The company was incorporated on 25th April, 1972 in Maharashtra.
The company was promoted by M/s Manubhai Sons & Company. It
manufactures high speed printing machines and allied equipment.
In 1982-83, turnover of the company registered further improvement
over the previous year, inspite of the world-wide recessionary
conditions. The company took up production of demy and double demy
sizes of automatic sheet fed offset machines and entered into foreign
collaboration for the manufacture of high speed commercial web offset
In 1983-84, sales declined due to continued demand recession mainly
on account of curtailment in the purchases of printing machinery by
government and liberal import of second-hand printing machinery.
The company started commercial production of sheet fed offset
machines in medium size. In 1984-85, production of high speed
commercial web offset machines Lirken-66-111 was started. In 1985-86,
the company developed during the year sheet-fed offset machines
During 1989-90, the company registered satisfactory profits . During
1990-91, the company's profit improved by 21.63% as compared to the
VEB Polygraph Leipzing GDR is a technical collaborator of the company
with Kovo of Czechoslovakia.
During 1989-90, the company entered into a technical collaboration
agreement with M/s Soina offset AB, Sweden for the production of
streamline series in India. The company is hopeful of rolling out
its first machine by March/April 1992. The company proposes to change
its name from the present to MANUGRAPH INDUSTRIES LIMITED.
The company finalised a collaboration agreement with Plamag, GDR,
for the manufacture of coroset machines. However, till the receipt
of necessary approval from the Government for this collaboration, it
was proposed to take up the manufacture of the same by utilising
optimally the existing facilities.
Due to liberalisation, the company faces severe competition from
cheaper imported second hand machineries.
-Company has splits its Face value of Shares from Rs 10 to Rs 2
- Manugraph India Ltd has inducted Mr. Arun Kumar Puri as an
additional Director of the Company in the Board Meeting of the
Company held on August 11, 2010. Further he has been appointed as
Whole-time Director (Works) with effect from September 11, 2010
subject to the approval of the members in the Annual General Meeting
to be held on September 27, 2010.