DS Mishra: Scope for cement, NIP to sustainability

Building Material

As per estimates of total projects to be sanctioned and those upcoming and under construction across sectors, the hope is to see better days ahead – quantitatively and qualitatively – for the cement industry. Speaking on Wednesday as Chief Guest at the 11th Cement Expo and webinar, Durga Shanker Mishra, Secretary, Union Ministry of Housing & Urban Affairs, explains the government’s big plans and creation of opportunities for the cement industry.


India is the second largest manufacturer as well as consumer of cement in the world. The country produces nearly 5 crore metric tonnes of cement every year, wh