The Ballarpur Group is the largest manufacturer of writing and printing paper in India. Of the Ballarpur Group’s seven manufacturing facilities, six in India and one in Malaysia, three of the Indian facilities and the Malaysian facility will be operated by Bilt Paper PLC and the remaining three Indian facilities will be retained by the Ballarpur Group. Bilt Paper PLC is focused on the manufacture of bulk coated and uncoated paper and viscous grade fibre while the rest of the Ballarpur Group will focus on the manufacture of copier paper, speciality paper and tissue paper and Retail and OSSB.
Members of the Avantha Group own 49.42% of the issued share capital of Ballarpur. Ballarpur Industries is also listed on the Bombay and National Stock Exchanges in India.