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History & Background

Barak Valley Cements Limited was incorporated as a Public Limited Company in the year 1999, under the Companies Act, 1956.

The Company was promoted by Mr. Prahlad Rai Chamaria, Mr. Bijay Kumar Garodia and Mr. Santosh Kumar Bajaj. The promoters of the company are born and brought up in the North East Region. All the promoters of the Company are well known and reputed businessmen in North East and are having a vast experience in different segments like plywood, Timber, Cement, and Concrete Sleepers etc.

Presently the Company is engaged in the business of manufacturing of cement of different grades and is marketing its product under the brand name “Valley Strong Cement”. The company started its commercial production in April 2001. Initially the company started its commercial production at the capacity of the plant at 300 TPD , subsequently company undertook various expansion and modernization plans from time to time which increased the installed capacity to 600 TPD of clinker and 750 TPD of cement. The technology that is used in manufacturing our product is Dry Process Rotary Kiln Technology with 4 stage Suspension Pre Heater technology.


The company is located in Assam and all the operations of the company are concentrated in the North Eastern region. The manufacturing unit of the company is at Jhoom Basti, Devendranagar, Badarpurghat, District Karimganj, Assam. Our sales are also concentrated in the North Eastern region of India. Our product portfolio includes both Ordinary Portland Cement (OPC) and Portland Pozzolana Cement (PPC). Our Company is ISO 9001: 2008 certified company and our products confirm to BIS (Bureau of Indian Standards) specifications.

The company also got listed on the National Stock Exchange and Bombay Stock Exchange in November, 2007.

Being located in Assam, we are entitled to get various benefits like Excise duty exemption, Working capital interest subsidy and Insurance subsidy.

BVCL plant is the largest cement plant in the State of Assam due to its various strengths.

Deficit cement market in North East Region (NER) has benefited the company since Cement demand has been growing at a faster pace in NER than rest of the country due to material gap between demand & supply. BVCL is also blessed with the location advantage. Our manufacturing unit is located in Barak Valley region, Assam. This entire area is surrounded by the other states of North-East such as Mizoram, Tripura, and Southern part of Meghalaya, which are our target markets. Barak Valley is the foot land of all the three states and Badarpur Ghat is the junction point.

BVCL also has a diversified and strong customer base consisting of individuals, contractors, builders, institutions and government agencies. Our main institutional and Government customers are Director General Of Supplies & Disposals (DGS&D), 19th Assam Rifals, Executive Engineer Rural Development, ONGC, BSF, etc.  Our Company has been able to give the consistent performance in terms of Sales, Profitability since commencement of its commercial production in the year 2001. The company’s sales and the Compounded Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) have also shown the upward trend. The financial parameters of the company are the indicators of its performance and the company has been able to outshine and stand amid the other players in the Cement Industry.