers' short term and long term goals. Please contact 022-67740677 for more information.