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Q. What is the role of the cement industry in India?

Ans. Cement industry is one of the huge industries in India. After China, India is the 2nd largest cement manufacturer in the whole world. India produces about 545 million tons of cement per annum (FY 2020).

Cement companies of India make various types of cement such as Ordinary Portland Cement (OPC-33 grade, OPC-43 grade and OPC-53 grade), Portland Pozzolana Cement (PPC), White Cement, Hydrophobic Portland cement, Portland Slag cement.

India has become home to several best cement companies. There are about 185 large cement plants in India in which 77 located in only the three states Rajasthan, Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh.


List of Top 10 Cement Companies in India for Construction | Best Cement Company in India 2021
Top 10 Best Cement Companies in India for Construction


Top 10 Cement Companies in India by Revenue

Rank

Cement Company

Revenue (in Cr.) in FY 2020

1.

UltraTech Cement Ltd.

42,772.60

2.

Ambuja Cements Limited

27,684

3.

ACC Limited

15,975

4.

Shree Cement Limited

13,142

5.

Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Ltd.

9,642

6.

Birla Corporation Limited

6,871

7.

Ramco Cements Limited

5,343

8.

India Cements Limited

5,228

9.

JSW Cement Limited

3,000

10.

JK Cement Limited

1,862




Top 10 Largest Cement Producers in India by Production Capacity (MTPA) and Market Share

Rank

Cement Company

Production Capacity (MTPA)

Market Share (%)

1.

UltraTech Cement Ltd.

116.75

21.45

2.

Shree Cement Limited

37.9

6.95

3.

ACC Limited

33.4

6.13

4.

Ambuja Cements Limited

29.65

5.43

5.

Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Ltd.

28.5

5.23

6.

Ramco Cements Limited

16.45

3

7.

Birla Corporation Limited

15.5

2.84

8.

India Cements Limited

15.5

2.84

9.

JSW Cement Limited

14

2.57

10.

JK Cement Limited

14

2.56


Now, get detailed information about these top 10 cement companies in India here with detailed information like company's owner, establishment, headquarter, production capacity, revenue, total sales, market share, stock status, products list etc.

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1. UltraTech Cement Ltd.

UltraTech Cement Ltd. ranks at first in the list of top 10 cement companies in India. It is the largest producer and exporter of cement in India. It is also one of the leading cement manufacturers in the world. UltraTech Cement Ltd. has 23 integrated, 1 clinkerisation plant, 26 grinding units, 7 bulk terminals and 100+ ready mix concrete plants in India. In which Vikram Cement Works is the Asia’s largest cement plant. Its operations span across India, UAE, Bahrain, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.


  • Company's Owner: Aditya Birla Group
  • Establishment: 1983
  • Headquarter: Mumbai, Maharashtra
  • Production Capacity: More than 116.75 MTPA (million tons per annum).
  • No. of Employees: 22,000+
  • Revenue:  ₹ 42,772.60 Cr.
  • Total Assets: ₹ 79,337.13 Cr.
  • Total Equity: ₹ 39,115.48 Cr.
  • Total Sales: ₹ 41,476
  • Market Share: 21.45 %


Traded as:-

  • BSE: 532538
  • NSE: ULTRACEMCO
  • ISIN Code: INE481G01011
  • BSE SENSEX Constituent
  • NSE NIFTY 50 Constituent

Products:

Gray Cement

New Age Products

UltraTech Cement (OPC, PPC and PSC)

UltraTech Xtralite

UltraTech Weather Plus

UltraTech Super Cement (PPC)

UltraTech Fixoblock

UltraTech Seal & Dry

UltraTech Premium Cement (PSC)

UltraTech Powercrout

UltraTech Readiplast

Birla Super Cement (OPC and PPC)

UltraTech Concrete

UltraTech Super Stucco

Birla White Cement & Putty (White Cement)




2. ACC Limited

ACC Limited ranks at second in the list of top 10 cement companies in India. ACC Limited has 17 modern cement factories and 90+ ready mix concrete plants across the nation. ACC Limited is the only cement company in India, which get the status of 'Superbrand'. It is also the first company in India to have claimed its products to be eco-friendly.

In 1936, 11 cement companies merge together and form a single entity, Associated Cement Companies Limited. Those companies were Tatas, Khataus, Killick Nixon and F E Dinshaw Groups.

In 2004, the management control of company was taken over by a Swiss company LafargeHolcim. After this, the name of the Associated Cement Companies Limited was changed to ACC Limited in 2006.

