Cement
Incremental cement demand to outpace supply for 3 fiscals: Crisil
19 June 2017
LafargeHolcim plans to merge ACC and Ambuja Cements
05 May 2017
Ultratech Cement’s Q4 net down 28% despite rise in sales and revenue
25 April 2017
Builders look to import cement as local cartel jacks up prices by 60%
24 April 2017
European regulator blocks HeidelbergCement, Schwenk takeover of Cemex Croatia
05 April 2017
Ultratech Q3 net rises over 5% to Rs594.61 cr despite a dip in sales
21 January 2017
CCI slaps over Rs167 cr penalties on 7 cement companies for bid-rigging
20 January 2017
Competition tribunal stays CCI penalty on India Cements
29 November 2016
LafargeHolcim to exit Chile with sale of Cemento Polpaico
10 October 2016
CCI fines 11 cement firms, trade body Rs6,700 cr for cartelisation
01 September 2016
HeidelbergCement to sell US assets to Colombia’s Cementos Argos for $660 mn
18 August 2016
Grasim to merge Aditya Birla Nuvo in a 3:10 share swap
11 August 2016
Nirma to buy Lafarge’s Indian assets for around Rs9,300 cr
11 July 2016
UltraTech ups offer price for Jaypee’s 21.2 mtpa cement units to Rs16,189 crore
05 July 2016
Jaypee Group defaults on Rs4,460-cr debt payments
04 June 2016
EU regulator grants conditional approval to HeidelbergCement-Italcementi's $4.1-bn merger
30 May 2016
Grasim Q4 net jumps 37%; to pay 225% dividend
10 May 2016
Competition Tribunal stays Lafarge's India asset sale
14 April 2016
Ultratech buys part of Jaypee Group’s cement business for Rs15,900 crore
01 April 2016
UltraTech calls off bid for Jaypee cement assets
27 February 2016
RInfra sells cement business to Birla to pare debt
05 February 2016
LafargeHolcim ends talks with Birla Corp, weighs revised divestment plan
04 February 2016
Grasim plans Rs4,000 cr capacity expansion in 2016-17
02 February 2016
Grasim Q3 net vaults 95% to Rs650 cr; sales up 13% at Rs8,924 crore
30 January 2016
KKR among four bidding for Jaiprakash's 20 mtpa cement capacity
25 January 2016
Lafarge may exit India as plan to sell part capacity to Birla Corp fails
06 January 2016
Fair trade panel probing cement makers afresh
19 December 2015
Compat quashes CCI’s Rs6,316-cr penalty on cement firms
11 December 2015
Srinivasan’s run as global cricket chief ends
09 November 2015
UltraTech to expand capacity to 71.2 million tonnes by March 2016: KM Birla
28 August 2015
Birla Corp to buy two cement plants in eastern India from LafargeHolcim for Rs5,000 cr
18 August 2015
Grasim Q1 net almost unchanged at R485 crore
07 August 2015
Govt to auction 10 more mines to private companies by August
05 June 2015
€41-bn Holcim-Lafarge merger gets conditional US, Canadian nod
05 May 2015
UltraTech reports lower Q4 profit of Rs657 cr; to pay 90% dividend
25 April 2015
Holcim sells entire stake in Thailand's Siam City Cement for $681 mn
30 March 2015
Holcim shareholders reject revised terms of merger with Lafarge
30 March 2015
Holcim seeks renegotiation of merger deal with Lafarge
17 March 2015
UltraTech Q3 net marginally down at Rs364 cr despite 15% rise in PBT, sales
23 January 2015
‘Amma Cement’ launched in Tamil Nadu at Rs190 for 50-kg bag
05 January 2015
UltraTech to buy Jaiprakash’s 2 cement plants for Rs5,400 cr
23 December 2014
Indian regulator says cement giants Holcim-Lafarge merger to hurt competition
24 November 2014
Reliance, SJVN get Nepal nod for $1.44 billion investments
22 November 2014
Competition panel begins second review of Holcim-Lafarge merger deal
22 November 2014
Aditya Birla Group bids for Lafarge-Holcim assets: report
21 October 2014
UltraTech Q2 net vaults over 55% to Rs410 crore
18 October 2014
