SAEL began its journey in the rice processing space with the inception of a rice mill in 1971 and the company traces back its roots to Punjab, India. It began with rice milling and an entrepreneurial dream to make the best rice grains available to homes around the globe which soon found acceptance, and witnessed tremendous growth within a short span of time.

Ever since its inception, SAEL has taken giant strides to reach its current position of a market leader in the agro-energy space. As an integrated and diversified agro-energy company, it has successfully forayed into procurement, processing, refining, warehousing, and distribution of rice, rice by-products, solvent extraction, renewable energy solutions.


Globally recognized and lauded for technological innovation, sustainable energy creation, conversion and utilization, powering sustainable and scalable farming practices and for promoting and safeguarding the gamut of producer-consumer interests, SAEL spells the premier brand for an end to end solution for agro-energy products and services.

SAEL Group's Main Areas of Interest :
  • Rice (Milling Manufacturing) -

The company has rice mills in different locations in UP and Punjab and the main product is different varieties of Rice.


  • Solvent Extraction (Rice Bran Oil) -

Solvent extraction is the processing of Rice Bran, a by-product of Rice Milling.


  • Renewable Power -

The company has biomass & solar-based power plants and is expanding by setting-up large-scale solar and biomass power plants across India.


  • Warehousing and Storage-Infrastructure -

The company has a large number of warehouses for food storage which is located in the state of U.P, Haryana and Punjab.


 Jasbir Singh Awla

Managing Director


Sukhbir Singh Awla

Whole-Time Director




Health and Safety

Our ongoing concern for the health and safety of our employees and partners is a differentiating element and an essential requirement for SAEL in its day-to-day activity. SAEL requires that its suppliers and partners apply the same standards of safety it demands from its own employees. There can be no differences in occupational health.​​

Sustainability & Environment

SAEL is committed to its contribution towards meeting the Sustainable Development Goals for 2030. and we have been focusing aggressively on renewable energy, which includes biomass and solar energy Solutions. We power more than 75,000 homes, we continue to invest in renewable energy projects that further impact the reach of our initiatives.

Multiple Assets, Multiple Locations Globally

SAEL has extensive and multiple asset networks to deliver timely and quality assured products in and around India and the world - safely, responsibly and reliably. Our years of experience and vast internal /external network ensures that the right product reaches the right location, at the right time. It is a complex supply chain, in which our people and partners play a vital role in ensuring a smooth journey for our products. from crop to shop.

Corporate Social Responsibility

SAEL’s Corporate Responsibility efforts are aligned with the Sustainable Development goals of the UN for 2030 and as an organization, we have been committed to community development through various opportunities created by our initiatives to give back to the community and help with building a strong and independent nation, from grass-root level up.



SAEL is a Punjab based group having a varied and rich experience of more than 36 years in agro-based industries. 


Started in 1979, with the aim to set up an establishment of rural godowns for food grain storage in Punjab, the founders then moved on to setting-up of their first rice mill in 1987 and 200TPD Solvent Extraction Plant in 2004 at Guruharshai, Punjab. 

The first major expansion and diversification were carried out during 2006 by setting up integrated food processing comprising of 80TPH Rice Mill, 500 TPD Solvent extraction plant and 15 MW biomass-based power Plant at Fatehullahpur, Ghazipur in the state of U.P. The project with Capital outlay of 125 Crores was set up in record time. 

Set up 14.5 MW Biomass Based Power Plant at Channu, Muktsar in Punjab in the year 2009 and 1 MW Solar PV Power Project at Sirsa in Haryana in the year 2012 under JNNSM Scheme. 

Set up 130 TPH modern Rice Mill for Paddy Processing in a record time of six months involving a capital outlay of Rs. 150 Crores. The Rice Mill Started commercial Operation w.e.f. 23rd May 2012 at Vill. Inayatpur, Powayan, Shahjahanpur. 

Set up Rural Godowns for Foodgrain Storage having total Capacity of 13.82 Lacs MT to meet the requirement of FCI at various locations in the state of U.P., Punjab and Haryana under PEG Scheme 2008 with a total capital outlay of Rs.620.00 Crores.