 

  • Full form of ACC: Associated Cement Companies
  • Company's Owner: LafargeHolcim Ltd.
  • Establishment: 1 August 1936
  • Headquarter: Mumbai, Maharashtra
  • Production Capacity: 33.4 MTPA
  • No. of Employees: 6,643
  • Revenue:  ₹ 15,975 Cr.
  • Total Assets: ₹ 17,135 Cr.
  • Total Equity: ₹ 11,355 Cr.
  • Market Share: 6.13 %


Traded as:-

  • BSE: 500410
  • NSE: ACC
  • ISIN Code: INE012A01025


Products:

  • ACC CONCRETE+ XTRA STRONG
  • ACC F2R SUPERFAST
  • ACC GOLD WATER SHIELD
  • ACC SURAKSHA POWER
  • ACC HPC LONG LIFE
  • ACC Super Shaktimaan




3. Shree Cement Limited

Shree Cement Limited is also one of the top 10 cement companies in India. Due to its very affordable price and high quality, it attracts the common people to builders. Shree Cement Limited is the first company to sign the Cement Sustainability Initiative (CSI) of the World Business Council for Sustainable Development in Switzerland. It is one of the biggest cement producers in North and East India.


  • Executive Chairman: Benu Gopal Bangur
  • Managing Director: Hari Mohan Bangur
  • Establishment: 1979; in Beawar, Rajasthan
  • Headquarter: Kolkata, India
  • Production Capacity: Approximately 37.9 MTPA
  • No. of Employees: 6,185
  • Revenue:  ₹ 13,142 Cr.
  • Total Assets: ₹ 19,944 Cr.
  • Total Equity: ₹ 13,133 Cr.
  • Market Share: 6.95 %


Traded as:-

  • BSE: 500387
  • NSE: SHREECEM
  • NSE NIFTY 50 Constituent
  • ISIN Code: INE070A01015


Products:

  • Shree Ultra Jungrodhak Cement (OPC, PPC, PSC)
  • Bangur Cement (OPC, PPC, PSC)
  • Bangur Power (OPC, PPC)
  • Rockstrong Cement (OPC, PPC, PSC)
  • Roofon Concrete Master (OPC, PPC)




4. Ambuja Cements Limited

Ambuja Cements Limited (formerly Gujarat Ambuja Cement Limited) is one of the top 10 cement companies in India. The company is known for its eco-friendly products and has a dominant presence in western India. It's production facility available in Gujarat, West Bengal, Maharashtra, Himachal Pradesh, Rajasthan and Chhattisgarh.

Note: In 2004, the management control of company was taken over by global cement conglomerate LafargeHolcim from Switzerland.

 

  • Company's Owner: LafargeHolcim Ltd.
  • Establishment: 1983, by Suresh Kumar Neotia
  • Headquarter: Mumbai, Maharashtra
  • Production Capacity: 29.65 MTPA
  • No. of Employees: 4,625
  • Revenue:  ₹ 27,684 Cr.
  • Total Assets: ₹ 40,182 Cr.
  • Total Equity: ₹ 23,680 Cr.
  • Market Share: 5.43 %


Traded as:-

  • NSE: AMBUJACEM
  • BSE: 500425
  • ISIN Code: INE079A01024


Products:

  • Ambuja Cement
  • Ambuja Kawach
  • Ambuja Plus
  • Ambuja Cool Walls
  • Ambuja Compocem
  • Ambuja Buildcem
  • Ambuja Powercem
  • Ambuja Railcem



5. Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Ltd.

Also, Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Ltd. is in the list of top 10 cement companies in India. Currently, DCBL is the largest producer of slag cement in India. It is also known as the largest manufacturer of special cement products for Oilwells, Airstrips and Railway Sleepers. It is noted that DCBL has been certified as the greenest cement company in the world by Carbon Disclosure Project.


  • Company's Owner: Puneet Dalmia
  • MD & CEO: Mr Mahendra Singhi.
  • Establishment: 1939; by Jaidayal Dalmia.
  • Headquarter: New Delhi
  • Production Capacity: 28.5 MTPA
  • No. of Employees: 6,386
  • Revenue: ₹ 9,642 Cr.
  • Market Share: 5.23 %


Traded as:-

  • NSE: DALBHARAT
  • BSE: 542216
  • ISIN Code: INE00R701025


Products:

  • Dalmia Cement (OPC 53 Grade),
  • Dalmia Cement (OPC 43 Grade),
  • Dalmia PSC,
  • Dalmia PPC,
  • Dalmia SRPC,
  • Dalmia DSP and
  • Konark Cement





6. Ramco Cement

Ramco Cements Limited (formerly Madras Cements Limited) is one of the top 10 best cement companies in India. It is the flagship company of the Ramco Group, a well-known business group based in Chennai, India. The main cement product of the company is Portland Cement, Blast Furnace Slag Cement, White Cement and Pozzolana Cement.


