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Paper Cup Making

Paper Cup Making, Small Scale Business:
The paper cup is a disposable item made out of paper and often lined with plastic to prevent liquid leakage or soaking through the paper. Produce the item from recycled paper. It is widely used around the country. The demand of paper cup is increasing and thus, it is considered as a profitable manufacturing opportunity for the entrepreneurs.

Market Opportunity: Paper cups are widely used for hot drinks like tea, coffee etc. There is also an extensive usage of paper cups in serving ice cream, sweet corn, sweet delicacies, and packaged food items. Paper cup sizes available range from 60 ml to 550 ml variants.

Paper Cup Making Legalities: Register your firm with Register Of Companies. You will need to obtain Trade License, Health License, Vat and Central Excise Registration, No-Objection from Pollution Control Board, Factory License, EPF and ESI Registration. If you want to use diesel generator set for an optional source of power supply, you need to apply for special permission from your local District Authority.

Unit Setup & Machines: Have a project report prior. You can setup paper cup making unit in two ways. One is semi-automatic process and another one is fully-automatic process. According to your production, you need to select the machinery. Always prefer to full-automatic nowadays. Risk will be reduced a lot, that time you can use for marketing and consultancy in your business.

Raw Material & Production Process:
Use PE coated paper roll for paper cup making. Get adequate information about the raw material and the supplier of the raw material.

Use the die cutting machine for cutting the pre-printed sheet paper to cup-fan-wall-body. Through paper cup forming machine paper cups are made. Pack the finished paper cups in plastic bags, and then bags to the cardboard box.

This process is applicable for the PE Coated Sheet Paper and Cup-bottom-roll Paper. In paper cup making you can also set up your own printing section.

Wishing you all the best,