COMPANY PROFILE

VISION

Be a market leader in packaging through diversification, innovation, and professionalism whilst ensuring the interest of stakeholders.

OUR GROUP

House of Habib plays a pivotal role in shaping the economics of Pakistan through its portfolio of businesses in the Automotive, Auto Parts, Building Materials, Energy, Packaging and Real Estate sectors. We add value to over 15 Million lives each day by creating sustainable solutions in key areas with investments that are impacting both stakeholders and the community at large.

OUR STORY

Thal Limited, under the prestigious House of Habib Group, was established in 2004. Our strength is derived not only from our parent group but also from our own values and diversity. Thal Packaging, is a newly developed entity that merges the Paper-sack, Jute and PP woven products. We provide a wide range of high-quality packaging solutions to various industries.

OUR STORY

Thal Limited, under the prestigious House of Habib Group, was established in 1966. Our strength is derived not only from our parent group but also from our own values and diversity. We, at Thal Limited, carry a diverse portfolio engaging in the manufacture of Engineering Products, Jute Products, Paper sacks and Laminate sheets.
Thal Packaging, a newly developed entity that merges the Paper-sack and Jute Divisions. The company provides a wide range of high-quality packaging solutions to various industries including but not limited to:
• Cement
• Restaurants
• Clothing Brands
• Chemicals
• Staple-foods

We have state-of-the-art facilities in Hub (Balochistan), Gadoon (Khyber Pakhtunkhwa) and Muzaffargarh (Punjab). All of our facilities are located in close proximity to the markets to meet the ever-growing demands of products.
In addition to catering to the local market, the Jute division exports a wide range of premium jute products to over 25 countries including Australia, Egypt, India, Spain, Switzerland, Turkey, Tanzania, UAE, UK and USA.

VALUES

Humanity & Respect

We value modesty and shun false pride and arrogance.

Optimum Use of Resources

We strive to reduce waste from all our processes.

Entrepreneurship

We constantly seek opportunities as we believe they are all around us.

Team Work

We believe collaboration between colleagues inspires better solutions.

Justice & Integrity

We maintain an unimpeachable standard of integrity in our business relationships.

Cleanliness/5S

We believe 5S implements cleanliness and standardization in the workplace.

VALUES

Humility & respect

We Value modesty and shun false pride and arrogance.

Justice & integrity

We maintain an unimpeachable standard of integrity in all our business relationships, both inside and outside the company.

Entrepreneurship

We constantly seek opportunities as we believe they are all around us.

Team work

We believe best solutions come from working together with colleagues, business partners and customers.

Cleanliness /5s

We believe that the 5s practices systematically achieve total organization, cleanliness, and standardization in the workplace.

Optimum use of resources

We strive to reduce waste from all our processes.

QUALITY

Raw Material

At Thal Packaging we make every effort to provide our customers the highest quality products at the lowest possible cost, as well as providing customizable options catering to our customers changing requirements. To make it possible, Thal Packaging sources the best quality raw material from the best quality suppliers to provide our customers with the best product they deserve.

Quality Testing

Thal Packaging takes pride in its products’ quality and strength. We are committed to putting our products through rigorous testing and quality inspections to ensure that the product not only meets but surpasses the customers expectations. We have implemented sound engineering policies which we are constantly improving via stringent quality assurance procedures and a comprehensive system of internal audits.

Raw Material

At Thal Packaging we make every effort to provide our customers the highest quality products at the lowest possible cost, as well as providing customizable options catering to our customers changing. To make it possible, Thal Packaging sources the best quality raw material from the best quality suppliers to provide our customers with the best product they deserve.

Quality Testing

Thal Packaging takes pride in its products’ quality and strength. We are committed to putting our products to rigorous testing and quality inspections to ensure that the product not only meets but surpasses customer’s expectations.

To achieve this, we have implemented sound engineering policies which we are constantly improving. Supporting these policies are stringent quality assurance procedures and a comprehensive system of internal audits.

