Foundry fuel products ltd., was incorporated on 9.05.1964 in the name
and styleof M/s East Murlidih coal company pvt ltd., with the
objective of coal mining and the company acquired a collery in
dhanbad to carryout coal mining activities. Subsequent to
nationalisation of coal mines in 1973, the company was engaged in
coal trading, sand preparation for foundries and other related areas
in 1982 the company changed its name to foundry fuel products pvt ltd
(FFPPL) and also started hard coke manufacturing activity by acquiring
two existing coke manufacturing units in Dhanbad. However due to the
obsolescence of the relative plant and machinery, the company closed
down manufacturing operations in these units in 1987. These units
were disposed off in 1989 and the company continued with its coal
trading activity and sand preparation on job work basis actively.
The company was then converted into a public limited company under
the name and style of foundry fuel products (FFPL) and fresh
certificate of incorporation was obtained on 3rd July 1992.