UltraTech Cement Limited has announced the commissioning of cement capacity of 1.2 mtpa in October, 2021 at the following locations of the Company, which is the first phase of the 19.5 mtpa capacity expansion announced in December, 2020:
- Patliputra Cement Works, Bihar - Additional cement capacity of 0.6 mtpa, taking the Unit's capacity to 2.5 mtpa.
- Dankuni Cement Works, West Bengal - Additional cement capacity of 0.6 mtpa, taking the Unit's capacity to 2.2 mtpa.
This additional capacity will help the Company to service the fast-growing cement demand in the Eastern markets and will also help in increasing its blended cement ratio.
The Company's total cement manufacturing capacity in India now stands increased to 112.55 mtpa.
Shares of UltraTech Cement Limited was last trading in BSE at Rs. 7252.35 as compared to the previous close of Rs. 7335.05. The total number of shares traded during the day was 17174 in over 4890 trades.
The stock hit an intraday high of Rs. 7359.30 and intraday low of 7190.00. The net turnover during the day was Rs. 124468147.00.