Sunday, February 28, 2021
Home Business Cement sector to be a major driver of India`s growth: DIPP Secretary

Cement sector to be a major driver of India`s growth: DIPP Secretary

By Newsgram Staff Writer

New Delhi: Addressing the 53rd Annual Session of Cement Manufacturers’Association(CMA), Amitabh Kant, Secretary, Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion(DIPP) pointed to the importance of cement industry in India`s infrastructural development.

He speculated that the cement sector needs to grow at a rate of 20-25 per cent to meet the demands of Indian economy. Referring to the recent Budget`s focus on infrastructure, Kant said that it would give an impetus to the cement industry to develop.

The cement industry has a growth rate of about 8 per cent in the first three quarters of the current financial year.






Most Popular

With Current Climate Pledges, Global Emissions in 2030 Will Only Be 1% Lower

A United Nations Climate Change report has warned that with all current climate pledges, global emissions in 2030 will only be one per cent...

Does B-Town Link Women’s Beauty With Fair Skin? AI Analysis Reveals Truth!

For Bollywood, beautiful women have fair skin, according to an Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based computer analysis which reveals that conception of beauty has remained consistent...

Smartphones May Help To Detect Early-Warning Signs of Glaucoma

Smartphones, often blamed for eye strains and other problems, can also come to your aid as researchers have found that these devices could be...

Google To Test AI Technology For Boosting Maternal Health

Researchers from Google Research and IIT Madras have designed an AI technology that could provide an indication of women who are at risk of...

Journey of Jasprit Bumrah Towards Becoming a World-Class Pace Bowler From Scratch!

When Jasprit Bumrah started troubling young batsmen with pace generated by his quick arm action and short run-up at his school's cricket academy, a...

Are Good Bacteria Getting Viral Infections?

Researchers have developed a test to determine if bacteria are sick, similar to the one used to test humans for Covid-19. According to the...

Aerobic Exercise May Help Slow Memory Loss For Older Adults

Aerobic exercise may help slow memory loss for older adults living with Alzheimer's dementia, says new research. The findings indicate that a six-month aerobic...

Bacteria To Defeat Infections Afflicting People With Cystic Fibrosis

Researchers have discovered a slimy strategy used by bacteria to defeat antibiotics and other drugs used to combat infections afflicting people with cystic fibrosis. Cystic...

Recent Comments