Since inception, Premchand Jute & Industries Pvt. Ltd. (PJIPL) has been the frontrunner in the Indian jute industry with innovative products, a skilled workforce, and pioneering management. Equipped with state-of-the art machineries at all stages, the company aims to become a leader in the industry and revolutionize how the industry is perceived in the world.
The company's management has a forward-looking attitude and renewed zeal for "Green Jute" and lays emphasis on producing quality products that meet all established norms. The company's attitude is best described by Henry Ford in his lines "Quality means doing it right when no one is looking".
Continuous modernization, focus on high value added products and strict quality control are what sets PJIPL apart from others in the market. The care for quality and after sales service has ensured that the Premchand brand continues to grow exponentially. The company has carved a niche for itself by passionately promoting a quality conscious culture amongst its employees.
The company continues to invest heavily in sophisticated machinery and equipments. In addition, it is also investing in reorienting its workforce by providing continuous training and motivational programmes to develop its biggest asset, its workforce.
Premchand makes an aggressive marketing pitch to reach out to new markets, even as it continuously thrives to introduce new products to serve its existing markets. The company's continued commitment to quality and customer oriented approach has enabled it to offer this golden fiber for multi dimensional use to many satisfied customers.
Premchand Jute Mill was established during the “British Rule”, and was amongst the leading manufacturers of jute products during the golden years. After changing multiple hands, we at Premchand Jute & Industries Private Limited (PJIPL) have been running it since 2005. Today it is reliving its glorious days and is well on its way to become a leader in the industry, engaged in the production of a wide range of quality jute products.
To enhance productivity, the company has made adequate investments to upgrade its machineries on a regular basis.
It is amongst the very few companies in the industry which is presently investing aggressively.
Its product range includes Hessian Cloths & bags, Jute Yarn & Sacking Bags of various sizes made to customer specification. The Hessian cloth produced by PJIPL is renowned in the industry and is sold at a marked premium.
The company has gained a reputation in the market for timely supply of products and prompt payments to its suppliers
Driven by a strong sense of social and environmental responsibility, the company is maintaining the premises in the most eco-friendly way.
Built on 80 acres of prime land, with a constructed area of “1.6million square feet” — the huge land bank will facilitate future expansion.
PJIPL has a fully integrated plant, ideally located on the banks of the river Hoogly, with close access to the railway station for ease of transportation. It is well connected to the NH6 by interlinking roads to facilitate movement of goods.
Girdhari Lal Chirania, a commerce graduate (B. Com- Honours) from Assam, has exclusively been with the Jute manufacturing industry (Hessian & Sacking) for over ten years now. However, his association with the industry has been since the age of 15, when he started trading in raw jute from various mukam, thus enabling him to acquire a special skill set and know-how of the different varieties of raw jute. Timely purchase of raw material is his USP, which has made him a purchase baron of the industry.
He has an astute mind when it comes to labor relations and production. He has been the driving force in bringing a sea change in maintaining cordial relations between labour and management. Under his able guidance and leadership the mill runs smoothly and provides the best possible working environment for its labor, employees, managers, vendors and clients. He is also responsible for liaising with government officers and is an active committee member of IJMA.
Vishnu Churiwal, a science graduate from the St. Xavier's College, Kolkata took over the reins of the company in 2007. He has an experience of more than 30 years in the Jute industry, and is the chief proponent responsible behind the extra ordinary growth of the company. Under his able leadership and vision, the company has grown steadily. He is responsible for Banking and Sales in the company. Under difficult and trying circumstances, he has managed to ward off the risk that the industry possessed, bringing in new ideas and expertise in the financial aspects. He has a detailed know-how of various industries.
Majored in Finance- CFA, MBA (Finance) from Symbiosis University (SCMHRD), and has around 4 years of experience in the field of finance and investment banking, with global companies like JPMorgan and Euram Bank in India, Hong Kong and Dubai.
She has been with the family business at PJIPL in Kolkata, for the last year and currently handling costing, and responsible to grow the export profile of the company.