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Cement and Manufacture of Cement Quiz

Quiz on Cement and Manufacture of Cement Portland cement was named for the Isle of Portland, a peninsula in the English Channel where it was first produced in the 1800’s. Since that time, a number of developments and improvements have been made in the production process and cement properties. The production process for portland cement… Read More »

Cement Industry and Construction Industry Profile

Cement & Construction Industry Profile Characteristics of Indian cement industry are Highly fragmented (low entry barriers) Cyclical industry Highly capital & energy intensive Heavily taxed sector High bulk (volume) low value product Heavy dependence on 3 sectors viz. coal, power and transport Market consolidation Flurry of consolidation has happened in cement manufacture industry in the… Read More »