Sohrab Group is one of the leading polyester and nylon tyre cord, hosiery yarn, solid wood furniture and hospital furniture manufacturers in the country. Established in 1987, in Malerkotla, Punjab, the group holds about 40% market share in Indian bicycle tyre cord market and a presence in the furniture market, which is spread over four continents. The group is also running educational institutions which provide education to over 1700 students.
The Group employs 1500 persons directly and many more indirectly and has most cordial Industrial Relations and has all essential welfare schemes like P.F, ESI, Pension. Gratuity, Group Insurance, Free Colony $ Subsidised Food. The details of each of group’s companies and institution are given below.
Sohrab Textile Mills Limited : This Company was group’s first venture and was incorporated in 1987. Initial business activities involved twisting and doubling industrial yarn into various counts and multi-fold yarns. The company still continues the same product and since recent modernisation in 2005 & 2007 has also added Nylon Tyre Cord to its product range for which the manufacturing facility was built in-house. This expansion made company one of 5 companies in the country to have a Nylon Tyre cord dipping plant. Key Products : Nylon Tire Cord Fabric, Carpet Yarn and other Multi-fold Yarns.
Sohrab Spinning Mills Limited : Choosing the policy of backward integration, the spinning mill was setup in 1994 to self-sustain the supply of yarn. The initial capacity was 11,520 spindles. The company has undergone further expansion around 2007-08which has taken the capacity to 25,000 spindles with the ability to produce yarn up-to 20,000 kilograms per day. Initially cotton was used as the main raw material but now company also produces yarn using polyester, blended fibres and other recycled fibres. Key Products : Knitting Yarn, Hosiery Yarn and multifold yarn.
Sohrab Impex Limited : Company was setup in 1990 to diversify the business interests. At present company is manufacturing an extensive range of Home, Office and Garden furniture made out of solid wood and wrought iron. The company has an in-house chemical treatment and seasoning plant for wood. The company is exporting to various catalogue companies and retailers in the UK, USA, Australia, Ireland, Spain etc. Our total capacity at present is in the region of about 8-10, 40 Feet High cube containers a month. The company is also manufacturing hospital furniture since 2004 further diversifying the company’s and group’s product portfolio. The company has a wide range of items which are catering to the needs of the healthcare industry in northern India. Key Products: Solid Wood Home Furniture, Office Furniture, Garden Furniture, Hospital furniture
Sohrab Public School : Setup in 2003, the school has become pioneer in the field of Primary and Secondary education in the area. It is affiliated to CBSE, from Nursery to +2, Co-educational, a strength of 1400 students with total campus area of 6 acres. For more details kindly check the dedicated website www.sohrabpublicschool.com
HARF College : Affiliated to Punjabi University, Patiala, the college was established in year 2012. The institution is providing quality education to around 400 students in the disciplines like Humanities, Commerce, Science and Information Technology.
HARF Charitable Trust (Regd.) : The HARF Charitable Trust was setup in 1995, to govern all the CSR activities of the company. Its main areas of operation are in Education, Scholarships, Orphan Girls Marriage, widow stipend and a free medical dispensary. For more details click here.