Leather belt making business is simple . The manufacturing operation does not demand a lot of space. Leather belts are made in different widths and lengths to suit customers of all age groups and build. The leather is plain or chrome tanned cowhides of even substance in different colours and shades of mainly black and brown . The buckles used are in different attractive designs and plated. Its a financially viable project for entrepreneurs.
Leather belts Manufacturing business Registration and license
1Business registration with ROC
2Trade license from Municipal Authority
3IEC Number for export license from directorate general of foreign trade if want to export leather belts from India.
Leather belt manufacturing unit does not create any kind of pollution and as such there is no need to take any preventive measures for pollution control.
Leather belt manufacturing machine and raw material
1 Strap cutting machine power operated
2 Upper leather skiving machine
3 Single Needle flatbed industrial sewing machine 31 ND 15 Merit
4 Side creasing machine
5 Hand tools and other necessary equipment.
The major raw materials are chrome tanned upper leather and split upper .Other required materials are the buckle ,thread ,solution etc . Additionally, you will also need to arrange the packing consumables.
Leather Belt Manufacturing Process-
After selecting the right leather, cut the belts of different sizes by strap cutting machine . Additionally skive it from the edges. Similarly, cut the lining of the same sizes of required leather. Then fold the skived edges . Then the lining is attached by paste. After pasting the belts ,stitch them with help of stitching machine. Additionally, trim the excess of lining properly. Then carry out other operations like buckle attaching edge setting punching according to the design. Finally, inspect the belts properly and then pack. Finally, you must maintain the quality control and standards in leather belt manufacturing . Basically, you must procure the good quality raw materials, select appropriate designs and perform strict supervision during the manufacturing process.
So if want to start a leather industry just go for it .
- By Poorvi Bellap