Tag : raw material


JK Paper to Invest INR 1500 Crore to Expand Capacity in Songadh Plant in Gujarat

The expansion will also provide opportunity of raw material supply to local farmers. Approximately 10,000 tribal farmers will benefit from it. July 2, 2019 JK Paper Ltd. will set up a new manufacturing plant in Gujarat at an investment of Rs 1500 crore. A memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been......

Rubber Trees, a Potential Source of Raw Material for Pulp and Paper Industry?

Fibre length is an important criterion for pulp and paper production. This necessitates different breeding approach if the objective is pulp and paper production from the rubber tree. October 17, 2018 More than seven lakh hectares is under rubber tree plantation in India. Currently, rubber growers are facing difficult times......

Readiness of the Industry to Match Swiftly Growing Paper Consumption in the Long-Term

Manik Seth
The Indian paper market is undisputedly among the fastest growing. However, is the domestic paper industry ready to cater to this increasing demand amid some serious issues, viz. high raw material cost, rising imports of good quality paper, stringent environmental norms, etc.? IPMA’s 17th AGM, held recently on January 12,......

Improving Domestic Fiber Availability & Revamping Infrastructure, Keys to Paper Industry's Growth

Manik Seth
The Indian paper industry is desirous of conducive policy environment allowing more efficient raw material plantation and an improvement in transport infrastructure. Mr. Harsh Pati Singhania, Vice Chairman & MD, JK Paper Ltd. recently talked to Paper Mart on a slew of subjects significant to the Indian paper industry including......

Safeguards for the Industry from Imports and Raw Material Challenges

Manik Seth
A proactive policy framework on behalf of the Govt. is much sought after to safeguard the paper industry from cheaper imports and wavering raw material scenario, feels the new IPMA president. Mr. Saurabh Bangur, Vice President, the West Coast Paper Mills is the new President of IPMA, possibly the youngest......

The Road Ahead for Paper & Paperboard Industry

Manik Seth
The inaugural session and ensuing technical sessions at Paperex, Chennai canvassed the major issues and future strategy of all the segments of paper and paperboards based on virgin, agro, and recycled pulp. Paperex South India held its 4th International Technical Conference & Exhibition on Pulp, Paper, Conversion and Allied Industry......

The Changing World of Packaging: Matching the Pace

Manik Seth
The IPPTA’s seminar and technical conference with a major focus on packaging tried to put together an eclectic mix of discussions and technical presentations to cover technological, qualitative and commercial aspects of packaging evolving with time. IPPTA’s conference on ‘Technological Development in the Field of Packaging Grades of Paper &......

Bearings, Critical to Machines' Movement

Manik Seth
Bearing is a high precision machine component and the most crucial part of any rotary machine. Selection, proper installation, lubrication, contamination control and maintenance of bearings are essential to ensure smooth and efficient functioning of a machine. ZKL Bearings (India) Pvt. Ltd. is the Indian Associate of the internationally acclaimed......

Aryanav Paper Mills Gets USD 21 Mn Low Cost Debt from UK-based Linetrust International Offshore Limited

Manik Seth
The company will use the money to setup a 54,000 TPA Hi-BF Kraft Liner and Top White Liner manufacturing unit. November 8, 2016 As per media reports, Aryanav Paper Mills Private Limited of India has entered into a long term financial association with Linetrust International Offshore Limited of the UK.......