  • Company's Owner: Ramco Group
  • Establishment: 1961; by P A C Ramasamy Raja
  • Headquarter: Chennai, Tamil Nadu
  • Production Capacity: 16.45 MTPA
  • No. of Employees: 3,406
  • Revenue:  ₹ 5,343 Cr.
  • Market Share: 3 %


Traded as:-

  • BSE/BOM: 500260
  • NSE: RAMCOCEM
  • ISIN Code: INE331A01037


Products:

  • Ramco Supercrete,
  • Ramco Supergrade,
  • Ramco Cement 43 Grade (OPC 43),
  • Ramco Cement 53 Grade (OPC 53),
  • Ramco Sulphate Resisting Cement (SRC),
  • Sleeper Grade Cement (53 S),
  • Ramco Super Fast,
  • Ramco Super Plaster,
  • Ramco Super Fine Putty,
  • Ramco Tile Fix Putty.



7. Birla Corporation Limited

Birla Corporation Limited is one of the top 10 best cement companies in India. Birla Corporation is one of the demand growing brands in India due to its high quality products. Householders to builders, all recognize Birla Corporation because of its high quality cements.


  • Company's Owner: M P Birla Group
  • Establishment: 1910; by Shri Ghanshyam Das Birla
  • Headquarter: Kolkata, West Bengal
  • Production Capacity: Approximately 15.5 MTPA
  • No. of Employees: 7412
  • Revenue:  ₹ 6,871 Cr.
  • Total Assets: ₹ 12,434 Cr.
  • Market Share: 2.84 %


Traded as:-

  • BSE: 500335
  • NSE: BIRLACORPN
  • ISIN Code: INE340A01012


Products:

  • MP BIRLA CEMENT PERFECT PLUS,
  • MP BIRLA CEMENT SAMRAT,
  • MP BIRLA CEMENT ULTIMATE,
  • MP BIRLA CEMENT SAMRAT ADVANCED,
  • MP BIRLA CEMENT ULTIMATE ULTRA,
  • MP BIRLA CEMENT UNIQUE,
  • MP BIRLA CEMENT CHETAK,
  • MP BIRLA CEMENT PSC,
  • MP BIRLA CEMENT MULTICEM,
  • MP BIRLA CEMENT CONCRECEM,
  • MP BIRLA CEMENT PERFECT PLUS IWP,
  • MP BIRLA CEMENT PERFECT PLUS SBR &
  • MP BIRLA CEMENT PERFECT PLUS WALL PUTTY



8. India Cements Limited

India Cements Limited is also included in the list of top 10 cement companies in India. It is the largest cement producer in South India. The company offers a quick supply across rural and urban markets through feeder depots. India Cements has 8 integrated cement plants in Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Rajasthan and 2 grinding units in Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra.


  • Company's Owner: N. Srinivasan; former International Cricket Council chairman
  • Establishment: 1946; by S N N Sankaralinga layer.
  • Headquarter: Chennai, Tamil Nadu
  • Production Capacity: 15.5 MTPA
  • No. of Employees: 3000
  • Revenue:  ₹ 5,228 Cr.
  • Total Assets: ₹ 11,670 Cr.
  • Market Share: 2.84 %


Traded as:-

  • BSE: 530005
  • NSE: INDIACEM
  • ISIN Code: INE383A01012


Products:

  • Sankar Super Power
  • Coromandel King
  • Raasi Gold
  • Raasi Concrete
  • Coromandel Super Power
  • Coromandel Super King
  • Coromandel SRPC
  • Coromandel Sleeper Cement (for Railways)
  • Coromandel Oil Well Cement (for oil companies)
  • Coromandel White Cement
  • Coromandel Super Wall Putty



9. JSW Cement Limited

JSW Cement Limited is also in the list of top 10 best cement companies in India. This company provides its services especially in Southern India. JSW Cement Limited is India's leading manufacturer of Portland Slag Cement (PSC) also known as 'Green Cement'.


  • Company's Owner: JSW Group
  • Establishment: 2009
  • Headquarter: Mumbai, Maharashtra
  • Production Capacity: 14 MTPA
  • No. of Employees: -
  • Revenue: ₹ 3,000 Cr.
  • Market Share: 2.57 %


Traded as:-

No data available.

Products:

  • JSW Cement (OPC)
  • JSW Cement (PSC)
  • JSW Cement GGBS (Ground Granulated BF Slag)
  • JSW Cement CONCREEL HD



10. JK Cement Limited

JK Cement Limited is also one of the top 10 cement companies in India. It is the second-largest manufacturer of white cement and wall putty in India which makes it a leading name in the Indian cement industry.


