M. I. Cement Factory Ltd. is a public limited company and one of the leading manufacturers of cement in Bangladesh. On December 31, 1994 it started its journey with the commitment for providing high quality cement to the country. Its brand “Crown Cement” has own renown both at home and abroad.
Initially the plant was installed with a capacity of producing 600tpd (ton per day) of Portland cement. With the passing of time the demand of Crown Cement increased day by day. Therefore the sponsors expanded the project thrice. By dint of quality Crown Cement soon gained acceptability both at home and abroad which raised the necessity for expanding the plant from initial 600tpd (ton per day), 800tpd 2nd unit in 2002, 1400tpd 3rd unit in 2006 and 3000tpd 4th unit in 2011 thereby raising the total production capacity to 5800tpd i.e. 1.740 million metric ton per annum.
The company has been listed in Dhaka Stock Exchange and Chittagong Stock Exchange in 2011. Its high growth agenda have been highly appreciated by the shareholders, and have won investors trust. Its backward and forward integration endeavors have given new dimensions to its growth platform. With this end in view, the associate industrial units’ viz., Crown Polymer Bagging Ltd., Crown Power Generation Ltd., Crown Mariners Ltd., Crown Transportation & Logistics Ltd., Crown Cement Concrete & Building Materials Ltd. have been set up and are already in operation. The company has also acquired a handy max size ocean going ship to facilitate transportation of raw materials from abroad. It is hopefully expected that these new growth platforms will facilitate creation of new dimensions and frontiers to the mother company M. I. Cement Factory Limited.
Crown Cement pioneered in export of cement in 2003 and paved the way for earning hard-earned foreign currency. Recently Crown Cement Achieved the National Export Trophy (Gold) twice for attaining the top most place among the cement exporters in Bangladesh.
The factory possesses well communications facility both through water and road. It is located as West Mukterpur, Munshigonj on the bank of the river Dhaleswari. It is connected by a metallic road (Dhaka-Munshigonj Highway) linked with the whole country.