Grasim ventured into cement production in the mid-1980s, setting up its first plant at Jawad in Madhya Pradesh. The cement business was consolidated with subsidiary UltraTech on July 1, 2010.
UltraTech Cement Ltd. (Give link to UTCL website) is the largest manufacturer of grey cement, Ready Mix Concrete (RMC) and white cement in India. It is also one of the leading cement producers globally. UltraTech as a brand embodies 'strength', 'reliability' and 'innovation'. Together, these attributes inspire engineers to stretch the limits of their imagination to create homes, buildings and structures that define the new India.
The company has an installed capacity of 93 Million Tonnes Per Annum (MTPA) of grey cement. UltraTech Cement has 18 integrated plants, 1 clinkerisation plant, 25 grinding units and 7 bulk terminals. Its operations span across India, UAE, Bahrain, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. UltraTech Cement is also India's largest exporter of cement reaching out to meet the demand in countries around the Indian Ocean and the Middle East.
In the white cement segment, UltraTech goes to market under the brand name of ""Birla White". It has a white cement plant with a capacity of 0.56 MTPA and 2 WallCare putty plants with a combined capacity of 0.8 MTPA.
With more than 100 Ready Mix Concrete (RMC) plants, UltraTech is the largest manufacturer in India. It also has a slew of speciality concretes that meet specific needs of discerning customers.
With a significant presence in the grey and white cement, concrete and building products segments as well as providing 360 degree building solutions, UltraTech is the one-stop shop for every primary construction need. Its meteoric rise as India’s largest cement brand reflects on the organisation’s focus on cutting edge technology, research and technical services.
- Current Capacity 93.6
- UltraTech Cement Largest producer of White Cement
- Operations in India, UAE, Bahrain, Bangladesh and Srilanka
- Integrated plants 18
- Grinding units 25
- Bulk terminal 7
- More than 100 RMC plants
Cement Sustainability Initiative
at a glance
UltraTech is a voluntary member of the Cement Sustainability Initiative (CSI), which is the apex for the cement industry globally to establish common measures, share best practices and exchange data relating to environmental impact.
||Installed capacity #
| UltraTech Cement*
||70.6 million tpa
||Natianal brand: UltraTech
Regional brands: Birla Super