ORPAT’S ROOTS: MORBI
Morbi is a cityand a municipality located in the western part of India, in the state of Gujarat. Gujarat is considered to be one of the most prosperous states in India today, thanks to the immense contribution by the business-class people. Talking purely from industrial point of view, 70 per cent of India’s and 12% of the world’s output of ceramic items are produced in Morbi.It also constitutes around 80 per cent of the country’s Compact Fluorescent Lamp (CFL) production and is the largest producer of wall clocks in India.
According to records and statistics, three out of ten wall clocks manufactured in India are from Morbi.
The city is a home to one of the largest clock manufacturers ORPAT Group. Morbi is developing as a high-end industrial hub of Gujarat and manufacturing products that match international quality standards. The city is 247 Km away from Ahmedabad. National Highway no 8/A is flanked by the industrial estate of Morbi. A large number of small-scale manufacturing units are located in this Industrial Estate.