P.D. Sekhsaria Trading Co. Pvt. Ltd. (PDST) was formed in 1987 as the export wing of the J.P. Sekhsaria Group. Today, we are one of the leading cotton merchants in India.


The company is led by chairman Mr. J.P. Sekhsaria, who has over 45 years of experience in the cotton industry, and the international business is overseen by Mr. Alok Sekhsaria, Director. Alok is the 4th generation of Sekhsarias - carrying forward the family's legacy in the cotton business which spans over 6 decades.


PDST is one of the top 10 cotton exporters in India with an annual turnover of over $50 million, and Government recognised Two Star Trading Export House status.


The company’s major export markets are China, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Turkey, Vietnam and Indonesia.


Over 60 years, the Sekhsaria family has been associated with the cotton. What you see today is the result of generations of perseverance, dedication and tenacity.




PDST has been built on the shoulders of 60 years of experience and unwavering commitment. Every customer is our partner, with whom we share valuable insights and advice on the cotton trade market, and fulfil every contract diligently.

Over the course of 6 decades, we have formed strong partnerships with customers across the globe. Long-term relations are embedded in our heritage and help us optimise communication and support to all our customers. We take pride in our existing relations and look forward to forming new ones.



We are always looking ahead, into advancements in technology and trade markets to ensure that we can maintain the highest standards of quality. We explore new and unique approaches to optimise and maximise our efficiency and deliver the finest product.




A business that spans four generations spread over 60 years.


Staffed with a team of 100 experienced, and dedicated people.


End-to-end solutions for customers from sourcing to delivery.


A strong network across origination and consumer markets



At PDST, we believe our core strength lies in our dedicated and experienced staff. We have over 100 employees working in conjunction through a well established network of branches in all major commodity growing states. While our corporate office in Mumbai oversees administrative functions, we have branches in all cotton growing states that function at a high level of autonomy and professionalism to ensure our product is of the best quality and most viable price.

Gujarat - Rajkot, Ahmedabad

Maharashtra - Nagpur, Aurangabad

Punjab - Bhatinda

Andhra Pradesh - Hyderabad

Tamil Nadu - Coimbatore