Dalmia Cements

Dalmia Cements Founded:1935

Founded in 1935 by Jaidayal Dalmia; the cement division of DCBL was established in 1939 and enjoys a heritage of 70 years of expertise and experience.
Dalmia group is headquartered in New Delhi with cement, sugar, travel agency, magnesite, refractory and electronic operations spread across the country.
Dalmia Cements has cement plants in southern states of Tamil Nadu (Dalmiapuram & Ariyalur) and Andhra Pradesh (Kadapa), with a capacity of 9 million tonnes per annum.
A leader in cement manufacturing since 1939, DCBL is a multi spectrum Cement player with double digit market share and a pioneer in super specialty cements used for Oil wells, Railway sleepers and Air strips.
Dalmia Cements holds a stake of 45.4 % in OCL India Ltd., a major cement Player in the Eastern Region, and now control a cement capacity of 14.3 million tonnes & has a strong presence in Southern & Eastern Regions of the Country.
Dalmia Cements has set up over 53 windmills in Muppandal (Tamil Nadu) to generate inexpensive and eco-friendly captive power for its plant. This power is wheeled through the State utility transporter for consumption at the plant.
With the plant located close to its source of raw materials, its freight and transport costs are low, giving it an edge over competition.
Over 65 per cent of the cement consumption in India is catered to by the retail segment where branding and distribution are the critical drivers for leadership. Dalmia Cements has a strong brand and is able to capture markets in its focus area of Tamil Nadu and Kerala. It enjoys a significant market share and deep relationship running in generations.
Its USP is innovation, which has given them a leadership position in niche but fast-growing market segments.

Financial / Funding data

Series A funding: $ 25 Million invested by Actis for 11% stake.

Employees1001-5000
IndustryManufacturing
DescriptionOne of India's largest producers of high quality cement

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Key People

J H Dalmia
YH Dalmia
Puneet Dalmia

Products / ServicesDalmia 53 Grade, Superoof Dalmia 43 Grade, Dalmia PPC, Vajram Dalmia, SRPC

Contact Details

Location Thiruchirapalli
Phone Number04329-235144
Company Office Address

Dalmia Cement (Bharat) Limited
Hansalaya Buliding, 11th & 12th Floor,
15 Barakhamba Road
New Delhi, 110001 India
Web Address: www.dalmiacement.com