Tata International Limited

Tata International is a global company with a network of offices and subsidiaries in more than 39 countries in Europe, Asia, America and Africa.  Tata group's commitment to developing rural areas led to the setting up of a tannery in 1975 at Dewas, Central India.  With more than 4 decades of experience in running one of the most progressive tanneries, Tata always strives for benchmark quality, a customer centric approach, robust manufacturing processes, in-house research & development, uncompromising business ethics and transpacrency in all spheres of business.

Tata are one of the leading exporters of leather and leather products, footwear, garments and leathergoods, catering to leading brands such as Marks & Spencer, Gabor, Aerosoles, Zara, Mango, etc.  They are committed to being a proactive and responsible member of the community and the environment in which they are present.  Tata set stringent goals for the reduction of carbon footprint and greenhouse gases in their tannery.  A winner of several prestigious National Awards and holders of the International Certification for Environment and Quality, they are also signatory to 'UN Global Compact'.


Tata's environmental protection and sustainability drive includes:

  • One of India's largest largest solar thermal water heating systems in the tannery to provide renewable energy source
  • Chemical substitution from wastes
  • Modern ETP with RO for recycling treated waste water and multiple effect evaporator for RO reject
  • Water harvesting
  • Effective Microbes technology based sewerage treatment plant and treated water used for gardening.
  • A CSR team engaged in community building initiatives, inlcuding the organisation of several awareness sessions on tree plantation drives as part of the "Green India Campaign", cleaning on the banks of the Kshipra River in Madhya, Pradesh, etc
  • Celebrating sustainability week to undertake activities like energy saving initiatives and environmental awareness drives in neighbouring schools



Tata International Ltd are a Gold rated LWG member tannery, audited by Raj Rangarajan.