Who We Are

A Twofold Goal

The HSMM Group of Companies is the 2nd largest Indian Foreign Direct Investment group of companies based in Lao P.D.R established in year 1998. The conglomerate has investments in agarwood oil extraction facilities, agarwood plantations, mining, Information Technology, perfume and fragrances and agarwood trading. It has mining concessions in Muang Mo, XiengKhouang Province. It has stake interest in Line Of Credit (LOC) projects in Lao PDR funded by the Government of India. It is already working in partnership with an Indian Company on an Irrigation Project for Department of Irrigation, Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry of Lao PDR funded by Line of Credit from Grovernment of India.

HSMM Group of Companies

Lao Agar International Development Co Ltd

The first multinational company in the Lao PDR, incorporated in 1998, is a joint venture with the Lao Government. The company has 200,000 trees in its plantations, with 45 boilers/distillers at its Vientiane factory. <<read more>>

HS International Sole Co Ltd

HSINTL was established in Ban Tongkhoun, Xaisomboun Province, Lao P.D.R to complement L.A.I.D. and boost agarwood production of HSMM Group of Companies. The combined production of the two companies has made  HSMM Group of Companies the largest agarwood enterprise in Southeast Asia. <<read more>>

HSMM Fragrance Co Ltd

HSMM Fragrance Co. Ltd., which was incorporated in 2014, is in the process of establishing a perfume factory in Vientiane. Officials said production has started and the launch is scheduled in the mid part of 2017. <<read more>>

HSMM Mining Co Ltd

The HSMM Mining Company Limited is engaged in exploration, mapping and surveying of iron ore and other precious metals in Lao P.D.R, one of the most resource-rich countries in Asia. Some of the 570 minerals identified so far include gold, copper, zinc and lead.<<read more>>

HSMM TransV Technology Sole Co. Ltd.

 HSMM TransV Technology Sole Co. Ltd. is a joint venture between the HSMM Group of Companies and Trans Virtual Pvt Ltd. The company will work on IT Projects in both government and private domains <<read more>>

Razaphe Agar and Essential Oil Distillation Factory

Razaphe Agar and Essential Oil Distillation Factory is a joint venture of L.A.I.D of the HSMM Group of Companies and a Nagaland based Business Group. The HSMM Group has committed to <<read more>>

HSMM General Trading Co Pvt Ltd

The HSMM General Trading Company Limited is incorporated under the Laws of Government of India. The HSMM General Trading Co. Ltd. serves as the trading arm for Group’s other companies. <<read more>>

Management Team

Mr. Habib Mohammed Chowdhury embarked on a new course for HSMM Group of Companies when he moved his Agarwood trading business from Dubai to Lao P.D.R. in 1998. His decision was a historical landmark for the company. Since its providential transfer, the company has reaped the benefits of a successful journey to the top of the Agarwood business in Southeast Asia.  read more

Mr. Habib Mohammed Chowdhury

Mr. Habib Mohammed ChowdhuryFounder, Chairman & Managing Director of HSMM Group of Companies

Mr. Soukthavy Chowdhury (Sadik) Joined the HSMM Group of Companies on 2002. His zeal for learning, hard work and dedication rewarded him well and helped him to climb the corporate ladder fast. In a small time span he made his mark by becoming the Vice Chairman of the HSMM Group of Companies. read more

Mr. Soukthavy Chowdhury (Sadik)

Mr. Soukthavy Chowdhury (Sadik)Vice Chairman of HSMM Group of Companies

News & Updates

INDIA CELEBRATES ITS 71ST ANNIVERSARY

Source: http://kpl.gov.la/detail.aspx?id=27191 The Embassy of India in the People’s Republic of China held a ceremony to mark the 71st anniversary of the Independence Day... read more

GU VC ATTENDS 25TH ANNIV OF ASEAN-INDIA TIES IN LAO

Source: http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/ detailsnew.asp?id=aug0917/city055 JALUKBARI, Aug 8 – Gauhati University Vice Chancellor Dr Mridul Hazarika, who is currently visiting Lao on invitation from... read more

ASEAN LEADERS URGED TO REAP BENEFITS FROM ACT EAST POLICY

Source: http://www.assamtribune.com/scripts/ detailsnew.asp?id=aug0917/oth050 ITANAGAR, Aug 8 – Arunachal Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister Chowna Mein has said that the cultural similarity between the... read more

ASIAN-INDIA DIALOGUE PARTNERSHIP

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MINISTER OF MINISTRY OF INDUSTRY WELCOMES MANIPUR GOVERNOR OF INDIA

Source: http://kpl.gov.la/detail.aspx?id=26917 In the days to 8 August in the capital, Vientiane Monday, you light the band Celebrity Minister Ministry statement... read more

THE MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS WELCOMES THE INDIAN DELEGATION

Source: http://www.pasaxon.org.la/enewfile/7-2017/enews20-07-17.html The Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism (MoI) of the Kingdom of Cambodia has welcomed the visit of Shri... read more

LAOS – INDIA STRENGTHENS TRADE COOPERATION TIES

Source: http://kpl.gov.la/detail.aspx?id=26923 On August 8, 2017, Mr. Abdullah Kittikhong, Prime Minister of the Prime Minister’s Office welcomed the ASEAN-India Business Council... read more

INDIA RANKED 8TH IN INVESTMENT IN LAOS

Source: http://kpl.gov.la/detail.aspx?id=26916  Bolts. Lao PDR’s trade balance from exports to India is over 100 million US dollars in 2016, while imports... read more

[VIENTIANE TIMES] LAO BASED BUSINESSMAN RECEIVES AWARD AT ASEAN-INDIA BIZTECH EXPO AND CONFERENCE 2017

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[GUWAHATI PLUS] ASSAM BUSINESSMAN WINS AWARD IN MALAYSIA

Assam businessman Habib Mohammad Chowdhury has won the ASEAN-India Emerging Entrepreneur award in Malaysia during the ASEAN–India Conference. To commemorate... read more

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ASEAN – INDIA Business Prospects

The Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN) comprises of Indonesia, Singapore, Philippines, Malaysia, Brunei, Thailand, Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar... read more

Cultural and Educational Exchange between South-East Asia and North-East India

Southeast Asia and India share an intrinsic connection that dates back to centuries. The shared heritage between India and... read more

North East India and South East Asia: An amalgamation of culture and heritage

The South East Asian countries have so much in common with the Northeastern part of India. Though separate as... read more