Sigachi Group, is one of the largest manufacturers of Microcrystalline Cellulose (MCC) in India. The facilities are WHO GMP, HACCP and ISO 9001:2008 certified. The new facility at Special Economic Zone, Dahej, Gujarat has been built as per USFDA and EDQM norms.

Sigachi has multilocational facilities in India, spread across three manufacturing units, wherein the total installed capacity of the Plants are more than 6400MT/annum. 

The Sigachi product range of Microcrystalline Cellulose for pharmaceutical applications includes different grades suitable for

  • Wet Granulation
  • Roller Compaction
  • Extrusion & Spheronization
  • Direct Compression
  • Moisture Sensitive Actives


Special Products

  • Collodial Types
  • Co-processed Types (MCC & Silicon Dioxide, MCC & Mannitol, MCC & DCP, etc.)


  • The different grades comply with the latest monographs of Ph. Eur / USP-NF and JP
  • US-DMF Number 20915 and 27016

Brand Names

  • HiCel    - spray dried MCC,premium quality with excellent flow properties for direct compression
  • AceCel - Air stream dried MCC is a cost effective product for a wide range of applications  
Sigachi - MCC pharmaceutical grades
MCC- 35 grades.pdf
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Use of HiCel in a food application
Use of HiCel in Cheese.pdf
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Sigachi currently offers 35 different grades of Microcrystalline Cellulose which are exported to over 24 countries worldwide, catering to all types of Pharma and Food industries.

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