Six decades, three generations and one mission- “To produce and offer the best inks to the printing industry” and set Industry Standards.

With a rich tradition of over six decades and a strong commitment to excellence, the pioneers in the field of printing ink in India - United Inks has been a force to reckon with and has carved a niche in the field of offset printing.

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Our Strength and Uniqueness lies in

  • Maintaining International Quality Standards
  • Consistent Quality Control with no batch variations over decades.
  • Prompt Technical support & service to meet exacting customer’s requirements.
  • Continuous Development to meet exact requirement of customers.
  • Mixing and Matching centers at various locations for instant ink needs.

For 69 years, customers have relied on our proven expertise for consistent product developments for specific application needs.
United Ink thus has a background of Printing Ink manufacturing with invaluable KNOWLEDGE base and Goodwill, unmatched for more than six decades.                                                                                        

The promoters of the business – the Sathaye family, are known and recognized in the industry as pioneers of Offset Inks in India. Mr.Dhananjay M. Sathaye, Chairman & Managing Director (CMD), himself a Printing Ink and Resin Technologist, has been President of the All-India Printing Ink Manufacturers Association (AIPIMA),and Chairman of Indian Resin Manufacturers Association (IRMA) and Chairman of Capexil - Western Region, Paint Panel.

Web Offset Ink VisionUnited Ink is the largest Indian offset ink company and is the most preferred Ink brand among the high quality segment of the industry in India and abroad. United Ink is catering to the printing ink requirements of thousands of Printing presses spread all over India and abroad.

The company pioneered the concept of Backward Integration in Printing Ink Industry way back in 1976, thus  becoming self sufficient in Resins, Varnishes, Printing Ink Media, Concentrates, Additives and Auxiliaries. Simultaneously the company strengthened In-house Product Research & Development and Technical Services capabilities all for ‘customer delight’. The efforts yielded such great results, that the resin activity soon became an independent business for the group.
The group handles two major businesses - both in the organized sector and both the ink businessess among the top 3 in the industry and striving to be the best.


Ink Vision» OUR VISION
UIV group plans to focus on new and allied technologies - Digital, UV and Water-based inks & coatings and further our commitment towards excellence in all that we do.
UIV Group will be actively involved in collaborating with our customers, agents, dealers, allies, and industry stalwarts to ensure that the printing industry continues to excel and grow.
Our motto is to continue giving utmost satisfaction to our customers and gather the esteem of our customers and business partners to bring prosperity to all at micro and macro levels.



Customized formulation, excellent quality and consistency, customer focus and timely delivery has made the Brand Image and Goodwill of “United Ink”, well-accepted across India and the globe.
The inks are manufactured under our 4 plants around Mumbai under strict and competent supervision to assure consistent quality and reproducibility.Speciality Inks - D.S.V Chemicals

”United Ink” Four Color Process Inks are manufactured at a large state-of-the-art facility spread over 35 acres of land on the outskirts of Mumbai. For achieving higher standards of quality, we also manufacture our own brand of Resins and Varnishes with indigenous technology and quality. These are also being marketed world-wide under the ”DSV Chemicals” Brand and are being used by several Printing Ink & Paint manufacturers for their specific applications and has now become a separate business unit for the group..

”United Ink” Spot Colours, Concentrates and Speciality Inks (UV-curable Inks and Coatings, Metallic Inks, Fluorescent Inks, Security Inks, Fugitive Inks, Invisible inks, etc) are all manufactured at our Speciality Inks Plant once again near Mumbai. Through these Speciality Inks we also serve diverse industries including labeling, glass decorating, graphic arts, automotive, telecommunications, and high performance industrial coatings along with the printing industry and paint industry.

”United Ink” Spot Colours & Matchings are also catered to instantly by our Mixing & Matching Centres across the country at Mumbai, Pune, Delhi, Hyderabad and Chennai. The centres are fully equipped with automated colour matching facilities, trained matchers, testing equipment and enough machinery (including mixers and mills to mix small and medium batches to meet customer needs immediately.)

”United Ink” Additives & Auxilliaries (Anti-setoff Spray Powder, Water-based Coatings,Over Print Mediums, Tack Reducers, Thin Reducers & pressroom chemicals) are all catered to from our Chemicals Division in Mumbai.


DSV Chemicals Pvt Ltd (DSV)- www.dsv-chemicals.comWeb Offset Inks - D.S.V Chemicals
DSV offers a wide selection of products for the surface coatings industry covering all kinds of inks, decorative and industrial paints, protective coatings, printing inks and adhesives under the DSV Brand.

DSV a leading manufacturer and exporter of synthetic resins, has established itself as a dependable supplier of synthetic resins as well as inks in the Indian and International market. Resins are manufactured at an exclusive facility located at in an Industrial Zone 50 Kms from Mumbai.
DSV has been awarded  ISO 9001: 2000 Certification for the effort invested in systems and quality conformance. Product quality and consistency has been well accepted in the international markets and the demand has led us to convert the resin operations into a separate business unit.

United Ink & Varnish Co. Pvt. Ltd.
Subhash Road, Vile Parle (East), Mumbai - 400057, India.
Tele: # 91-22 26113000/1/2/3   *   Fax: # +91-22-2611 0222   

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