Started as a rice and coconut oil mill, KPL Oil Mills (P) Ltd was founded in 1941 in Kerala and soon flourished, by exploiting to its benefit, the advantages of its location which was ideally suited for the nature of the industry with availability of raw materials in plenty and easy access for transportation both through surface and water. Foreseeing the long-term advantage, the promoters later, in the course of business discontinued with Rice and concentrated more on Coconut Oil.
Besides being a well known brand and a standard for rates and quality in the coconut oil market of southern India, the brand KPL could establish its name for its products in places in the central, eastern and northern part India, besides prominent far-east countries.
The brand KPL Shudhi was launched in the year 1995 and their wide range of products under this brand name includes coconut oil, rice bran oil, virgin coconut oil, coconut milk powder, sunflower oil, gingelly oil, cut mango pickle, tender mango pickle, lime pickle, garlic pickle, prawn pickle and fish pickle.
KPL has a milling plant which is equipped with rugged and efficient machineries with good standby sets. The company has its own pre-milling processes on copra, and equipped facility for machine- drying as well as yard for natural drying, sufficient storage area, conveyor system for in and out movement of dried and un-dried copra, facilitating less labour involvement.
KPL keeps up with the ever changing consumer preferences through launching innovative products with quality and adopting the latest technologies available in the market.