History


S. Ramdas Pragji Pvt. Ltd. (SRPFPL), an ISO 9001-2008 certified company . It was established eight decades ago, with an aim to cater to the varied requirements of their worldwide customers, involved in shipping, export as well as import.

When the old Mukadami system was prevailing and modern Custom Clearance Licensing Rule was not formed in Indian shipping, late Mr. Ramdas Pragji formed this company, initially just to provide custom clearance facility for clearing inbound and outbound shipments. Since its inception in 1920, SRPFPL has been successful in diversification plans and services offered. With its reliable and time bound services, and the immense faith of its customers, the organisation moved at a fast pace towards growth and success. Within a short span of time, it has built a reputation niche for itself with its customers and shipping fraternity.

1975 – Was awarded the prestigious tender for handling shipments of NAFED till today are their only logistic provider.

1976-1991 – was awarded most of the govt and semi government tenders for executing shipments for STATE TRADING CORPORTATION, NAFED, MAFCO, TRIFED and MSCCGF. CCI ETC and many big private companies importing exporting huge volumes.

1991- Freight broking arm to integrate all service to customers

1993 – Transportation

1996 – 1st warehouse at Turbhe

2003 – 1st container yard at Nhava sheva

2004 – 2nd warehousing at yard along with 1st 100 tons weighbridge installed at the same place making it 1st in-house stuffing facility with weighbridge facility

2005 - Started Gujarat operation to cater to biz demands and

2006 – 4 more warehousing facility constructed at Nhava sheva interlinked with 1st facility to create a warehousing hub for exporters and make it smooth in execution

2007 – Restarted railway siding at TATA Steel Kalamboli; was 1st in India to bring cargo wagons to private siding and change the trend of the biz

2010 – Mundra warehousing and yard facilities

2011 – Pipavav warehousing and yard facilities construction started