Century Textiles and Industries Limited, Mumbai, one of the leading cotton yarn manufacturers in India, was incorporated in 1897. The company had only one industrial unit, the cotton textile mill till 1951. Since then, the company has made rapid progress in widely diversified fields. Currently, the company is a trendsetter in cotton textiles and has a remarkable position as a leading yarn manufacturer in India andin the manufacture of denim, viscose rayon filament yarn, tyrecords, caustic soda, sulphuric acid, salt, cement and pulp and paper.
In 1994, Century Yarn, a vertically integrated plant equipped with sophisticated and high-tech machinery was set up by the company. Located at Satrati village in Madhya Pradesh, about 100km from Indore and about 510km from Mumbai, the ultra-modern plant is on par with the best in the world. A confluence of sophisticated technology and world-class industrial design, the plant is an example of impeccable technological finesse. It is an optimum mix of high-tech machinery, high-calibre personnel and an environment-friendly work culture.
The company is managed by a board of directors of eminent industrialists, businessmen and dedicated professionals under the chairmanship of Mr. B.K. Birla.
Superior Performance and Fair Practice
At Century Yarn, excellence is non-negotiable in every aspect of the business process. Superior quality of performance is critical to our business growth and success. We constantly strive to exceed all expectations, be it internal or external.
Our actions are determined by fairness; we shall be fair to our customers, vendors, shareholders, all our business partners and society at large. Fairness, for us at Century Yarn, is not just sticking to the letter of the law or the contract but appreciating its spirit and basing all our actions on being fair to the spirit of that understanding.
Social and Environmental Responsibilities
At Century Yarn, we take our social and environmental responsibilities very seriously. We help by providing employment opportunities and improving the lifestyle of the local communities. We ensure zero discharge and maintain more than adequate green cover in the plant with landscaped walkways, water gardens and retaining walls.