DUBLIN, Feb. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Cement Industry in India 2019" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.Com's offering.
India accounts for ~8% of the global cement production installed capacity. In FY 2018, India held the second position in the global cement industry, with a production volume of 297.56 Mn tons in comparison to China's 2170 Mn tons. The cement industry in India is supported by high FDI. During the April 2000-March 2019 period, FDI in the cement and gypsum products industry was INR 369.38 Bn.Show Full Article
Are you looking for VA's? Want to hire a Virtual Assistant? You're just one step away. Our system will help you get the right Assistant for your Business. It's easy and relaible way of getting connected with an Assistant. Register Now.
- or -
Are you an Assistant? Want to offer your service virtually? Register as a Company and get connected to clients.
The Virtual List process is Simple! Want to know how?
Simply register and post your task sample as requirement on Request Quote tab, when you are looking to hire a Virtual Assistant Company.
And, when you are offering your VA services. Register and Send Quotes on the submitted request. It is just that simple. Prospects will review your proposal and get in touch directly.
Disclaimer: We do not charge any type of commission or fees for the service.
Our service is Free.
The production of cement in India is expected to reach 410.21 Mn tons by FY 2024, expanding at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of ~3.83% during the FY 2019-FY 2024 period, owing to rising demand from the government and housing contractors.
Cement consumption is anticipated to increase at a CAGR of ~4.38% during the forecast period owing to the sanction of schemes for improving roads and highways connectivity and housing facility related programs, and growing demand from the commercial real estate sector. The major players operating in the Indian cement industry include UltraTech Cement Limited, Ambuja Cements Limited, JK Lakshmi Cement, and Ramco Cements Limited.
Market Segment Insights
Among the major Indian states, the southern states of Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, and Karnataka together accounted for the highest cement production installed capacity of ~35% in FY 2018, followed by the northern states (Rajasthan, Punjab, and Haryana), which collectively accounted for ~23% of the total installed capacity.
Out of the different end user industries of cement, the housing segment accounted for the highest demand in FY 2018. Within this, ~38% demand was generated by the rural housing sector, followed by the urban housing sector (~32%). Such high demand for cement from the housing sector may be attributed to the fast execution of affordable government housing schemes like Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojna, and Housing for All by 2022. Apart from housing, commercial and industrial investments, the infrastructure segment accounted for considerable demand for cement in India.
Key Growth Drivers
To develop the country's infrastructure, the Indian government has undertaken several projects related to the construction of roads and highways, both in the rural and urban areas, along with the development of industrial hubs in different parts of the country. These schemes and initiatives are together expected to drive the growth of the Indian cement industry, since it is one of the primary materials for the successful execution of such projects.
Essential minerals used for manufacturing cement, which include limestone (calcium), bauxite (aluminium), iron ore, and coal, are available in abundance in different parts of India. This has resulted in zero or low cost of import of raw materials for cement manufacturers, thus making cement businesses profitable in India. As a result, cement manufacturing has increased steadily, driving the supply side of the Indian cement industry over the years.
Many major cement companies in India have increased their production capacity at a considerable rate over the past few years, relying mainly on government support. However, the rate of cement production has not risen at the same pace as compared to capacity expansion during the same period. This gap between installed capacity and actual production is mainly due to delays in the processes related to awarding of construction projects and decision-making regarding commencement dates, acquisition of land for construction projects, etc., at government offices, mostly for the execution of roads and highways construction projects and smart city development projects.
As a result, continuous demand for cement has dropped, thus rendering parts of newly installed production capacities idle. Eventually, plant maintenance costs would increase because of excess production capacity, leading to a rise in the per capita price of cement across India.
Key Topics Covered
Chapter 1: Executive summary
Chapter 2: Socio-economic indicators
Chapter 3: Introduction
Chapter 4: Market overview
Chapter 5: Trade analysis
Chapter 6: Market influencers
Chapter 7: Competitive Landscape
For more information about this report visit https://www.Researchandmarkets.Com/r/leyjqz
Research and Markets also offers Custom Research services providing focused, comprehensive and tailored research.
Research and MarketsLaura Wood, Senior Manager[email protected]
For E.S.T Office Hours Call +1-917-300-0470 For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call +1-800-526-8630 For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
U.S. Fax: 646-607-1907 Fax (outside U.S.): +353-1-481-1716
SOURCE Research and MarketsRelated Links
Thank you for your valuable time considering TheVirtualList.com as your Virtual Assistant Community Forum. The team has curated more valuable news on "India Cement Market Study 2019-2024: Size & Share, Production & Consumption, Trade Analysis, Competitive Landscape". Are you excited and wanna learn more! Excellent here are more articles on Business Outsourcing Meaning In Tamil.