Sponsored by well known “Yunus Brothers Group” – one of the largest export houses of Pakistan, Lucky Cement Limited currently has the capacity of producing 25,000 tons per day of dry process Cement.
Lucky Cement Limited (LCL) is one of the largest producers and leading exporters of quality cement in Pakistan, with a production capacity of 7.75 million tons per annum. The company is listed on Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad and London Stock Exchanges.
Over the years, the Company has grown substantially and is expanding its business operations with production facilities at strategic locations in Karachi to cater to the Southern regions, Pezu and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to furnish the Northern areas of the country. Lucky Cement is Pakistan’s first company to export sizeable quantities of loose cement being the only cement manufacturer to have its own loading and storage terminal at Karachi Port.
Lucky Cement Limited has embarked on the journey of global expansion by setting up cement grinding facility in Basra, Iraq and a cement manufacturing plant in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Furthermore, the company has diversified into power generation by investing in a 660 MW coal-based power project in Karachi. Also the acquisition of ICI Pakistan is another noteworthy move towards the expansion of Lucky Cement’s industry portfolio.
Lucky Cement is an ISO 9001:2008 and 14001:2004 certified company and also possesses many other international certifications including Bureau of Indian Standards, Sri Lankan Standard Institute, Standards Organization of Nigeria, Kenya Bureau of Standards and South African Bureau of Standards.
Lucky Cement won the ‘10th Annual Environment Excellence Award’ for its pro-environment initiatives including installation of Waste Heat Recovery Plant, Refused-Derived-Fuel and Tyre-Derived-Fuel projects at its production facilities. The National Forum for Environment & Health awarded Lucky Cement for its extensive participation in various community based pro-environment programs.
Adding another feather to its cap Lucky Cement Limited is acknowledged by Forbes Asia in the ‘Best under a Billion’ list. Transforming into a global entity, Lucky Cement Limited was the only Pakistani company to be ranked amongst top 200 stock-traded companies in the Asia Pacific Region.
Lucky Cement Limited was awarded ‘Executive Green Supply Chain Award’ at the 4th Professionals Shipping Logistics & SCM conference to acknowledge company’s efforts towards making sustainability an integral part of the supply chain strategy.
The local sales volume of the company during the period also registered a growth of 9.20% and rose to 2.02 million tons as compared to 1.85 million tons of the same period last year, whereas export sales volume registered a growth of 2.24% to 1.23 million tons as compared to 1.21 million tons of the same period last year. The company maintained its market share at a level of 19%.
Lucky Cement Limited continued to lead the cement industry with a considerable rise in its half yearly net profit for the year 2014-15. It has recorded a net profit for the half year ended 31st December 2014, of Rs. 5.60 billion which is 8.54% higher than the profit of the corresponding period last year.
Lucky Cement Limited celebrated ‘International Literacy Day’ by conducting a book drive at its regional and head offices. Lucky Cement collaborated with a local NGO to donate course books to the students of Hilal Public School, Nooriabad, Sindh, and to Govt. Higher Secondary School, Yarak, KPK near the vicinity of its Pezu Plant.
Lucky Cement collaborated with the global environment movement of ‘Dive Against Debris’ run by Project Aware, Canada in response to the onslaught of marine debris. The initiative sponsored by Lucky Cement consisted of 8 scuba divers associated with the Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI), who went underwater to remove debris at Charna Island, a soft coral reef off the Karachi coast.
Last updated: January 28, 2016
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