Paper Cup Making, Small Scale Business: Article: Page 231
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
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.