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India Cement Ltd

  • One of India's oldest corporates
  • One of India's largest cement companies
  • Possesses over eight integrated cement plants
  • Over 50 years of experience in the business

India Cements Ltd was founded in 1946 by Mr SNN Sankaralinga Iyer and Mr TS Narayanaswami in Tamil Nadu. Starting off as a two plant company having a capacity of just 1.3 million tonnes (MT) in 1989, India Cements has grown robustly in the last two decades to a capacity of 15.5 million tonnes per annum (MTPA). Presently, the company has seven integrated cement plants in Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh, one in Rajasthan, and a grinding unit each in Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra. The company has also ventured into other related fields such as shipping, captive power and coal mining.


India Cement Ltd: One of India's Oldest Cement Companies

2012 Commissions captive power plant of 48 megawatt (MW) capacity
2010 Acquires Indo-Zinc Ltd
2007 Converts Sankari plant into dry process from wet process
2004 Commissions Waste Heat Recovery System for generation of 7.7 MW power from waste gas Vishnupuram plant
1999 Acquires cement plant of Shri Vishnu Cement with an installed capacity of 1 MT

Updated: October, 2014

In FY16, demand growth rate at 9.8 per cent is expected to outpace supply growth at 6.7 per cent, improving realisations.
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