Tests Performed

  • Tensile Strength
  • Bursting test
  • Elongation
  • Gurley values
  • Air perforation test
  • Paper Grammage Testing
  • Microns measurement of PE liner
  • Colour bleeding test

CERTIFICATIONS

ISO 9001 is the internationally recognised Quality Management System standard (QMS). Organizations use the standard to demonstrate their ability to consistently produce products and services that fulfill customer and regulatory criteria. It aims to enhance customer satisfaction through the effective application of the system.

ISO 14001 is an international standard for environmental management systems (EMS). The ISO 14001 criteria provides a structure and instructions for establishing an environmental management system. It also provides assurance that the company’s environmental impact is being monitored and enhanced.

ISO 45001 is an International Standard that provides requirements for an occupational health and safety (OH&S) management system, as well as guidelines for its implementation, ultimately enabling an organisation to continuously improve its OH&S performance in preventing injury and illness.

Food Safety System Certification 22000 (FSSC 22000) is a comprehensive certification scheme for Food Safety Management Systems (FSMS). The Scheme uses global and independent standards including ISO 22000, ISO 9001, ISO/TS 22003, and technical requirements for sector-specific Pre-Requisite Programs (PRPs) like ISO/TS 22002-1.

From the forest to the market, the Forest Stewardship Council’s chain of custody (FSC-COC) certification validates that FSC-certified material has been identified and segregated from other types of non-certified and non-controlled material. FSC is considered as the most rigorous forest certification system.

EC1935/2004 is a European food industry regulation that applies to Food Contact Materials. Regulation (EU) 10/2011 establishes safety standards for plastic materials and articles intended for contact with food. BS EN 10204 specifies the inspection documents that must be delivered to the purchaser for all metallic products, regardless of manufacturing procedure.

ISO 9001 is the internationally recognised Quality Management System standard (QMS). Organizations use the standard to demonstrate their ability to consistently produce products and services that fulfill customer and regulatory criteria. It aims to enhance customer satisfaction through the effective application of the system.

ISO 14001 is an international standard for environmental management systems (EMS). The ISO 14001 criteria provides a structure and instructions for establishing an environmental management system. It also provides assurance that the company’s environmental impact is being monitored and enhanced..

ISO 45001 is an International Standard that provides requirements for an occupational health and safety (OH&S) management system, as well as guidelines for its implementation, ultimately enabling an organisation to continuously improve its OH&S performance in preventing injury and illness.

Food Safety System Certification 22000 (FSSC 22000) is a comprehensive certification scheme for Food Safety Management Systems (FSMS). The Scheme uses global and independent standards including ISO 22000, ISO 9001, ISO/TS 22003, and technical requirements for sector-specific Pre-Requisite Programs (PRPs) like ISO/TS 22002-1.

From the forest to the market, the Forest Stewardship Council’s chain of custody (FSC-COC) certification validates that FSC-certified material has been identified and segregated from other types of non-certified and non-controlled material. FSC is considered the most rigorous forest certification system.

EC1935/2004 is a European food industry regulation that applies to Food Contact Materials. Regulation (EU) 10/2011 establishes safety standards for plastic materials and articles intended for contact with food. BS EN 10204 specifies the inspection documents that must be delivered to the purchaser for all metallic products, regardless of manufacturing procedure.

OVER THE YEARS

Timeline

1966
November 1

Incorporated in 1966 first industrial project of HOH with the initial capacity 20,000 M. tons.

1973
November 7

Pakistan Papersack Corporation Limited (PPCL) – company incorporated – 1st papersack plant in Pakistan.

1976
November 1

PPCL is converted into public listed.

1986
November 1

PPCL establishes stepped end division at Hub Chowki, Baluchistan.

November 1

HOH establishes Kraftpac (Pvt) Ltd. at Hub Chowk, Baluchistan as a private limited company.

1990
November 1

HOH establishes Khyber papers (Pvt.) Ltd at Gadoon Amazai, NWFP as a private Ltd company.

1991
November 1

HOH establishes Five Star (Pvt.) Ltd at Gadoon Amazai, NWFP as a private Ltd company.

