In a world where sustainability is becoming increasingly important, companies are looking for eco-friendly solutions for their packaging needs. Paper, being one of the most environmentally friendly and recyclable materials, is gaining popularity as a packaging solution. Sri M.K. Paper Mills, a Telangana-based manufacturer of kraft paper products, is helping meet this growing demand for environmentally friendly and recyclable packaging materials.
With a capacity of 50,000 TPA, Sri M.K. Paper Mills is one of the top producers of packaging paper in India. The company provides practical and innovative kraft paper products that meet customer needs and uphold the highest standards of quality. At the helm of this successful business venture is Aman Kedia, the managing director of Sri M.K. Paper Mills.
Aman, an electrical, electronics, and communications engineer from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, took over the family business of Sri M.K. Paper Mills in 2018. Under his leadership, the company has expanded its production capacity from 80 TPD to 150 TPD and has diversified its product portfolio to cater to various segments such as packaging, corrugation, printing, and stationery.
These products include paper bags, ream wrapping paper, corrugated box paper, fluting
paper, and test liner paper, all available in a wide range of grammage and colors. “Our products provide consistent grammage, accurate moisture distribution, and bursting factor kudos to innovative automated processes and premium, environmentally friendly materials”, adds Aman.
Aman emphasizes investing in new technologies and equipment to improve the quality and efficiency of the paper manufacturing process. He ensures that Sri M.K. Paper Mills is equipped with modern machinery and technology, enabling the company to maintain uniform GSM and moisture levels in kraft paper. The company’s fully-automated system for controlling and monitoring modern equipment helps reduce manual errors and enhances safety.
Besides a size press for higher bursting factors and twin wire for uniform paper formation, Sri M.K. Paper Milss has an air cushion pressurized head box, Jasch scanner, and BTG valves for accurate GSM reading. By using energy-efficient processes and machinery to manufacture every kraft paper product, Sri M K Paper Mills ensures it meets its commitment to being a responsible corporate citizen.
Aman has also introduced a new product line of eco-friendly paper that uses recycled waste paper as raw material
The company strictly adheres to all regulations governing pollution control and works to conserve India's natural resources. Kedia has also introduced a new product line of eco-friendly paper that uses recycled waste paper as raw material. “We source this raw material waste paper, which accounts for approximately 10 percent of the company's capacity, from GP Harmon Recycling, USA”, mentions Kedia.
Aman's leadership has been instrumental in Sri M.K. Paper Mills' success. With his commitment to delivering quality products at competitive prices and building longterm relationships with his clients and suppliers, Aman aims to expand the company’s customer base beyond Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Delhi, Telangana, and Andhra Pradesh.
As more industries switch to paperbased packaging materials – including the developing economies where paper bags are starting to emerge as a viable and cost-effective alternative to plastic – the global kraft paper market is experiencing a surge in demand. Sri M. K. Paper Mills, with its range of innovative and eco-friendly kraft paper products, and with Aman as its visionary leader, the company is well-positioned to leverage the market potential and expand its customer base.