General Plastics Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1977

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 900


  • Latest Deal Type
  • 2ndary - Private

  • Financing Rounds
  • 2

General Plastics General Information


Manufacturer of plastic packaging products intended to deliver long-term value to a diverse client base across Kenya and the broader East Africa region. The company's products are made using a wide range of polymers and pigments as raw material to produce cost-effective and environmentally friendly packaging options for local consumption through extrusion blow moulding, injection moulding, thin-wall injection moulding and PET injection stretch blow moulding processes enabling customers in personal care, pharmaceutical, food, beverage, agro-industrial, automotive lubricants, chemical and the household products sectors to get custom design, consistent quality and on-time delivery of packaging needs.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Plastic Containers and Packaging
Corporate Office
  • Post Office Box 10032
  • Nairobi, 00400
  • Kenya
+254 020 0000000

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General Plastics Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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General Plastics Patents

General Plastics Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
AU-240947-B2 Mattress-handle construction Inactive 21-Jul-1958
AU-3971758-A Mattress-handle construction Inactive 21-Jul-1958

General Plastics Executive Team (1)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Rashik Shah Founder & Managing Director
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General Plastics Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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General Plastics FAQs

  • When was General Plastics founded?

    General Plastics was founded in 1977.

  • Who is the founder of General Plastics?

    Rashik Shah is the founder of General Plastics.

  • Where is General Plastics headquartered?

    General Plastics is headquartered in Nairobi, Kenya.

  • What is the size of General Plastics?

    General Plastics has 900 total employees.

  • What industry is General Plastics in?

    General Plastics’s primary industry is Plastic Containers and Packaging.

  • Is General Plastics a private or public company?

    General Plastics is a Private company.

  • What is General Plastics’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for General Plastics is 000000.

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