Cement

Cement

The cement industry was traditionally import driven with 95% of countrys cement imported from Indonesia, Japan, Indonesia, South Korea and China back in 1960s. However, over the last couple of decades, due to rapid pace of urbanization, industrialization, large-scale infrastructural projects and construction of various commercial and residential buildings, demand for cement has markedly increased.But still this industry has lots of challenges which needs to be resolved. The main challenges are listed below which makes a real impact in the industry. Rising in competition and also rise in potential market for this industry by minimizing IT complexity is one of the main challenges.Other challenges would include improving the quality and increase the sales and promotion, improving external and internal reporting for decision making, ensuring availability of adequate data, maintaining the up-to-date status of raw materials & finished goods, proper wastage management & production accuracy, planning and forecasting for the business with adequate data and reports, creating brand image and distribution network, eliminating duplicate data entry, establishing transactional, real-time, data-driven workflows.