September 12, 2022 | Investopaper
Salt Trading Corporation Limited has entered its 60th year of operation. It is the largest trading organization in Nepal established under the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) Act of the Government of Nepal.
The corporation was established in 1963 with the aim of supplying salt to Nepal. STC has been making a great contribution to ensure proper supply and distribution of essential daily consumables.
Initially, the corporation was focused on supplying salt throughout Nepal. However, with the passage of time, it is also selling food products, agricultural products, construction materials, coal, tires, LP gas, sugar, fertilizers, various types of paper needed for printing and other products.
The corporation also operates concessional shops on the occasions of Dasain, Tihar, and Chhath, the major festivals of Nepal.