Birla eyes global assets of Holcim-Lafarge
15 October 2014
Sector review: North and central India push up cement volume growth; south subdued
04 September 2014
Ultratech reports consolidated Q2 net profit of Rs628 crore
19 July 2014
Holcim-Lafarge deal needs lengthy review, says EU antitrust chief
10 April 2014
Cement giants Holcim and Lafarge announce merger of equals
08 April 2014
Cement giants Lafarge and Holcim in merger talks
05 April 2014
Jaiprakash Associates to sell Bokaro cement unit to Dalmia Cement for Rs960 cr
24 March 2014
CCI approves Ultratech's Rs3,800-cr deal to acquire Jaypee’s Gujarat facilities
24 December 2013
European regulator launches probe into Cemex-Holcim German deal
23 October 2013
UltraTech to buy 51% in Jaypee Cement unit for Rs4,000 crore
11 September 2013
Lafarge to sell Honduras cement operations to Cementos Argos for $306 mn
03 September 2013
Four units of Cement Corporation of India up for grabs
02 September 2013
Shriram Group to sell Sree Jayajothi Cements stake to Ireland’s CRH for Rs1,400 cr
12 August 2013
Grasim Q1 net falls over 15% to Rs610 crore
03 August 2013
Swiss cement giant Holcim restructures Indian operations
25 July 2013
Tribunal directs cement firms to pay 10% of Rs6,300-cr CCI fine in a week
17 May 2013
Grasim Q4 net up marginally at Rs818 crore
04 May 2013
Germany’s HeidelbergCement takes over Russia's CJSC Construction
19 April 2013
Ambuja Cements plans Rs2,000-cr capex in Rajasthan
28 December 2012
French cement giant Lafarge seeks to sell minority stake in Indian unit for $300 mn: report
20 December 2012
Low demand forces Holcim to restructure operations in Europe
17 December 2012
LN Mittal to acquire Lafarge, Anglo American's UK assets in £272-mn deal
19 November 2012
Anglo American and Lafarge to sell UK assets to steel tycoon Lakshmi Mittal for $452 mn
16 November 2012
Dalmia Cement buys Adhunik Cement for Rs560 crore
28 September 2012
Reliance Infrastructure enters cement market; launches brand in Vidarbha
17 September 2012
Competition Commission slaps Rs398-cr penalty on Shree Cement
30 July 2012
CCI order not to impact cement companies’ credit profiles
26 June 2012
Aditya Birla nears $1-bn stake purchase of Jaiprakash Associates cement business: report
26 June 2012
CCI's order may aid further consolidation in cement industry: Fitch
25 June 2012
Cement companies to move tribunal against CCI order
22 June 2012
Competition panel imposes Rs6,300-crore fine on 11 cement companies
21 June 2012
Fire hits Rain Commodities’ calcined coke storage dome at Gramercy, US
08 June 2012
Camargo Correa offers $3.32 bn for cement maker Cimentos de Portugal
04 April 2012
Shriram to foray into cement via Jayajothi takeover
21 February 2012
Dalmia Cement to acquire 50 per cent stake in Calcom Cement for Rs238 crore
16 January 2012
Aditya Birla Group potential buyer of Lafarge’s S African cement unit
24 December 2011
Century Textiles-UltraTech merger all but finalised: reports
14 October 2011
Thailand’s Siam Cement to buy 30 % of Indonesia’s PT Chandra Asri for $442 mn
21 September 2011
Ultratech scouting for overseas acquistion
10 September 2011
Jaiprakash Associates in talks to rope in strategic partner for cement business
07 September 2011
Himachal high court orders fresh green assessment for Lafarge project
13 August 2011
UltraTech Q1-FY'11 PAT rises 22 per cent to Rs683 crore
27 July 2011
Lafarge sells Australian gypsum business to Germany’s Knauf for €120 million
22 July 2011
Lafarge to sell European and South American gypsum assets to Etex for $1.41 bln
14 July 2011
Madras Cements in talks with Lafarge, Holcim to sell West Bengal unit
