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Dalmia Bharat Starts Production at New Cement Mill in its TN Plant

Dalmia Bharat Ltd. has commenced production at new 1 Million Metric Tonne Per Annum (MMTPA) cement mill at its manufacturing plant in Ariyalur, Tamil Nadu. The company has invested about Rs. 204 crore for this newly commenced cement mill.

With the commissioning of this new mill, total cement manufacturing capacity of Dalmia Bharat stands at 45.6 MMTPA. The company stated in its stock filing dated 17th May 2024 that this 1 MMTPA cement mill is expected to help Dalmia Bharat address growing demand for cement in Southern India.

Commenting on this development, Mr. Puneet Dalmia, Managing Director & CEO of Dalmia Bharat, said, “Driven by robust infrastructure development, housing and investments, we anticipate cement demand to rise. This increased capacity will facilitate the growing demand in the southern region.”