Late Mr. Homi Cursetji Kanga established C. DORABJI & COMPANY and it mainly worked as Manufacturers' Representative and Indentors' Agents for a few Swedish companies, one of them being AUG. Stenman A.B., Eskilstuna, Sweden, manufacturers of No 73 butts and other builders' hardware. He also represented Bultfabriks A.B., Sweden manufacturers of steel bolts and nuts and Sandvick Saws, Sweden. Unfortunately Mr. Homi Cursetji Kanga died in 1938.
His wife late Mrs. Homai Kanga took charge of his company after his death and ran it successfully till 1943.
Our senior partner Mr. Dorab Kanga took over the reins of the company and continued to market the builders' hardwareof these Swedish companies till early 1950's.
Considering new avenues of growth Mr. Dorab Kanga, started marketing builders hardware of a few Indian manufacturers as a Manufacturers' Representative and also diversified into the printing industry - carrying out printing works like visiting cards, letter heads, account books, a few religious books, annual report, etc.
To gain experience in the new and growing Pharmaceutical Industry, Mr. Dorab Kanga took up additional service as a office manager of an American based Pharmaceutical firm called G. W. Carnrick (Asia) Ltd. until 1976 and later as General Manager of M/s. Lister Laboratories until mid 1979.
Mr. Dorab Kanga added another field of activity to the steadily growing establishment, C. Dorabji & Co., which by now had become a hub of activity by starting to represent manufacturers of P.T.F.E./Teflon Fluon Products, P.T.F.E. Insulated Silver Plated Copper Wires, Cables and Sleeves and P.T.F.E. Coatings and linings.
Mr. Hormuzd D. Kanga joined the company as a marketing trainee and since then the company has included various other item manufacturers to our list of agencies, Besides P.T.F.E. Products, P.T.F.E. Insulated Silver Plated Wires, Cables and Sleeves and P.T.F.E. Linings and Coatings we now also represent manufacturers of Pharmaceutical Tableting and Powder Pelleting Machines, Packaging Machines namely, Form Fill Seal Machines, High Temperature Oils and Greases and P.T.F.E. Based Oils and Essdi Industries - manufacturers of Hydraulic and Pneumatic Cylinders and FRL Units. Mr. Hormuzd Kanga has accumulated large experience in marketing the above mentioned products as well as in the imports and exports of P.T.F.E. items.