Having been around for more than 80 years, the group now enjoys leadership in core sectors such as Cement, Refractories and Sugar.
The Cement business, through sustainability initiatives, has achieved the lowest carbon footprint in the cement sector globally and is amongst the most efficient cement companies in the world.
Being one of the leading sugar producers in the country, the sugar business is geographically well diversified and committed to ‘Green Growth’ which empowers the group to enhance value for all its customers.
Traditionally present in southern, eastern, northern and north-eastern India, the group, through its refractories business, has expanded its footprints globally by making various acquisitions in Germany and other European countries.
In the last sixteen years, the group’s sales have grown at a CAGR of 24% to over ₹ 12,100 Cr in the year 2020 and the market cap has also grown to ₹ 10,000 Cr in the year 2020.
As of today, the group’s companies collectively employ over 8500 people.
The group’s strong commitment towards nation building has been represented in the construction of landmark projects such as the Hirakud Dam, the Dhola Sadiya Bridge, the Kochi Metro and the Chennai Metro.