SGS India Testing Capabilities for Food and Agricultural Industries

Introducing SGS India Labs

  • Employees: 190
  • Laboratories: 8
  • Laboratory space: 30,000 sq. ft.
  • Locations: Thane (Agriculture), Indore (Agriculture), Ahmedabad (Agriculture), Gandhidham (Agriculture), Hyderabad (Agriculture) Chennai (Multilab), Kolkata (Multilab), Manesar (Multilab)

Testing Services

SGS has agriculture and food laboratories operating across India, delivering a full and diverse range of testing and analysis services on commodities and food.

These include:

  • Chemical testing
  • Microbiology testing
  • Physical purity testing
  • Biotechnology testing
  • Seed testing
  • ELISA testing of GMO seeds
  • Product stability testing
  • Shelf life studies

The agricultural products we cover include grains, pulses, lentils, oil seeds, animal feed, spices, oils and fats, rice, sugar and tea, as well as various seeds. For the food sector we can test and
analyse products such as cooked foods, processed foods, ready to eat foods, seafood, pet food, vitamin premixes, condiments, flavours, packaged drinking water, alcoholic beverages and confectionery, amongst others.


ISO 17025, GAFTA and FOSFA accredited, SGS’s labs in India are also accredited by the country’s Agricultural & Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA), the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI), and the Export Inspection Council of India (EIC).

Scope & Scale

SGS works with business leaders and clients in the food processing, soft drinks and packaged drinking water industry, to enable them to produce and market safe products in India. Our operation also manages a large proportion of India’s seafood trade through its inspection and testing services.

Our pan-India presence, with a hub and spoke model of laboratories, caters for clients across the country and gives us an unrivalled reach. In addition to testing and analysis services, we also work with research and development teams in client organisations to deliver the data and details to enable them to make decisions on new product development.

For more information, contact SGS India Labs:

SGS India Pvt Ltd
SGS House
4-B, Adi Shankacharya Marg,
Vikhroli (West), Mumbai – 400083
Maharashtra, India
t: +91 22 6640 8888