Keerthi Industries Ltd

Keerthi Industries Ltd (518011)


Key Stats

Day's Price Range
52-Week Price Range
1 Month Return12.71 %
3 Month Return13.4 %
1 Year Return1.43 %

Company Financials

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Value in ₹ crore

Peer Comparsion

Rank 300
Rank 304
Rank 327
Dividend Yield
Rank 178
Rank 113
Price To Book Ratio
Rank 263
Debt To Asset
Rank 317

Company Information

Keerthi Industries Ltd engages in the production and sale of cement and clinker in India. The company operates a cement plant with an installed capacity of around 297000 tonnes pa at its plant located at Mellacharuvu village Mandal Nalgonda District State Andhra Pradesh.The company mainly manufactures Ordinary Portland Cement OPC Portland Pozzolona Cement PPC varieties with a productmix of OPC: PPC of 95:5. They market their products under the brand name Suvarna Cement with markets mainly in Andhra Pradesh. They also sell some meager quantity to Tamilnadu and Karnataka.Keerthi Industries Ltd was incorporated on May 17 1982 at Hyderabad with the name Suvarna Cements Ltd. The company was established by V C Brahamanna along with his associates. In the year 1986 they set up a manufacturing unit with an initial capacity of 66000 TPA. In June 1986 they started commercial production. The company suffered losses in the initial years and was referred to BIFR during the year 1990. As per the suggestion in the rehabilitation package sanctioned by BIFR the installed capacity was increased to 99000 TPA and the management of the company had been taken over by the existing management.In March 18 1999 Hyderabad Bottling Company Ltd along with the promoter directors J S Krishna Murthy J S Rao J V Choudaru and J Triveni entered into an agreement with Brahmanna and associates and acquired the stake of the company. In the year 2003 the capacity was further increased to 297000 tonnes per annum 900 tpd. During the year 200304 the company received an award Best Turnaround/ Revival of a Sick Industry from the Federation of Andhra Pradesh Chambers of Commerce Industry. In November 23 2005 the name of the company was changed from Suvarna Cements Ltd to Keerthi Industries Ltd. During the year 200607 the company purchased 126 acres of land for the use of the proposed sugar project and Government of Karnataka.During the year 200708 the company commenced generation of 1.50 MW wind power in Karnataka. Also they entered into a power purchase agreement with Karnataka State Electricity board at an average rate of around Rs.3.40 per unit. During the year 200809 Hyderabad Flextech Ltd merged with the company with effect from April 1 2007 through the scheme of arrangement.The company is increasing the production capacity from 297000 tpa to 528000 tpa at a total cost of Rs.102.16 crore financed through a debt of Rs.68.10 crore. The company expects to complete construction and commence production by October 2010. The company is also looking to set up a one million tonne capacity unit in the existing premises itself.
OrganisationKeerthi Industries Ltd