Economy & Market
Ambuja Cements despatches marginally down
Ambuja Cements registered a marginal dip of -0.99 per cent in despatch. The despatch in June 2011 stood at 17 lakh tonnes as against 17.17 lakh tonnes for the same month in 2010. But the despatch for January-June 2011, registered 1.30 per cent increase. The dispatch stood at 110.29 lakh tonnes in January-June 2011 against 108.87 lakh tonnes in the corresponding months last year. Production for the month of June 2011 registered a dip of 2.71 per cent. The production was 16.57 lakh tonnes in June 2010, while it stood at 16.51 lakh tonnes in June 2011. From 108.44 lakh tonnes in January-June 2010, the production came down to 107.90 lakh tonnes, a dip of 0.49 per cent.