Only the farmer bats for India as eight core sectors shrink 9.6%
Only the fertiliser industry continued to grow through the worst of the Covid months
'Nal se Jal': Water, sanitation may see Rs 6.3L cr investment in next 5 yrs: report
The investments would be made in verticals such as pipes, EPC, water treatment pumps, cement, among others, according to the report.
Eight core sectors grow by 5.1 per cent in May
During April-May, the eight sectors grew by 5.7 per cent compared to 4.4 per cent in the same period last year.
Cement demand to pick up in Q3
ICRA expects cement demand growth to taper in FY2020 to around 7 per cent from double digit growth of 13 per cent in the previous year.
Cement pollutes more than all the trucks put together
LafargeHolcim Ltd. in Switzerland to Votorantim Cimentos SA in Brazil are finding customers slow to embrace a greener alternative.
Cement, fruit shipments from Pakistan among 10 most hit imports after duty hike
Total India-Pakistan trade has increased marginally to USD 2.41 billion in 2017-18 as against USD 2.27 billion in 2016-17.
Cement demand to see 4.5 per cent growth in FY'19
Domestic cement production during April-Dec 2017-18 stood at 216.5 million metric tonne higher by 2.7 pc.
Volcanic ash significantly reduces energy spent in building infrastructure: study
Concrete is the one of the most abundantly used material in the world.
Scientists use fungi to create self-healing concrete
These cracks can cause huge and sometimes unseen problems for infrastructure.
Cement demand likely to pick up from Q4 FY18: ICRA
Cement offtake has continued to remain weak in H1 FY2018 because of factors such as weak real estate activity.