About J K Cement
J K Cement started its operations on May 1975 by setting up its first plant at Nimbahera in Rajasthan. An affiliate of J K Organization, which was founded by Lala Kamlapat Singhania, J K Cement is one of the leading manufacturers in the sector of cement manufacturing in North India.
The company has access to huge limestone reserves which is used for manufacturing both grey and white cement. J K cement holds the highest market share in the state of Haryana, commanding over 18% of the total market share. The company's primary market for grey cement is in North India. However white cement has considerable demands in countries like Singapore, Kenya, Bahrain, South Africa, Nepal, Tanzania, Nigeria, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and UAE.
J K Cement enjoys certain vital advantages that have helped them in becoming one of the leading names in the field of cement manufacturing in India and abroad. First the company has proximity to huge reserves of premium quality limestone, as essential ingredient for cement manufacturing. Based on certain studies undertaken, it is estimated that the limestone reserves of the company are sufficient to support the planned production capacity for approximately 40 years.
|Latest Financial Figures||(Figures in Rs. Crores)|
|ET 500 Rank(2011)||306|
|Profit after Tax(PAT)||64.05|
|MCAP (Market Capitalization)||761.96|
J K Cement Production Plants
The company has three major production plants located in the states of Rajasthan and Gujarat. The first plant of J K Cement was set up in Nimbahera, Rajasthan in the year 1975 with an initial capacity of 0.3 million ton per annum. With the incorporation of newer technology and modern equipment, the production capacity was enhanced to 2.8 million ton per annum. Located just 10 kms away from the Nimbahera unit, the Mangrol plant gets major benefits like technical and commercial assistance from the that plant.
The Gotan unit located at Gujarat which manufacturers white cement started production commercially in 1984 with a production capacity of 0.05 million ton per annum. Currently the unit has a capacity utilization of around 75% and an operating profit of 30% consistently. The unit has ISO-9001:2000 QMS, ISO-14001:1998 EMS and OHSAS-18001:2005 recognition.
J K Cement Products
The major products of J K Cement are grey and white cement. The grey cement produced by the company Ordinary Portland cement or OPC and Portland Pozzolana Cement or PCC. The OPC range of products has three grades which are differentiated by their compressive strength, they consist of 43-grade, 53-grade and 33-grade OPC. The cement products are marketed and sold under the brand names of J.K. Cement and Sarvashaktiman for OPC products, J.K. Super for PPC products and J.K. White and Camel for white cement products. Some other products manufactured by the company consist of:
- J K Wall Putty
- Grey Cement
- J K White Cement
- J K Water Proof
J K Cement Technical Experience
J K Cement Company has more than 25 years of experience in the Indian Cement Industry. Owing to this huge experience, the company has the best skills at its disposal for quick expansion of production capacity, maximize production efficiently and reduce the costs. Over the years the company has developed a considerable client base and has earned the distinction of having a strong reputation of quality production. Besides, the company has a reputation of constantly upgrading and efficiently modernizing the production capacities
J K Cement's manufacturing unit at Nimbahera was chosen by the World Bank and the Danish International Development Agency as one of the four training centers in India to serve as the Regional Training Center in North India. The operation of the training center gives the company access to state of art training aids, live working models, and technical expertise developed by well known national and international cement producers.
Last Updated on 1/4/2012
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