The Cement Industry all across the globe has very strong linkages with a Nation’s economy. For a developing economy like India, the value proposition of the Cement Industry is even greater given the immense infrastructure requirements of a growing and urbanising country. The cement sector is at the heart of all the planned infrastructure development; and as part of the Country’s bouquet of core industries, the Cement sector’s contribution for laying the foundations of a new India is unique.Not to forget that cement industry is a major contributor by way of direct and indirect employment generation.
Accounting for over 7 percent of the global installed capacity, the Indian Cement sector is the second largest cement industry in the world, second only to China. The Indian Cement Industry is the fourth-largest revenue contributor to the exchequer and the second- largest revenue contributor to the Indian Railways — it contributes over INR 50,000 crores per annum to Government via taxes and levies, and over INR 9,000 crore per annum to the Indian Railways by way of freight revenue.
Indian Cement Review (ICR), a product of ASAPP INFO GLOBAL GROUP is India’s first magazine catering exclusively to the cement industry. With its strong digital presence, ASAPP Info Global Group has radically transformed the B2B universe with its dynamic offerings in the Print, Web and Events space.The coverage on technological advancements and consolidation in the industry are quite often referred by the top cement players. Market updates and insight on economics are the new additions that are research based. It continues to coverthe latest updates and happenings of the industry for the past more than 30 years.No wonder it acts as a dynamic interface between producers, manufacturers, suppliers and auxiliary service providers and users in the cement industry and is a ‘must read’ for cement fraternity.
ICR is ahead to recognize and will continue to recognize the efforts of the industry players by institutionalising awards in various categories that happens bi-annually. The ‘ICR annual’ is dedicated to a contemporary theme and covers the leading personalities in the industry. The esteem readership outside cement industry covers architects and builders; EPC and engineering companies; interior designers; government agencies, policymakers; bureaucrats and financial institutions.