The group was established in 1895 in the name and style - M/s. Sagarmal Shambhoonath at Hapur (Uttar Pradesh), India. Raj Kripal Lumbers Ltd. (RKL) was incorporated at Century Celeberation.
Our Management Team
Committed, Professional and highly experienced task force manage RKL’s global and Indian operations.
The core management team of RKL is :
Mr. Sunil Kumar Garg, Director
Head of Management is Mr. Sunil Kumar Garg. He is Bsc., BE (Mech.), 1976, passed out from Punjab Engineering college, Chandigarh. He is engaged in Timber business since last 36 years. He is enriched with the expertise of all kinds of Timber imported from all Timber producing countries throughout the world.
Mr. Prateek Garg, Chief Executive – Indian Operations
Leading the Management of Timber business is Mr. Prateek Garg, a graduate in business management from Amity University, Noida (U.P).
He joined the business group in the year 2004. He is the incharge of Teak Wood purchases from our sourcing Countries and also looks after all operations at Gandhidham factory, including Manufacturing/Processing of Teak Wood, administration and sales.
Mr. Vyom Garg, Chief Executive – Overseas Operations
Leading the diversified business of the group, is Mr. Vyom Garg, a graduate in Business Management from Auckland University, Auckland, New Zealand.
He joined RKL group in the year 2007 immediately after his graduation since Timber Business is family Business since 1895. After having indepth feel of Timber Business, in the year 2008, He engaged himself in expanding Timber resources as well we diversified Business activities and is operating from Africa region.
The core management team is supported by dedicated, hard working, professionals having decades of experience in the industry.
In most of the countries of 3 continents, we buy small to large teak forests directly from the foresters, in some countries, we buy teak wood from reliable, reputed and consistent suppliers/government bodies. Our Endeavour is to always focus on dealing in quality teak.
RKL has in-house capacity and capability to execute a responsible and well managed deforestation, in compliance with local and international laws that permit such activities. RKL imports all varieties of teak wood from highest quality to commercial quality.
RKL is flexible in moving from one place to another place and one country to another country depending on the changing situations and times thus keeping us advanced to other competitors.
We procure round logs, rough square logs, well sawn and clean squares teak wood logs of all kind of lengths and girths to suit every customer we are dealing with as well as keeping in view the required of potential customers.
Our purchases are managed by a team of highly professional and experienced in forestry timber teak wood products.
Having a very big yard – 50,000 square yards and factory with 25 state of the art saw mills in Gandhidham. We cater the needs of our customers to provide them processed teak wood of cut to sizes in different dimentions – width, thickness and lengths. The teak wood supplied is strictly checked for perfect finish and dimention accuracy.
We are flexible on sale front as well. we cater the needs of the distributors, whole- sellers, retailers and direct consumers. We provide all varieties of teak wood – round logs to – cut to sizes of any dimensions that suits requirement and budget of all segments of customers in Indian markets.
We have high profile clientage in Indian market and are supplying teak to almost all major buyers in hundreds of cities in all the states of India. Over a century of business. In Indian markets, we have acquired large and satisfied client base to whom we are consistently selling all varieties of teak wood.
We also have a facility of heat processing drying chambers of capacity of 2,500 cubic feet at one time for seasoning of all kind of wood for immediate use.
With global operations comes a global commitment and relationship with global valued brands, RKL has an ongoing relation with logistics suppliers – Maersk, Medetarrian shipping lines, Evergreen, Wan Hai lines, Pacific International lines, Apl, Cosco and other major shippers around the world.
Our equipment suppliers are well respected in the Industry and include champions like, JCB, Volvo, Escorts Heavy Equipment, Hitachi, CAT, John Deere, Mahindra and Mahindra, TATA, Yamaha Heavy motors, Wood Mizer and other European partners.
Environmental associates to the like of local Ministries of Environment, Forest, and green peace keepers are aware of our existing commitment of responsible and controlled deforestation.
Our team of experts survey the local forest to draw out an action plan, which is ensured and agreed by local stake holders before the operations begin.
Also, we are Active members of Kandla Timber Association, Kandla India and Timber Merchant Association Nangloi Delhi India.