12 July 2011
Lafarge limestone project in Meghalaya gets SC nod
06 July 2011
Ambuja Cements buys controlling stake in Nepal’s Dang Cement
07 June 2011
Grasim forced to suspend staple fibre production at Nagda plant
02 June 2011
Lafarge sells some US assets to Cementos Argos for $760 million
13 May 2011
Nirma’s cement project must relocate, says MoEF
11 May 2011
Grasim to acquire one-third stake in Domsjo Fabriker
03 May 2011
Rain Cements commences operation of fly ash blending unit
24 March 2011
SC doesn’t lift stay on Nirma cement plant, but orders eco-study
19 March 2011
HC denies green signal for Nirma’s Mahuva cement plant
17 March 2011
Anglo's Tarmac deal with Lafarge likely to attract OFT scrutiny
19 February 2011
Himachal Pradesh High Court quashes eco clearance to Grasim's Harish Cement
14 December 2010
Mexico’s Cemex closes on Murli Industries cement business in a $550 million deal
22 November 2010
Lafarge’s Himachal cement plant faces environmental axe
14 September 2010
Cement: key to infrastructure growth
07 September 2010
Cement prices to remain under pressure, feels Grasim
02 August 2010
UltraTech Cement’s net profit slumps 42 per cent
30 July 2010
ACC June quarter results hit by lower realisation and despatches
23 July 2010
Grasim extends production cutbacks at Nagda unit
28 June 2010
Court order stops Birla Corp AGM midway
24 June 2010
ArcelorMittal remains committed to Orissa project: Orissa government
08 June 2010
ACC setting up 3-million tonne mega cement project at Chandrapur
31 May 2010
Grasim investing Rs6,000 crore to add 10 million tonne cement capacity
20 May 2010
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts to invest Rs750 crores in Dalmia Cement’s subsidiary
07 May 2010
UltraTech to acquire 51 per cent in Dubai's Star Cement: report
28 April 2010
Lafarge fails to get SC nod for quarrying in Meghalaya
27 April 2010
French cement major Vicat to take 51-per cent stake in Bharathi Cement
20 April 2010
Lafarge agrees to environment plan over mining in Meghalaya project
10 April 2010
Supreme Court insists on EIA, bars Lafarge from mining in Meghalaya
30 March 2010
HP chief minister Dhumal inaugurates Ambuja Cements' Nalagarh unit
29 March 2010
Dalmia Cement to spin off cement, power and refractory businesses
19 March 2010
Battle for CIMPOR continues: Votorantim hikes stake to 21.21 per cent
19 February 2010
Brazil’s CSN back in the race for CIMPOR; ups ante by 7.5 per cent
13 February 2010
Battle for CIMPOR: Camargo acquires Teixeira Duarte’s 22-per cent stake for 1.33 billion
12 February 2010
Battle for CIMPOR: Votorantim buys Lafarge’s 17.28-per cent stake
05 February 2010
Race for CIMPOR: Camargo given 10 days to submit counterbid
18 January 2010
UltraTech Cement Q3 sales up marginally; PAT down 18 per cent
16 January 2010
Brazil’s CSN bids $5.5 billion for Portugal cement maker CIMPOR
21 December 2009
Cement prices to rise further in Q4-FY10 as construction booms
11 December 2009
India's cement production will more than double in 10 years: minister
17 November 2009
Emami group to diversify into cement with 3 million tonne plant in Chhatisgarh
09 November 2009
JK Lakshmi to invest Rs1,600 crore on cement, power expansion
02 November 2009
Ambuja Cements posts improved Q3 net sales at Rs1610.95 crore
29 October 2009
UltraTech Cement Q2 net zoom 53 per cent to Rs251 crore
16 October 2009
Birlas’ UltraTech Cement to absorb Samruddhi Cement
07 October 2009
Grasim to set up Rs1,000-crore VSF project, demerge cement business
03 October 2009
Cement firms seek budgetary cuts in excise, import duty
29 June 2009
