Chemical Division

Chemical Division

We are distributor of leather chemicals of Balmer Lawrie & Co. Ltd.

BRIEF PROFILE OF B&L

Founded by two Scotsmen, George Stephen Balmer and Alexander Lawrie, in Kolkata, Balmer Lawrie & Co. Ltd. started its corporate journey as a Partnership Firm on 1st February 1867. Traversing the 148 years gone by, today Balmer Lawrie is a Mini-Ratna I Public Sector Enterprise under the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, Govt. of India, with a turnover of Rs. 2944 crores and a profit of Rs. 210 crores. Along with its six Joint Ventures in India and abroad and a wholly owned subsidiary in the UK, today it is a much-respected transnational diversified conglomerate with presence in both manufacturing and service sectors. Balmer Lawrie is a market leader in Steel Barrels, Industrial Greases & Specialty Lubricants, Corporate Travel and Logistics. In its 148 years of existence, Balmer Lawrie has been successfully responding to the demands of an ever changing environment, leveraging every change as an opportunity to innovate and emerge a leader in industry.

Today Balmer Lawrie has six business units - Industrial Packaging, Greases & Lubricants, Leather Chemicals, Travel & Vacations, Logistics and Refinery & Oil Field Services with offices spread across the country and abroad.

Balmer Lawrie entered the Leather Chemicals industry in the mid 80s initiating production in Chennai, based on scaling up of a technology developed jointly with CLRI (Central Leather Research Institute), Chennai. Since then, Balmer Lawrie has achieved many milestones, foremost amongst which is becoming the market leaders of Synthetic Fat Liquors. The company markets Syntanes to the Leather Tanneries across the country under the Brand name of "Balmol".

BL has a state-of-the-art Production Development Center at Chennai which is fully equipped with all modern facilities to evaluate the applications of leather chemicals. While BL has its manufacturing plant and Product Development Center in Chennai, it has Technical Service Centers spread all over India in cities such as Kolkata, Kanpur, Ranipet, Ambur etc.BL businesses are built on indigenous technology which is steadily upgraded with modern advancements. The plants are ISO 9001, 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certified. .