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Kokuyo Camlin Ltd.

BSE: 523207 Sector: Services
NSE: KOKUYOCMLN ISIN Code: INE760A01029
BSE 00:00 | 28 Sep 70.00 -0.55
(-0.78%)
OPEN

71.70

HIGH

73.50

LOW

69.30

NSE 00:00 | 28 Sep 70.05 -0.50
(-0.71%)
OPEN

70.50

HIGH

73.75

LOW

69.35

OPEN 71.70
PREVIOUS CLOSE 70.55
VOLUME 135450
52-Week high 79.85
52-Week low 52.20
P/E
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 702
Buy Price 0.00
Buy Qty 0.00
Sell Price 0.00
Sell Qty 0.00
OPEN 71.70
CLOSE 70.55
VOLUME 135450
52-Week high 79.85
52-Week low 52.20
P/E
Mkt Cap.(Rs cr) 702
Buy Price 0.00
Buy Qty 0.00
Sell Price 0.00
Sell Qty 0.00

Kokuyo Camlin Ltd. (KOKUYOCMLN) - Company History

Incorporated to take over the business of Dandekar & Company Camlin got its present name in 1988. Starting with stationery products it has diversified into art materials and pharmaceuticals. Its products are marketed under the popular Camel and Camlin brands. Its stationery division has a wide range of products like fountain pen inks rubber stamp inks duplicating inks adhesives writing instruments and gift sets fountain-pen nibs and ball-point pens erasers stamp pads scales carbon paper etc.The art material division supplies water colours oil colours poster colours drawing inks crayons oil pastels fabric colours painting brushes canvas wooden and mechanical pencils lead markers; mathematical engineering and biological instruments etc. Bulk drugs like diloxanide fuorate mebendazole diazepam etc as well as a wide range of formulations (used in treating asthma skin diseases rheumatism etc) are manufactured by the pharmaceutical division.Camlin started commercial production of high polymer lead in Mar.'90 in technical collaboration with Pilot Corporation Japan and has become one of the few companies in the world manufacturing the product. The company's products are exported to east and west Asia Europe Africa Australia etc. Camlin has entered into a marketing alliance with Colart Fine Art and Graphics UK to market its Winsor & Newton premium range of colour products. Besides expanding its present manufacturing capacities the company has also set up a plant to manufacture industrial grade synthetic adhesives which commenced commercial production in Mar.'96.The plant for manufacturing bulk drugs/chemicals commenced commercial production in 1995-96. Camlin International became a wholly-owned subsidiary of the company.During 1998-99 the company has raised a sum of Rs.750 lacs from IDBI through Private Placement of 16.5% Non Convertible Secured Redeemable Debentures for financing capital expenditure & long term working capital.The Erstwhile Stationery & Art Material Divisions have been merged into Consumer Products Division w.e.f. 1st April 1999.The company undertook major expansion in production of anti-oxidant range of products.

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