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Demand for cement in India, 2015- 22
2011-19: production, demand, regional capacity
See graphic, ‘The production of, demand for and regional capacity mix for cement in India: 2011-19’
Top Indian cement companies and their annual capacity (million tonnes), 2016
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Cement production in India and other major Cement producers, in 2017
See graphic, 'Cement production in India, 2018- 19'
The upward surge in cement prices
Cement manufacturers have appealed against an NCLAT order last October, which said there was a cartel at play. Nitin Gadkari, union minister for roadways has blamed the cartel for affecting highway construction. The prices of cement increased in March 2019 on an M-o-M basis in Mumbai by `15 per 50 kg bag, Kolkata `25, Bengaluru `50, Chennai `60 and Hyderabad `75. There were some price increases in April-May 2019 as well. The prices are higher by `35-40/bag in Mumbai, `55-60 in Delhi. Here's a look at cement production in the last one year.
Cement production: India’s rank in the world, 2021