The foundation of our company was laid by a visionary whose
small dream transformed into a plywood manufacturing giant.
A small business of Tea Chest manufacturing
started by Shri P.D. Chitlangia in Jeypore, Assam.
Major Innovation in our business when we started commercial production of plywood.
We got our new identity. Brand Duro is born.
We forayed in Doors Manufacturing and launched ‘Durobord’ and ‘DuroDoor’ brands.
Sarda Plywood became a public limited company.
This year we also launched a new product line - DuroTeak (Decorative Plywood)
We achieved ISI certifications.
We added BWP and BWR Plywood.
We achieved a major milestone by launching World’s largest
plywood factory at a single location at Jeypore, India.
We forayed into the Veneer business and begin marketing with Nature’s Signature brand.
We expanded wings and started operations in Rajkot, Gujarat.
2005 - 2007
During these three years, we launched three new brands - DuroDoor, FabPly & DuroFlex.
We introduced TechPly Door - an engineered flush door made with extruded particle board.
We strengthen our claim of being a forest-friendly company by achieving the FSC and E1 Certifications.
We became the ‘first company’ to manufacture and market plywood made from European Beech.
We opened our 20th office in India.
Opening of Duro Exclusive Experience Centre in New Delhi.
Launch of Duro Plus - 10’ Range of Plywood, Boards, and Doors.
Today, Duro is India’s no. 1 brand in plywood manufacturing well recognized for its deep-dive innovation, unmatched craftsmanship & unparalleled customer service.
Everything has been changed since our inception, but what has not changed is our ability to challenge the ordinary and our vision to excel in all our endeavors.
With 2200+ designs, 5000+ channel partners and, 3000+ strong teams under an able leadership, we help our customers realize their dreams, every single day.
Carrying forward our rich legacy, we aspire to become the most admired wood-based company through innovation and excellence in customer service.
In the future, we aim to continuously invest in technology in Human Resources to bring innovative and sustainable products for our clients, rapidly grow our market share, create profitable growth in harmony, and at the same time play a bigger role in environmental sustainability and social responsibility.
We believe our governance structure underpins our ability to deliver the vision of our founder and the strategy of the group for the future. Under the able leadership of Sudeep Chitlangia, this incredible team creates long-term value and benefit for our shareholders and stakeholders.
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