Economy & Market
HIL sold 100,000t of Charminar fibre cement board
CK Birla group´s subsidiary, HIL, recently announced that it has sold 100,000t of Charminar brand fibre cement roofing sheets in May 2014.´This is the highest ever achieved by any brand globally,´said HIL´s Managing Director, Abhaya Shankar. He added that Charminar has been a household name, synonymous with asbestos roofing solutions across India, for nearly six decades. HIL has eight manufacturing plants, an installed capacity of 1 mt/yr and a 20 per cent share in the asbestos roofing market in India.