K P Acqua Products Private Limited was established to undertake the Salt manufacturing activity in the State of Gujarat. District Bharuch in the State of Gujarat is well known for Salt production and has emerged as a Salt Producing Hub. On Account of these Mega Industries producing Caustic Soda, Chlorine etc. have come up and District Bharuch has now been converted into a huge Industrial belt connected with Rail as well as a Sea Port.
The Company acquired around 500 Acres of land, which was already producing around 15000 tonnes of Salt for the past 10 years. The Company acquired this Salt Works in the year 2007 and totally changed the design of the existing Salt Works. A Design with scientific inputs from traditional Salt producing methods to the latest trends of Salt enhancing technique, has gone into the Design. Cognizance of papers read in International Seminars and recommendation by International Authorities, were incorporated to maximize and enhance the Salt Production from 15,000 to 1, 00,000 tonnes.
The quantity of Salt produced per Acre has become the highest in the Country, reaching a production level of 200 tonnes per Acre. 40 tonnes per Acre was considered to be a good production rate.
The quantity of Salt produced matches the International grade for grade One Salt with purity levels touching 99% and appearance is sparking white. This is not only quantity produced but the quality of Salt is now produced in the Salt Works and this has made selling of Salt very easy for the Company as the buyers give preference to the Salt produced by the Company on account of the high grade Salt but has also brought about a consistency in supply and honoring all Contractual Obligations signed with the Companies such as 1) DCM 2) Grasim Industries Ltd. 3) Gujarat Flurochemicals Ltd. 4) Atul Limited 5) Reliance Industries Ltd.
Annually latest techniques for Salt harvesting as well as Salt handing and internal transportation washing and shifting and reloading of the material for final dispatch has been very minutely planned for smooth movement and dispatch.
The Salt works is fully developed with motorable internal roads running all round the Property. Electricity transformer to meet the 200 HP Power requirement of the Company is met. The Site is located in the high Solar Radiation Zone, and offers huge potential to become a Solar Power Centre. The State Transmission Company has also set up a Sub-station in the Area.
The Company was successfully set up having a state of the art Salt Works generating a production capacity of 1, 00,000 MT per year at Village Nada, Taluka Jambhusar, District Bharuch in the State of Gujarat.