Cumilla Customs has honored M. I. Cement Factory Ltd. (Crown Cement) for being a top exporting company through Bibir Bazar and Belonia land ports.
Md. Mukter Hossain Talukder FCA, Chief Executive Officer of Crown Cement, received a crest and certificate on behalf of the company from Cumilla Customs Commissioner Mohammad Belal Hossain Chowdhury at a program in Cumilla on Tuesday. Cumilla Customs hosted the program on occasion of International Customs Day at its premises.
Speaking at the event, Md. Mukter Hossain Talukder said Crown Cement is the pioneer in cement export since 2003 and the company is exporting its cement in the North Eastern states of India.
“Our cement export in 2019-20 fiscal year was at around 81,000 metric ton worth $6.2 million and it stood around 42,430 metric ton worth $3.8 million at the end of first six months of this fiscal year,” he said.
It is mentionable that Crown Cement holds more than 50 percent market share of Bangladesh’s cement export. Many important structures and infrastructures such as Tripura State Assemble House, Agartala Flyover, ILS Hospital, Rabindra Satabarshiki Bhaban and Najrul Kalakshetra were built with Crown Cement. Many other mega infrastructures like Agartala International Airport and Agartala International Cricket Stadium are being constructed with Crown Cement.