Birla Corporation Limited (BCL) is the flagship company of MP Birla Group. Incorporated as Birla Jute Manufacturing Company Limited in 1919, it was Late Shri Madhav Prasad Ji Birla who took the company to new heights. As the Chairman of the company, he transformed it from a jute manufacturing company to a leading multi-product corporation with widespread activities.
Under the chairmanship of Late Shrimati Priyamvada Ji Birla, the company crossed Rs. 1,300-crore turnover mark. In 1998, the company name was changed from Birla Jute Manufacturing Company to Birla Corporation Limited.
After the demise of Late Shrimati Priyamvada Ji Birla, the company continued to consolidate in terms of profitability, competitiveness and growth under the leadership of the Late Shri Rajendra Singh Ji Lodha, the then chairman of MP Birla Group. Under his leadership, the company posted its best-ever results .The company continued to record impressive growth in the succeeding years.
Shri Harsh V Lodha is the current chairman of the company. The company had a turnover of Rs. 7,461.22 crores in 2021-22 and a net profit of Rs. 398.59 crores.
In 2016,BCL has acquired 100% shares of Reliance Cement Company Private Limited (Reliance Cement), a subsidiary of Reliance Infrastructure Limited (RIL). After this acquisition, Reliance Cement has become a wholly-owned material subsidiary of BCL. The entire cement business of RIL has been acquired for an enterprise value of Rs. 4,800 crores. This acquisition provided BCL with the ownership of high-quality assets including three plants at Maihar, Kundanganj and Butibori.
We are the proud owner of 11 plants spread across the nation in Durgapur, Satna, Maihar, Raebareli, Kundanganj, Chanderia, Butibori & Mukutban. We have a product portfolio of 11 brands, operating in 13 states with a family of more than 10000 dealers and 20000 retailers and 100000 influencers.
In 2022, Birla Corporation Limited added another prestigious milestone to its legacy with the launch of the 3.90 Million ton per annum Integrated Plant at Mukutban, Maharashtra. With this, the total production capacity of the company has reached 20 million tonnes per annum. Our vision is to be admired as the best cement brand in india.
Our vision is to be admired as the most respected Cement Company in the country. Our mission is to be the best in class in every sector we operate in, keeping our age-old values of integrity and professionalism intact.
Our pride lies in the bond and relationships with our friends and channel partners. We believe that the dual involvement of the HEART & STRENGTH of our relationships is what keeps us grounded yet helps our dreams to reach further. We believe in upgrading our products and services to the best alongside the nation’s development and the market’s demands. We believe in being there beside our partners – Cement se Ghar tak.
So it is our absolute target to move TOWARDS A BETTER FUTURE yet keep the BUNIYAD of our values and traditions intact.
Be admired for our culture ethics and performance.
To be the best-in-class player in every sector we operate in.
Integrity | Professionalism | Value Creation | Socially Committed
Foundation of Birla Jute Mills, Birlapur, the only Indian jute mill to have completed 100 years.
Foundation of Satna Cement Works, the birthplace of Samrat Cement.
Foundation of Birla Cement Work Chanderia Cement Works joined ranks soon after.
Foundation of Durgapur Cement Works, Durga Hi-Tech followed suit.
Foundation of Raebareli Cement Works followed by Raebareli Hi-Tech Cement Works.
Acquisition of RCCPL in Maihar, Kundanganj & Butibori, taking footprints of BCL across 12 states, with a capacity of 15.5 MTPA.
Launch of MP Birla Cement brand identity, and new MP Birla Group logo.
Celebrating 100 years of Syt. Madhav Prasadji Birla.
Commencement of 3.90 million tone integrated cement plant at Mukutban and the rise of new dawn in terms of operational excellence, digital transformation and capacity expansion, taking the total capacity to 20 MTPA, at present.