MCPI has been a leading provider of Purified Terephthalic Acid (PTA) in India for more than two decades now. Endowed with the proprietary Mitsubishi Chemicals Technology, it has been providing best-in-class PTA to downstream Polyester industries- i.e., Yarn, PET, and PET Film. MCPI’s PTA unit has an annual capacity of 1.27 MTPA and is located in the industrial town of Haldia in West Bengal.
In November 2016, The Chatterjee Group (TCG), led by Dr. Purnendu Chatterjee, acquired MCPI from Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC). Since then, there has been a spectacular turnaround of the business of the company. In this period, the company has recorded the highest capacity utilization, highest sales, and highest profitability consistently year after year.
MCPI employs around 1200 employees, who have set high standards of performance post takeover by TCG. Our people have nurtured the quintessential Japanese practices of 5S, Kaizen while staying ever committed to Safety and Environment. The company is recognized in the industry for its ethical Business practices.
Led by the Management of TCG, MCPI has leveraged the Group’s commitment to Environment, Society and Governance. The company aspires to be a front-runner in Sustainability – with its compliance towards Environment as well as reduction of carbon emissions.
MCPI practices the ‘People First Policy’. The company invests in continuous skill development, knowledge enhancement and digital dexterity of its employees. A holistic Learning & Development programme is pursued to grow and nurture Talent.
MCPI has been focused on ‘Digital Adoption’, implementing state-of-the-art IT tools that provide for ‘real time’ data-driven decision making in plant operations. Also, steering transparent and governance driven in business processes.
Supported by its strong performance over the last five years, MCPI has been able to redefine its purpose and vision. In a bold and decisive step, MCPI has opted for forward integration as an essential part of its transformation strategy. The company has recently acquired Garden Silk Mills Private Limited (GSMPL), a reputed player in Polyester Yarn and Fabric under the famous brand name ‘Garden Vareli’.
The acquisition of GSMPL has led to opportunities for expansion in the Polyester Yarn segment. Also is a window to further scaling up consumer-centric Fabric and Garments business – diversifying into the fast-moving non-ethnic apparels business and e-commerce.
MCPI aspires to position itself as a respected player in the Polyester value chain, facilitating the conversion of PTA into downstream products and proximity to customer.
Based upon core values of Trust, Integrity, Compliance and Respect, the company is proud of its capability to adapt to a dynamic business circumstances climate and lead the change.
Board of Directors
Mr. Debi Prasad Patra
Whole Time Director & CEO
Mr. Sekhar Krishnan