1994
November 1

Jute capacity reached to 34,000 M. tons.

2002
November 1

Khyber papers (Pvt.) Ltd buys out Kraftpac (Pvt.) Ltd and Five Star (Pvt.) Ltd.

2004
November 1

Renamed Thal Limited from Thal Jute Mills Ltd.

2006
November 1

Khyber papers (Pvt.) Ltd and Pakistan Papersack Corporation Limited merged into Thal Limited.

November 2

Jute started export in 2006.

2011
November 1

Take away bags & industrial sacks machines installed.

2017
November 1

Carrier bags machine installed.

2018
November 15

Burger wraps introduced.

2020
November 1

Fully compliant VOT production line.

November 1

Installation of cement papersack line having annual capacity of 105 million bags per annum.

2021
November 2

Expansion in take away bags and cement sacks introduced.

  • 1973
    Pakistan Papersack Corporation Limited (PPCL) – Company Incorporated – 1st Papersack Plant in Pakistan.
  • 1976
    PPCL is Converted into Public Listed
  • 1986
    PPCL establishes stepped End Division at Hub Chowki, Baluchistan
  • 1986
    HOH establishes Kraftpac (Pvt) Ltd. at Hub Chowk, Baluchistan as a private limited company.
  • 1990
    HOH establishes Khyber papers (Pvt.) Ltd at Gadoon Amazai, NWFP as a Private Ltd Company
  • 1991
    HOH establishes Five Star (Pvt.) Ltd at Gadoon Amazai, NWFP as a private Ltd Company
  • 2002
    Khyber papers (Pvt.) Ltd buys out Kraftpac (Pvt.) Ltd and Five Star (Pvt.) Ltd.
  • 2006
    Khyber papers (Pvt.) Ltd and Pakistan Papersack Corporation Limited Merged into Thal Limited.
  • 2011
    Take Away Bags & Industrial Sacks Machines Installed.
  • 2017
    Carrier bags machine Installed.
  • 2018
    Expansion in Take Away Bags, and Cement Sacks, Burger Wraps introduced.
  • 2020
    Installation of Cement Papersack Line having annual capacity of 105 million bags per annum.

CERTIFICATIONS

FSC - COC

Forest Stewardship Council – Chain of Custody (FSC – COC) certification effectively proves that the timber being used for paper making originates from sustainably managed & legal source (forests). On the other side it will help in conservation of forests globally.

OUR GROUP

Thal Limited is a diversified national conglomerate operating under the umbrella of the prestigious House of Habib Group. Existing since 1966, TL is a public listed entity.

ABOUT HOH

Thal Limited derives its strength both from its parent group as well as its values and cherishes its own diversity. The House of Habib does not need any introduction employing over 10,000 people, HOH is an established and mature corporate player providing an array of products to people. From automobiles to audio media, building materials to banking and computers to chemicals, HOH has its imprints across a variety of sectors. Managing a network of public (listed on the Pakistan Stock Exchanges) and private companies, HOH has equity and technical collaborations with Japanese, European and American companies, like Toyota, Denso, Koito, Gabriel etc.; giving it a distinct edge on competition. Apart from this, the Group has a decentralized organizational structure and has a progressive and dynamic philosophy.

Thal Limited is a diversified national conglomerate engaged in the manufacture of Engineering products (Karachi), Jute products (Muzaffargarh), Laminate sheets (Hub) and Paper sacks (Hub &Gadoon). The six businesses are engaged in the manufacturing of quality products serving a variety of segments. The Engineering segment is engaged in the manufacturing of automotive parts such as car air-conditioners, radiators, wiring systems and engine components while the Building Material and Allied product segment overlooks the Jute, Papersack and Laminate operations. Apart from these key operational areas, Thal Limited’s subsidiaries include renowned entities like Makro-Habib Pakistan Limited, Pakistan Industrial Aids (Private) Ltd, Noble Computer Services (Pvt) Limited and ThalBoshoku Pakistan (Pvt.) Ltd.