Western India Corrugated Box Manufacturers Association is an association of corrugated box manufacturers in Western India, which in short is called WICMA. It was established in the year 1967. It has at present about 460 members spread over Western India in places like Mumbai, Pune, Kolhapur, Nashik, Jalna, Daman, Goa, Aurangabad, Nagpur, Raipur etc.
WICMA is affiliated to the Federation of Corrugated Box Manufacturers of India; an apex body of corrugated manufacturers all over India having at present a membership of about 2000. The annual turnover from this industry is about 3,500 Crores.
WICMA was established with the main objectives of promoting trade, commerce and industry connected with corrugated boards and boxes; to promote and advance commercial and technical education of corrugated packaging; Click here to read more
WICMA R&D Centre is recognized by Department of Science & Industrial Research (DSIR), Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India and Asian Corrugated Case Association, Singapore. Some of the advanced educational courses like "Certificate Course in Corrugated Packaging – Automatic Process" are recognized by TAPPI (Technical Association of Pulp & Paper Industries, USA).
The R&D Centre is headed and manned by qualified and experienced personnel who are capable of carrying our R&D projects as well as offer testing services to industry conforming to any National & International standards. Our full-fledged R&D has facilities for various types of testing and these testing facilities are available to members at concessional rates. Click here to read more