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About Nitta Gelatin

Nitta Gelatin India Limited (NGIL) is a successful Indo-Japanese venture promoted by Nitta Gelatin Inc. Japan and Kerala State Industrial Development Corporation Ltd, KSIDC (a Kerala Government Undertaking). A perfect blend of Japanese excellence and Indian innovation, NGIL has helped improve the quality of human life for over three decades.

The success of NGIL is its steady growth through innovative manufacturing and business strategies. A smart combination of technically qualified people, state-of-the-art technology, service and a focused approach, has enabled the company to set industry standards in its class of products. 60% of Nitta's products are exported to 25 countries including the USA, Japan, Canada and the European Union countries.


  • 2011 Accreditation of Quality Control testing facility by National Accreditation Board for testing and calibration Laboratories (NABL).
  • 2010 Launched "Nutrigold", an agricultural growth promoter
  • 2010 Launched consumer product "Gelixer CollagenPep"- Joint Health Supplement
  • 2010 Started commercial production of Chitosan in Kerala
  • 2009 Commenced commercial production of Collagen Peptide in Kerala
  • 2005 USFDA (US Food and Drug Administration) Inspection & Approval
  • 2002 Received EDQM (European Directorate for the Quality of Medicines) Certificate of suitability
  • 1998 Gelatin Manufacturing Factory Commissioned in Kerala
  • 1997 Formed Bamni Proteins Ltd. in Maharashtra
  • 1979 Started Commercial Production of Ossein in Kerala
  • 1975 Company was Incorporated as public limited company

About Gelixer®

By ensuring happier, healthier lives
For the young and old alike.
Happiness is subtracting joint pains
And adding smiles with soft skin
By making wrinkles a thing of the past.
It is ensuring a better world
With food supplements that taste of care.
Happiness is about ensuring that people
Happiness is a brand called Gelixer®.
From Nitta Gelatin India Ltd.(NGIL)

  With the Gelixer® range of products from NGIL, that spans healthcare, cosmetics and food products. From taking the stiffness out of joints to making skin younger and beautiful, checking hair damage and offering healthy food products, the Gelixer® range is a boon for sports persons, middle aged, and older people. And at the heart of the Gelixer® range is the wonder protein - Collagen Peptide.

Gelixer® CollagenPep is just the beginning. Soon, NGIL will introduce an array of products. Next in line for instance, is a product for the treatment of osteoporosis, a condition where bone substances degenerate to such an extent that the bone density decreases and the risk of fracture increases considerably. This will be followed by a cosmetic product which will ensure your skin defies age and remains softer longer. Also in the pipeline are food products, food supplements and plenty more.

Director's Profile

Board of Directors - Profile
  1. Mr. P.H. Kurian, IAS - Chairman
    Principal Secretary to Government of Kerala Industries and IT department
  2. Mr. N. Soga - Director
    He has 35 years experience in Gelatin Industry. He has worked as CEO and Director in Nitta Group companies
  3. Mr. T. Yamaki - Director
    General Manager, Gelatin Division, Nitta Gelatin Inc., Japan
  4. Mr. Yoshifumi Matsumoto – Director
    General Manager (Finance Department), General Administration, Nitta Gelatin Inc., Japan
  5. Mr. Keiji Suzuki - Alternate Director
    Manager, Nitta Gelatin Inc., Japan
  6. Mr. K. Ramakrishnan, MSc, CAIIB - Director
    Former Managing Director of State Bank of Travancore and Former Dy. Managing Director of State Bank of India
  7. Mr. A.K Nair, BSc Engineering, MBA - Director
    44 years of experience in different companies as Manager, GM, Director and Managing Director. He was Managing Director of KSIDC
  8. Mr. K.L Kumar, BSc Engineering, - Director
    Former Chairman and Managing Director of Kochi Refineries Limited
  9. Mr. T.P. Thomaskutty - Director
    Executive Director of Kerala State Industrial Development Corporation Limited
  10. Mr. G. Suseelan, BSc, engineering, MBA - Managing Director
    34 Years of experience in Nitta Gelatin India Limited and has worked in company in various capacities
  11. Mr. Sajiv K. Menon, B.Tech-Chemical Engineering, MBA (IIM-Bangalore) - Director
    Former Business Head – Bioproducts & Nutraceutical Business, EID Parry