Kolkata (Formerly Calcutta), has always been the source of quality leather ever since the first Colonial Indian tannery was set up in 1795. The tradition of excellence has been upheld by the expert craftsmanship of the Indian Chinese Tanners ever since the 1940s, and till today, their leather and leather products are still one of the highest in demand owing to modern machinery, traditional methodology, personal involvement, and a highly meticulous system of quality control.
We at Sheong Shi Tannery (which means Double Lion Tannery) believe in those very ideals which set us apart from the rest of the industry. Our passion to deliver coupled with our excellence of execution has made us a favourite one stop solution for many buyers from India as well as abroad.
Sheong Shi Tannery specializes in the manufacture of high quality finished leather for handbags, wallets, purses, portfolio, shoes, and a host of other leather products using cutting edge technology and state of the art machinery.
Our highly qualified and dedicated R & D department constantly work towards new innovations and breakthroughs to develop new leathers to cater to demands of the latest fashion in Europe, America, and elsewhere.
We believe that the protection and conservation of the environment is our moral responsibility; and it is through sustainable practices that our future generations may enjoy a healthy and beautiful world as we do.
To fulfill this responsibility, we follow strict international protocols ensuring that all effluent going out of our tannery premises are properly treated first in our own primary treatment plant and chrome recovery plant. Furthermore, tanning processes employing low percentage of environment hazardous chemicals and high percentage of natural vegetable tanning extracts are implemented. Our commitment to the cause has led us to develop and manufacture Eco-friendly leathers free of chrome, heavy metals, formaldehyde, and other harmful chemicals.
We also believe in Child Rights and No Child Labour policy. Our company is also dedicated to helping needy children by providing schooling, health care, and shelter.
Sheong Shi Tannery was established in the year 1991. Ever since its inception we have dedicated ourselves to be driven and motivated by passion. Our leather quality and service speaks volumes about our seriousness and zest to satisfy all our clients’ needs and expectations.
Our careful selection of workforce ensures the most qualified and efficient individuals who can clearly identify with the company’s vision to strive for the best.
We are strategically located at the Kolkata Leather Complex, Karaidanga, which is only 18kms away from the city and about 45 minutes drive from the airport.