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Under the joint auspices of Kerala Corrugated Box Manufacturers Association, Kochi and Federation of Corrugated Box Mfrs. of India, Mumbai, a technical seminar was organized on 19th September, 2014 at 6 p.m. at Hotel Le Meredien, Kochi. About 150 corrugators from all over India participated in the seminar. The seminar was started with welcome by Sri R Suresh, Chief Editor, Master Carton with boque presentations to the President and the speakers. The seminar was inaugurated by the Federation President, Mr.Ramchand Arora.
The main theme of the seminar was “How to progress and prosper both Automatic and semi automatic corrugation Units in a growing economy’’. This was organized in the form of a panel discussion. The panel leader was Mr.M.L.Agarwal, Past President, FCBMI and the panel members were Mr.Anilkumar Reddy, Past President, FCBMI and Mr.I.A.Peter, Chairman, Techn.ical committee of KeCBMA. Mr.M.L. Agarwal made an overview presentation on both automatic and semi automatic corrugated units in India. Mr.Anilkumar Reddy spoke on automatic plants and Mr.I.A.Peter spoke on semi automatic units. The presentation was supported with the video presentations. Many members participated in the interaction on these subjects and Mr.Agarwal and the panel members answered the queries to the satisfaction of the members. This was quite useful for the participants from both automatic and semi automatic units.
Another Presentation was on Kraft paper & Duplex board by Mr.N.Shanmugham, Paper Technologist, Saradha Paper & Boards P.Ltd., Coimbatore. As the seminar was organized on the previous day of the 4th Managing Committee meeting of the Federation, most of the MC members of the Federation and members of Kerala cbma and some of the non members also participated.