Holcim plans to participate up to CNY 4 billion in Huaxin Cement -China's private placement
16 June 2009
CEMEX to sell Australian operations to Holcim Group
15 June 2009
L&T exits UltraTech Cement; sells 11.49 per cent stake for Rs1,036 crore
11 June 2009
Sachin Tendulkar becomes brand ambassador of Jaypee Cement
15 April 2009
Cement prices, production beat the slump
03 April 2009
Cement to be cheaper by Rs4-7 a bag
10 December 2008
Cemex sells plant in Canary Islands to reduce debt frrom Rinker acquisition
11 November 2008
EU anti-trust regulators raid cement companies across Europe
05 November 2008
Lafarge Umiam in Nongtrai caves conservation pact with Meghalaya government
18 October 2008
Cemex seeks international arbitration over confiscation of Venezuelan business
22 August 2008
Ambuja Cements to hike prices by Rs20 a bag, expand capacity
19 August 2008
Venezuelan troops seize Cemex cement plant
19 August 2008
Cemex set to sell part of cement pipes businesses in Australia
07 August 2008
Birla Corporaton plans Rs1,200 crore cement plant in MP
30 July 2008
UltraTech looking for coal mines in Indonesia, South Africa
19 July 2008
Government withdraws tax refunds on cement exports overnight
03 June 2008
L&T sells ready-mix concrete business to Lafarge for Rs1,480 crore
15 May 2008
Heidelberg to merge itself and Indorama with Mysore Cements
10 May 2008
Portuguese cement maker Cimpor acquires 73.6-per cent stake in Grasim's Shree Digvijay Cement
28 March 2008
Holcim and NCAER commission study on rural housing in India
31 January 2008
Lafarge to acquire Orascom cement unit in Egypt for $12.9 billion
10 December 2007
SC refuses to hear Lafarge`s plea on export of illegally mined limestone
03 November 2007
Cement Manufacturer’s Association pre-budget memorandum for 2008-09
30 October 2007
CRH buying Cemex cement assets
18 September 2007
Cement companies trebled profits as consumers suffered: RBI
15 September 2007
Holcim offers to buy 20-per cent in Ambuja Cements for Rs4,720 crore
24 August 2007
Tamil Nadu Newsprint and Papers cements its diversification plans
18 August 2007
Are cement companies fixing prices?
25 July 2007
Cement companies fixing prices: MRTPC
25 July 2007
J K Lakshmi Cement plans to invest Rs600 crore
23 July 2007
Government may ease cement import norms during monsoon
08 June 2007
Madras Cements expands production capacity
01 June 2007
Excise structure on cement changed
03 May 2007
Government waives import duty on cement to check price rise
03 April 2007
Cement producers turn down FM''s request for price cut
23 March 2007
Government weighs cement export ban as producers seek duty cuts to cool prices
07 March 2007
Cement companies blame dual pricing for inability to cut prices
05 March 2007
Chidambaram''s cement bluff
01 March 2007
Holcim acquires 11 per cent more in Ambuja Cements for Rs527 crore
28 February 2007
L&T sets up Rs58 crore concrete plant in Dubai
05 February 2007
Gujarat Ambuja net up 284 per cent
03 February 2007
Cement prices likely to rise on increasing demand
29 December 2006
JK Cement signs Rs150-crore contract with Danish firm for Karnataka plant
15 November 2006
Grasim to set up Rs1,200 crore cement unit in Orissa
14 November 2006
Aditya Birla cement output up 17 per cent
04 October 2006
ACC to invest Rs 1,100 crore in eastern region
07 September 2006
SEBI slaps Rs25 crore fine on Holcim
28 August 2006
Heidelberg takes control of Mysore Cements
23 August 2006
Major cement groups maintain growth momentum in July
08 August 2006
Gujarat Ambuja Q4 net soars 110 per cent
21 July 2006
ACC delivers a stunner; Q2 adjusted net soars 89 per cent
20 July 2006
