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  • Formed from the country's first notable merger
  • Largest user of limestone
  • One of the biggest customers of the domestic coal industry
  • Only cement company that figures in the list of Consumer Superbrands of India
  • Among the first companies to include commitment to environmental protection in its corporate objectives

ACC Limited was established in 1936 by Mr FE Dinshaw when 10 existing cement companies came together under one umbrella. Since inception, the company has been a trendsetter and important benchmark for the cement industry in many areas of cement and concrete technology. ACC has a unique track record of innovative research, product development and specialised consultancy services. The company's various manufacturing units are backed by a central technology support services centre.

ACC has rich experience in mining, being the largest user of limestone. As the largest cement producer in India, it is one of the biggest customers of the domestic coal industry, of Indian Railways, and a considerable user of the country's road transport network services for inward and outward movement of materials and products.

ACC plants, mines and townships visibly demonstrate successful endeavours in quarry rehabilitation, water management techniques and 'greening' activities. Presently, it has about 16 cement works plants across the country.


ACC Limited: Foremost Indian Cement Manufacturers

2014 Receives Golden Peacock National Quality Award; Appreciation Award from Assocham for outstanding CSR activities
2013 Receives LEED Platinum certification for La Residency at Thane; receives Greentech Environment Management Award
2012 Amalgamates ACC Concrete and Encore Cement and Additives with ACC Limited; receives National Energy Conservation Award
2011 Installs world's largest kiln at ACC Cement Plant, Wadi; receives Golden Peacock Award for Eco-Innovation by World Environment Foundation
2010 Becomes first cement company in India to enter into its Platinum Jubilee year; wins EPC World Awards for Outstanding Company in the Cement sector
2009 Gets allotted coal blocks in Madhya Pradesh and West Bengal; receives 8th Greentech Safety Award in Gold Category
India’s overall cement production capacity was nearly 545 million tonnes (MT) in FY20 and accounted for over 8% of the global installed capacity in FY20.