Vijay Kumar & Co. (Jute) Pvt. Ltd. Calcutta (India)

Business overview

Vijay Kumar & Co. (Jute) Pvt. Ltd., was incorporated in 1940 under the name of Vulubhdass Kalyanjee & Co. Ltd. The name of the Company was changed to its present name in 1975. Since its incorporation, the Company has been engaged in the business of trading in manufactured jute products. Its business activities have changed over the years with the changes that have occurred in the jute goods market over the last 55 years. Prior to its incorporation the Company was a partnership firm since the early 1920s. Over the years, the Company has grown to its present stature as one of the largest and most reputated merchant supplier and exporter of jute products. Today it has a turnover of about Indian Rupees 600 million annually and it is probably the single largest supplier of jute bags to the sugar industry in India. Earlier it was also a large supplier to the cement industry when that industry used jute bags. It was represented in South India by reputated organization, Binny Ltd. Agencies Division from 1961 to 1989. Thereafter, Binny Ltd. As a company went into decline and stopped its trading activities. Today, this company has its own office in Chennai. It has well established representative offices in Mumbai, New Delhi, Bilimora and Branch Office in Baroda to cater the needs of its consumers in different parts of the country. A part from the sugar industry, the Company is a reliable supplier of jute products to the textile, paper, dairy, soda ash and other industries who require jute products for packaging of their products. It has started export promotion in a serious way since the last few years and already achieved a turn over of Rs. 10 million annually. The Company is managed by a Board of Directors consisting of Vijay Shroff, Gita Shroff, Narendra Thakker and Hrishikesh Shroff and an able staff of about 25 people who are well versed in the intricacies of the trade. The Company's weekly Market Reports are in great demand by all consumers as well as Government and organizations associated with the jute industry. The Company enjoys a very high reputation in both the jute goods market in Calcutta as well as among its consumers for its business integrity.

Industry Textiles
Business Type Manufacturers & Exporter/Importer
Establishment Year 1940
Firm Type Pvt Ltd.
Expand Level International

Products & Services

Manufacturer and Exporter/Importers of traditional jute products such as Jute Fabrics, Scrim Cloth, Hessian (Burlap) Bags.

The Company deals mainly in all kinds of traditional jute products such as Hessian Cloth (Burlap), Gunny Bags, etc. Hessian Bags, etc.

Jute Fabrics : Hessian cloth also called Burlap comes in widths varying from 76 to 203 cms. (30" to 80"), and in weights between 152 and 427 gm / m2, packed either in bales or in rolls. Widths upto 220 cms. Are also available in rolls.

Scrim Cloth in the above widths, and weights varying between 70 and 200 gm / m2, in rolls of 500 to 4000 metres are used as Tar felting and Roofing felt.

Hessian (Burlap) Bags : Used in agro - based industries for packing Tobacco, Tea, Coffee, Potatoes, Onions, Wool, Wheat, Rice, Pulses etc., in tailor made sizes / weights, and as Sand Bags, with tie - string, for packing Sand and other coarse particles. Also lined with HDPE / LDPE liners and Extrusion Coated as well.

THE LATEST - Food Grade (Hydrocarbon Free) cloth / bags / sacks, tailor - made as per buyer's requirements, used for packing all kinds of eatables like coffee / cocoa beans, kernels, shelled nuts etc.

The Company has developed a good market for this product in Latin America and is trying to develop the West African market where there is good demand from such consumers. The Company also exports sand bags to Middle East as and when when there is demand for this item.

Hessain sheets and squares, tailor - made for use in Nurseries, Tobacco packing etc.

Jute Tubes : Spirally sewn, tailor - made for the construction industry & other applications.

Jute Geotextiles : Soil savers - standard 122 cms. X 500 gm / m2, used for controlling soil erosion, landscaping, agricultural use etc.

Jute Sacks : B. Twills, Binolas, Hy. Cees, D.W. Flour Bags, etc. Also available in Food Grade.

Others : Small pocket sized bags for varied applications; Colored / Dyed Hessian cloth in rolls; D.W. Tarpaulin cloth and bags; Jute Canvas cloth etc.

Jute Shopping & Promotional Bags : In different sizes and weight with or without extrusion coated normal / food grade polypropylene with handles in assorted styles.

Contact Details

Vijay Kumar & Co. (Jute) Pvt. Ltd.

P.O. BOX NO. 2523, 34A,
Calcutta, 700 001 (West Bengal) - (India)


Want to Grow your business too?

Register Free

Copyright © 2000 - 2017 IndiaBizClub. All rights reserved