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Results: ACC Q1 profit up 74% at Rs 563 crore on surging cement demand

Results: ACC Q1 profit up 74% at Rs 563 crore on surging cement demand

Cement manufacturer ACC Ltd said on Monday its profit after tax rose by 74 per cent to Rs 563 crore in the January to March quarter as co...Read More

Teji Mandi Explains: What's causing the spike in Cement prices at pan-India level?

Teji Mandi Explains: What's causing the spike in Cement prices at pan-India level?

Cement sector is the latest industry to take price increase in March 2021 as inflation and commodity prices continue to rise. Several ind...Read More

Budget 2021: Industry expects 10% increase in budgetary allocation to various ministries in infrastructure sector

Budget 2021: Industry expects 10% increase in budgetary allocation to various ministries in infrastructure sector

The Cement industry is part of the core industrial sector and plays a crucial role in building up the nation’s economy. Cement demand is ...Read More

Nitin Gadkari calls for research to explore cheaper options to cement, steel to reduce prices

Nitin Gadkari calls for research to explore cheaper options to cement, steel to reduce prices

Amid rising steel prices in the country, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Monday highlighted the need to explore alternatives to steel as...Read More

Reason why Govt wants regulator for the steel and cement industry

Reason why Govt wants regulator for the steel and cement industry

The Rs 34,000-crore domestic forgings industry says high steel prices have hammered the industry, which is now battling for survival.

Ultratech to invest Rs 5,477 crore to add 12.8 MT capacity

Ultratech to invest Rs 5,477 crore to add 12.8 MT capacity

UltraTech Cement, the country's largest cement maker, on Thursday announced a Rs 5,477-crore investment to add 12.8 million tonnes (MT) c...Read More

Strong H1FY21 margins to limit financial risk on Indian cement companies

Strong H1FY21 margins to limit financial risk on Indian cement companies

Strong margins during H1FY21 will limit the risks to Indian cement companies' financial profiles, despite lower volumes stemming from the...Read More

India's FY21 cement consumption expected to drop by over 15%

India's FY21 cement consumption expected to drop by over 15%

India's cement consumption is expected to drop by more than 15 per cent in FY21 due to weak property demand and a sluggish construction c...Read More

Eight core industries' output contracts 15% in Jun

Eight core industries' output contracts 15% in Jun

The eight core sectors had expanded by 1.2 per cent in June 2019, data released by the Commerce and Industry Ministry on Friday showed.

COVID-19: How labour scarcity is weighing down cement sector

COVID-19: How labour scarcity is weighing down cement sector

While the demand has started to gradually pick up, the shortage in labour has hit the volumes and pricing in the cement sector. This fact...Read More

The eight core industries August recorded 0.5 per cent decline output of coal, crude oil, natural gas, cement, and electricity

The eight core industries August recorded 0.5 per cent decline output of coal, crude oil, natural gas, cement, and electricity

Coal, crude oil, natural gas, cement and electricity recorded a negative growth of 8.6 per cent, 5.4 per cent , 3.9 per cent, 4.9 per cen...Read More

Cement demand to cool down in current financial year: ICRA

Cement demand to cool down in current financial year: ICRA

This is likely to support near-term profitability for cement mills, ICRA said in a research note

Infra sector growth climbs to 4.7 pc

Infra sector growth climbs to 4.7 pc

New Delhi: The growth of eight core sectors improved marginally to 4.7 pc in March 2019 against 4.5 pc in the same month last year. For t...Read More

GST reduction in cement next on agenda: Arun Jaitley

GST reduction in cement next on agenda: Arun Jaitley

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the BJP-led NDA will continue with fiscal prudence and lower tax rates if elected back to p...Read More

Cement, fruit shipments from Pakistan among 10 most hit imports after duty hike

Cement, fruit shipments from Pakistan among 10 most hit imports after duty hike

New Delhi: Fresh fruits, cement and leather are among the 10 main imported items from Pakistan that would take a major hit following the ...Read More

Adani announces Rs 55,000 cr investment in Gujarat in next 5 years

Adani announces Rs 55,000 cr investment in Gujarat in next 5 years

Ahmedabad: Billionaire Gautam Adani today announced over Rs 55,000 crore investment in next five years in a clutch of projects in Gujarat...Read More

Higher costs squeeze UltraTech’s Q2 profit

Higher costs squeeze UltraTech’s Q2 profit

Mumbai: UltraTech Cement on Friday reported an 11.33 per cent decline in consolidated net profit to Rs 375.74 crore for the quarter ended...Read More

Eco Render Plus – A Unique Plaster Without Cement, Sand, and Water

Eco Render Plus – A Unique Plaster Without Cement, Sand, and Water

The limited availability of riverbed sand and the ban on sand mining at various places because of excessive and illegal mining have signi...Read More

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Core sector posts 5.3% growth in Feb

New Delhi : Eight infrastructure sectors grew by 5.3 per cent in February, mainly helped by a robust performance of refinery products, fe...Read More

Core sector grows at 6.7% in January; Cement, refinery output zoom

Core sector grows at 6.7% in January; Cement, refinery output zoom

New Delhi: Eight infrastructure sectors grew a faster pace of 6.7 per cent in January against 3.4 per cent in the year-ago month as petro...Read More

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