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BAI calls for regulatory authority to investigate cement price hikes

03 June 2019, Published under Cement News

Mr V Sivarajan, president of the Builders' Association of India (BAI)'s Coimbatore branch, has hit out against recent price rises established by India's cement sector. The retail price of a 50kg bag of cement was INR270 (US$3.88) two months ago but now it is INR400 (US$5.76). "The prices of raw materials, transport or labour did not go up for the cement industry," Mr Sivarajan said. "So there is no reason for the price rise." Mr Sivarajan announced that the BAI would appeal to the Union ...

BAI of India seeks government intervention for land acquisition process

01 October 2012, Published under Cement News

The Builders Association of India (BAI) plans to seek government intervention to address pertinent issues such as land acquisition, environmental clearances and reforming the existing labour laws, according to the Times of India. The two-day meet which concluded on Saturday particularly stressed on the need to expedite the process of land acquisition and getting clearances to prevent delaying projects. The meet included the participation of nearly 700 builders from 265 branches of the assoc...