Case Study Of Maha Cement

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CHAPTER - 1 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Cement Logistics at its best The biggest challenge for Maha Cement, and for the industry, is to tackle logistics and distribution costs, as cement will have to be moved to newer markets from production centers. Apart from ramping up production capabilities across Africa by adding new green field projects, clinker grinding plants and import terminals, Maha Cement accords top priority to scientific logistics. Cement is purely logistics driven business. A perfect transportation model can easily enable the best cement producer status. Another important factor is the cost of cement which has a direct bearing on the consumption. Maha Cement believes that there cannot be growth in cement consumption without being cost effective. Beginning its cement operations from international trade of cement and transforming to manufacturing, Maha Cement is best positioned to understand logistics that enable the company cut related costs. Checking logistic costs is an ongoing process. Maha Cement has set up a special cell which keeps a watch on it and constantly strives to find means of effective distribution. Being one of the largest cement makers in West Africa, Maha Cement prefers Road-routes to transport its cement from its cement factories to the needy market for its

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