Focusing on alternative fuel, operation cost reduction: Deepak Khetrapal, Orient Cement
  • WebDesk BTVI
  • Jun 21 2019

Deepak Khetrapal, MD & CEO of Orient Cement, says demand in the current quarter was impacted due to elections, heat wave, water shortage among others. He says demand will likely pick up as works will start on government infra projects. On the company’s FY20 outlook, he expects 6-7% growth with remaining 3 quarters making up for the first quarter. He says the company is focusing on alternative fuel to reduce impact on environment, as well as reducing cost of operations.