Star Jute Mills Limited (SJML) Overview

Star Jute Mills Limited (SJML)

Star jute mills limited is a government-owned jute mill under BJMC which is the world’s largest corporation of the Ministry of Textile and Jute. It is a government-owned corporation. Star jute mills limited is one of the jute mills which is governed under the BJMC. This jute mill is situated in the Khulna zone of BJMC. From the beginning of the star jute industry, these jute mills runs properly till now. As one of the government jute industries, one should know about star jute mills limited.


Star jute mill is situated in the industrial zone of Khulna. The mailing address of star jute mills is Village: Chandanimahal, P.O. Chandani Mahal, P.S: Dighalia, Town-Khalishpur, Dist: Khulna. Star jute mill is situated on the eastern bank of the Bhairab river. This is a wonderful place for establishing industry. Most export and import work is done by ship through this river.

Formation of SJML

Star jute is established in 1955. Commercially it started its production in 1958. It has two production units. The second unit started its production in 1967. Two types of jute goods are produced in star jute mills. Hessian jute goods are produced in unit-1 and sacking jute goods are produced in unit-2. Before the independence of Bangladesh, star jute mills were a private industry but after the independence of Bangladesh, star jute mills were incorporated with BJMC on 26/03/1972 by president ordinance-27. The area of star jute mills is about 56.31 Acres. This area consists of a mill building, office building, jute godown, guest house, school building, mosque and madrasah, canteen, labor club, officer’s club, residential building, labor colony, and open field. Most of the open space is covered by green trees. This makes it environmentally wonderful.

Specification of SJML

Star jute mills limited is a production-related industry so one should know about the production-related information of star jute mills. The latest information on star jute mills is that it has 428 looms for hessian production and 172 looms for sacking production where the established hessian loom is 560 and the sacking loom is 200. Totally established hessian and sacking looms are 760 and running hessian and sacking looms are 600. Every production industry has a production target that needs to achieve within a fixed time and schedule. The monthly production target for 359 hessian looms is 402 M.Tons and the sacking production target for 196 looms is 698 M.Tons. This production target is fixed on a standard production parameter.

Loom Specifications

Star jute mills produced a variety of hessian and sacking jute goods. In the hessian unit of SJML, they have 37.5’’, 42.5’’, 46.5’’, 52.5’’, 68.5’’, and 90’’ R.S looms. For this reason, they can produce short and large widths of cloth. Besides this, they have a nice factory layout. They have the most facilities for better production. Hessian goods are sold in bags and cloth form. In the sacking unit, they produce different standard sacking bags.


The product of Star jute mills is sold in the domestic and international markets. They have a strong export department for sailing finished jute goods in the market. To communicate with the authority of star jute mills one can send an e-mail to,,, and Besides this, one can communicate through phone numbers such as 041-890060, 041-890070, and 041-890094. Also, they have fax number 041-890097.

Star jute mills is a government business industry. In SJML, officers, staff, and laborers are responsible for the improvement of SJML. They are trying to get their targeted production range by best labor. This industry also reserves all the rights of labor.

By producing natural jute finished goods, the SJML also fulfills its social responsibility to society.

So, keep updated to get the latest information about star jute mills limited (SJML).

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