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What Is Cement? Manufacturing, Composition & their Functions

What Is Cement? Manufacturing, Constituents & their Functions Material with adhesive and cohesive  properties. Any material that binds or unites  – essentially like glue Function Of Cement to bind the sand and coarse aggregate together  to fill voids in between sand and coarse  aggregate particle  to form a compact mass Types of Cement 2 types… 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 »