Established in May '90 as a private limited company, Sacheta Metals became a public limited company in Mar.'95. Promoted by Satishkumar Shah and Chetnaben Shah, the company is engaged in the manufacture of aluminium utensils, used as kitchenware, with an installed capacity of 440 tpa. The company commenced production at its plant in Mahiyal (Sabarkantha district), Gujarat, in 1993. In 1994-95, the company started exporting to Arabian countries through its associate concern, Sacheta Exports. In 1995-96, the company undertook an expansion project to increase the installed capacity from 440 tpa to 2400 tpa by installing additional capacity of 1960 tpa, at a total cost of Rs 611 lac. It came out with a public issue in Apr.'96 to part-finance its expansion project.