India is now, more than ever, readying itself to make significant strides globally as a manufacturing hub. Against this background, INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTS FINDER (IPF), in its 45 th year, hosted its second IPF Industrial Excellence Awards on December 20, 2017, at Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) in Mumbai.
It is uncontested reality that ´infrastructure will drive cement demand´. This was also the theme for the Cement Expo held last month in Mumbai. The two-day event, in its one-of-a-kind format, included an expo, a full-day conference and a celebration of victory with the Indian Cement Review (ICR) Awards
It was sunshine all the way at the Solar Today Awards, which recognised the who´s who of the solar industry. The awards have been initiated with a focused vision to recognise people, processes and products that drive the industry forward to achieve success in a competitive market.
The publication’s first Round Table discussed and deliberated upon various issues confronting the cement industry and possible ways to tackle them.The cement industry faces huge build up vs weakening demand, inadequate logistics and manpower, not to mention issues concerning demand drivers, machinery supply and export potential.