Century Ply boards (I) Ltd., makers of the well-known ‘Century ply’ brand of Plyboard and decorative veneers, was set up in 1986 in Kolkata, a joint effort of Mr. Sajjan Bhajanka and Mr. Sanjay Agarwal. The largest seller of Plyboard and decorative veneers in the Indian organized Plyboard market, Century ply today is the leading brand and in its short duration of existence has created a special niche for itself in the industry.
Century Ply boards (I) Ltd. has the distinction of becoming the first ISO 9002 company in India for Veneer and Plyboard. Beside this Century has proved to be the pioneer in number of ways. In 1997, CPIL was the first to introduce the borer proof Plyboard in India. Over the years Century ply has introduced the boiling water resistant decorative veneer, seven-year powder proof guaranteed PF Plyboard, the revolutionary non – leach able Fire safe Plyboard. The year 2002 brought another laurel to Century ply when Flexoply, the only flexible Plyboard variety was introduced. Later, Architect Ply and the Fantasy range of decorative veneer were introduced in India.