Project report for Atta chakki
The project report for flour mill is as follows:
Flour Mills are among the most traditional units. Taking into consideration the localneeds and market requirement, flour mills can be established at different levels -domestic flour mills, commercial flour mills, bakery/mini flour mills and roller flourmill. The most useful out of these flour mills is the flour mil on commercial levelsbecause not only can these be established at a lower cost but is versatile as well -since flour can be obtained from it for commercial purposes and it can also take upjob work.Obtaining flour from flour mill is a process that is traditional as well an old one.Usually the consumers bring with them wheat or maize after grinding, the ownercharges at a definite rate either in terms of money or a part of grinded wheat (the rateis usually decided on per kg basis). Most of flour mills are involved in such practicesonly. There are 812 roller flour mills in our country producing approximate 25 million tonnes, of milled cereal products worth Rs. 1200 crores. Flour Mills can be installed with minimum capacity of 30 TPD of raw material crushing capacity per day to maximum 1000 TPD. The capacity suggested in this report is for mini flour mill i.e. 30 tonnes of raw material crushing capacity per day. As per CII mckinsey survey it is estimated that by 2020 the market for branded Atta has grown to Rs. 18000 crore.
Product / Services & process
The unit grinds the following :
a) Grains such as Wheat, Rice,Ragi etc
Market potential & Strategy
Whole wheat flour is used in making Chapaties, Puries, Parotha and other roasted cereal based products. Wheat flour or Maida is a basic raw material for making Bread, Biscuits Cakes and other bakery products. Sooji / Rava is used in many sweetmeat products. Bran separated on milling is used as cattle feed. The products sold under brand names are very few. The concept for branded cereal flour products is now increasing. The big giants like Hindustan Lever, NEPC Agro, Nirma etc. have jumped in to this lucrative industry.