UltraTech Cement Limited has announced the commissioning of Line II of the Bara Grinding Unit in Uttar Pradesh, India, having cement capacity of 2 mtpa. Line I was earlier commissioned in January, 2020 and is already operating at a capacity utilisation in excess of 80%.
This additional capacity will help the Company to service the fast-growing cement demand in the Central region in the country.
Together with this expansion, during the financial year 2021-22, the Company has commissioned 3.2 mtpa new cement capacity, as planned, taking its total cement manufacturing capacity in India to 114.55 mtpa.
Shares of UltraTech Cement Limited was last trading in BSE at Rs. 7603.45 as compared to the previous close of Rs. 7582.85. The total number of shares traded during the day was 4872 in over 1114 trades.
The stock hit an intraday high of Rs. 7682.95 and intraday low of 7564.15. The net turnover during the day was Rs. 37133739.00.