India’s Aditya Birla May shipments up 5.6 per cent

India’s Aditya Birla May shipments up 5.6 per cent
Published: 02 June 2010

India’s Aditya Birla Group said on Tuesday cement shipments in May rose 5.6 per cent from a year earlier to 3.35Mt.

Production rose 5.6 per cent to 3.42Mt, the company said in a statement.

Last November, the group said it would combine its cement operations under UltraTech Cement to create India’s No.1 cement firm, with an installed capacity of about 49Mta. The process is expected to be completed by July.