Heidelberg to acquire 51 per cent in Mysore Cements
19 July 2006
Cement sector growth remains buoyant in June
07 July 2006
Cement despatches maintain growth in April
10 May 2006
Holcim to raise Gujarat Ambuja stake through merger
04 May 2006
83.63 per cent on higher cement prices
19 April 2006
ACC: Volume growth and higher realisations boost margins
13 April 2006
Cement companies maintain strong growth in March
05 April 2006
Siemens bags three breakthrough orders in cement industry
16 March 2006
Cement companies report excellent despatch growth for January
02 February 2006
Holcim announces open offer for Gujarat Ambuja
01 February 2006
Holcim bets big on the India growth story
31 January 2006
Holcim acquires 14.8-per cent stake in Gujarat Ambuja; to make open offer
30 January 2006
ACC emerges best fly ash user in India
26 December 2005
ACC acquires Indian subsidiary of UK's Tarmac
14 December 2005
Gujarat Ambuja declares final dividend of 90%
01 August 2005
ACC Chaibasa Modernisation and Expansion Project Inaugurated
23 July 2005
SAIL to forge tie-ups for cement, power plants at Bokaro Steel
06 June 2005
Holcim to invest in ACC
21 January 2005
Gujarat Ambuja Q1 profit zooms
21 October 2004
Gujarat Ambuja Cement receives Asian CSR award 2004
18 October 2004
Gujarat Ambuja setting up two captive power plants
28 September 2004
Consolidation and mergers expected in the cement industry
08 September 2004
GACL sets up cement mill at Himachal Pradesh
06 September 2004
Shree Cement''s Rajasthan plant to be up by 2005
03 August 2004
Excellent performance by Gujarat Ambuja Cements Ltd
31 July 2004
GACL expands capacity by 1 million tonnes; to invest Rs 200 cr in Ropar facility
20 July 2004
L&T hands over UltraTech management
07 July 2004
Grasim seeks to integrate Cemco into its fold
06 July 2004
Grasim set to become largest cement company
09 June 2004
Gujarat Ambuja Cements Q4 net up 106 per cent
17 April 2004
GACL performance picks up
19 January 2004
Investor wealth in Indian cement sector zooms to Rs 33,000 crore
29 December 2003
Ambuja Cement Eastern posts Rs 3.18 crore net profit in Q1
03 November 2003
Leading cement firms register 10-30% growth in despatches
30 October 2003
Cement firms'' scrips shine
15 August 2003
Cracks in the building
22 July 2003
Seamless success
21 June 2003
Grasim signs deal to buy L&T''s demerged cement business
18 June 2003
Cement industry posts 14% growth in despatches in Dec 2002
03 February 2003
Gujarat Ambuja sales up 22% to Rs 487 crore, profits up 12%
30 January 2003
Grasim profit after tax spurts by 68%, turnover rises by 11%
28 January 2003
Cement production touches 8.82m tonnes as of November 2002
20 December 2002
Gujarat Ambuja Cements volume rises by 47%, value by 28%
30 October 2002
Schwing Stetter India bags orders from High Tech, Simplex
19 October 2002
Cementing the difference
22 August 2002
Crisil reaffirms L&T NCD issue’s AA rating
13 August 2002
Gujarat Ambuja sales up 9% to Rs 1,583 cr
05 August 2002
Grasim Q1 cement production up 17.43%
01 August 2002
Ambuja Cement Eastern profit rises by 50%
24 July 2002
Gujarat Ambuja NCD issue turns successful
23 July 2002
Housing sector to boost cement demand
22 July 2002
Ambuja Gujarat, Rajasthan propose merger
16 July 2002
Cement industry crosses 100-m-tonne mark
04 May 2002
Cement makers to hike prices
13 October 2001
Cement sector defies slowdown
05 October 2001
Cement your future roads
20 September 2001
Should the Tatas have sold ACC?
24 December 1999
ACC will expand ready-mix business
27 June 1999
Cement selling gets imaginative
15 June 1999
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