  • Company's Owner: J. K. Organization
  • Establishment: 1974 in Rajasthan; by Lala Kamlapat Singhania.
  • Headquarter: Kanpur
  • Production Capacity: 14 MTPA
  • No. of Employees: 3,678
  • Revenue: ₹ 1,862 Cr.
  • Market Share: 2.56 %


Traded as:-

  • BSE/BOM: 532644
  • NSE: JKCEMENT
  • ISIN Code: INE823G01014


Products:

  • JK Super Cement (PPC, OPC & PSC),
  • JK Super Strong Cement,
  • JK White Cement,
  • JK Cement GypsoMaxX,
  • JK Cement WallMaxX,
  • JK PriMaxX,
  • JK ShieldMaxX,
  • JK Cement TileMaxX,
  • JK Super Strong Weather Shield Cement and
  • JK Cement WhiteMaxX.



Conclusion:-

This is the list of the top 10 best cement companies in India. All these companies are certified and manufacture best quality cement products. So you can choose any of them based on your budget and availability in your area.



Best Cement Company in India

Certainly Ultra Tech Cement Limited is the best cement company in India. We are not just saying this, but it explains their popularity and consumption of their cement products throughout the country. Nevertheless, ACC Limited and Ambuja Cements Limited give a tough competition to this company.





Top 5 Selling Cement Companies in India (PPC Cement)

Rank

Cement Company

Net Sales (in Cr.) in 2020

1.

UltraTech Cement Ltd.

35,703.50

2.

ACC Limited

15,343

3.

Shree Cement Limited

11,722

4.

Ambuja Cements Limited

11,667.88

5.

Ramco Cements Limited

5,146.27




Top 10 Cement Companies in Bihar, UP and Jharkhand

1.) UltraTech Cement Limited, 2.) Shree Cement Limited 3.) Ambuja Cements Limited, 4.) ACC Limited, 5.) Birla Gold Cement, 6.) JK Cement Limited, 7.) Kalyanpur Cement Limited, 8.) Binani Cement Limited, 9.) Prism Johnson Limited, 10.) Lafarge India Limited.




Top 10 Cement Companies in West Bengal

1.) UltraTech Cement Limited, 2.) ACC Limited, 3.) Ambuja Cements Limited, 4.) Shree Cement Limited,  5.) Birla Corporation Limited, 6.) Penna Cement Industries Limited, 7.) Binani Cement Limited, 8.) Prism Johnson Limited, 9.) Kalyanpur Cement Limited, 10.) Jaypee Cement Limited.




Top 10 Cement Companies in Madhya Pradesh

1.) UltraTech Cement Limited, 2.) ACC Limited, 3.) Ambuja Cements Limited, 4.) Shree Cement Limited, 5.) Birla Corporation Limited, 6.) Birla Gold Cement, 7.) Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Limited, 8.) Binani Cement Limited, 9.) Prism Johnson Limited, 10.) Jaypee Cement Limited.




Top 10 Cement Companies in Tamil Nadu and Kerala

1.) UltraTech Cement Limited, 2.) ACC Limited, 3.) Ambuja Cements Limited, 4.) Ramco Cements Limited 5.) India Cements Limited, 6.) Cement Manufacturers Association, 7.) Parasakthi Cement Industries Limited, 8.) Penna Cement Industries Limited, 9.) Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Limited, 10.) Vijay Cements Limited.




Top 10 Cement Companies in Maharashtra

1.) UltraTech Cement Limited, 2.) Shree Cement Limited, 3.) Ambuja Cements Limited, 4.) ACC Limited,  5.) Birla Corporation Limited, 6.) Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Limited, 7.) JSW Cement Limited, 8.) Binani Cement Limited, 9.) Jaypee Cement Limited, 10.) Penna Cement Industries Limited.




Top 10 Cement Companies in Delhi, Punjab and Gujarat

1.) UltraTech Cement Limited, 2.) ACC Limited, 3.) Ambuja Cements Limited, 4.) Shree Cement Limited,  5.) Birla Corporation Limited, 6.) Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Limited, 7.) Orient Cement Limited, 8.) JK Lakshmi Cement Limited, 9.) Wonder Cement Limited, 10.) JK Cement Limited.




Top 10 Cement Companies in Rajasthan

1.) UltraTech Cement Limited, 2.) Shree Cement Limited, 3.) Ambuja Cements Limited, 4.) ACC Limited, 5.) Birla Corporation Limited, 6.) Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Limited, 7.) JSW Cement Limited, 8.) Binani Cement Limited, 9.) Jaypee Cement Limited, 10.) Penna Cement Industries Limited.



FAQ's:


Q. Which is the biggest cement factory in India?

Ans. The Wadi cement plant of ACC Limited.

Q. Which is the oldest cement company in India?

Ans. ACC Limited is the oldest cement company in India.


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