About Us

Forest Industries (Travancore) Limited is a Kerala Government Company established in the year 1946 is engaged in manufacture of wooden furniture and joineries (Windows, Doors, Ventilators etc.). It is located at Thaikkattukara near Aluva, which is 15km North of Kochi, 5Km from Nedumbassery International Airport and 2km South of Aluva by the side of National Highway 544.

FIT is a Kerala Government Undertaking under Department of Industries. It is registered under registrar of companies and registered as SSI Unit. The Unit became a Kerala Government company in the year 1960. The Unit was originally the agency for FACT for producing wood from Kerala Forest Department. Since 1962, FACT changed their process and therefore the FACT related operations discontinued from 1963.

From then onwards FIT’s main activity is wooden furniture manufacturing to meet the needs of Government of Kerala and Commercial sectors. FIT is the only Government owned company in Kerala solely engaged in manufacture of wooden furniture and joineries. Forest Industries (Travancore) Limited is now a government accredited agency for civil works. Its main strength is 72 years reputation of maintaining consistently superior quality products both in durability and finish.

Our Mission

To manufacture wooden furniture to meet the needs of organizations under the Government of Kerala and Commercial sectors.

Our Vision

To bring out trending designs and models to our furniture that increases comfort & suits the requirement of our clients.

Our Goal

Consistently maintaining more than half a century's reputation of superior quality products both in durability and finish.


Government institutions and organizations can purchase furniture directly from FIT without using tenders, thus saving appreciable amount of time and effort. A government order in this regards is already in existance.

FIT is expanding its area of work by diversification. The construction division of FIT is one of the major divisions of FIT, which is having a panel of expert engineers. The division has completed various projects in the construction field during the past fifteen years, under the leadership of dynamic, energetic and experienced engineers.

The construction division has been undertaking civil, mechanical/electrical works of various departments/PSU's in centage basis. FIT is strictly following PWD norms in taking and awarding works. Our major clients are Department of SC/ST, Department of Tourism, Kerala University of Health and Science.

Team FIT

Sri. T.K Mohanan

Chairman Forest Industries (Travencore) Limited.
Thaikkattukara, Aluva - 683106

Sri. Harold Nicholson

Managing Director Forest Industries (Travencore) Limited.
Thaikkattukara, Aluva - 683106

Smt. Sheena M.S

Board Member Undersecretary,
Industrial Department, Trivandrum.

Sri. Jacob John

Board Member Executive Engineer (Rtd)
Kerala PWD.

Sri. K.N. Gopinath

Board Member Kottakkal House,
Kuttikkattukara P.O,
Eloor, Ernakulam.

Sri. A. Ranjan I.F.S

Board Member Divisional Forest Officer,
Malayattor Division, Kodanadu P.o
Ernakulam - 683544.