imageThe Vicat is an International Group with varied interests in other verticals - Cement, Ready-Mixed Concrete, Concrete Product (Precast) and Aggregates with a global turnover of € 2,292B.

In 1817 Louis Vicat invented artificial cement and was the founding father of Vicat Group. It was in 1853 when Louis Vicat’s son Joseph Vicat established the first cement factory.

With a 199 year old unmatched legacy, today, the group has a strong presence in 12 countries - France, US, Turkey, Senegal, Switzerland, Egypt, Italy, Mali, Kazakhstan, Mauretania and India with more than 30MT cement capacity. The group has 7,700+ team members across the globe striving towards giving a Superior Quality Cement. The last decade saw the group's growth by commissioning of multiple plants and making Vicat a renowned cement brand across continents.

Vicat Group, as a part of its international expansion strategy, entered the Indian cement industry in 2008 with a joint venture. For further expanding its footprint in India, Vicat has acquired a major stake in Bharathi Cement Corporation Private Limited in 2010.

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Vicat Profile

  • Vicat operates in 11 countries
  • 3 Business Verticals
  • 7,852 Employees Worldwide
  • 15 Cement Manufacturing Plants
  • 5 Grinding Centres
  • 232 Concrete Batch Plants
  • 67 Aggregate Quarries


1. Kalaburagi Cement in Karnataka State (Vicat has 100% stake)
2. Kadapa in Andhra Pradesh State. (51% majority Stake) Total Production capacity - 7.5 MTPA 2 cement plants, 1 aggregate quarry and 1 polypropylene bag manufacturing factory.


In 2007, Vicat formed a partnership with and constructed a cement plant with a capacity of 1.2 million tons, and began operating in 2010.


The Group is represented by the Sinaï Cement Company, acquired by Vicat in 2003. The plant is located near the Sinai port of El Arish


The Group has been operating from two sites for more than 15 years.
2 cement plants, 32 concrete plants and 7 aggregate quarries


The Group has operated facilities in Italy since 2003.
Industrial facility: 1 grinding centre (in Sardinia) and 2 terminals


Operating since 2001 with the acquisition of Vigier, the Group operates mostly in the western part of the country.
1 cement factory, 19 concrete plants and 19 aggregate quarries


Vicat was established here, and the Group is engaged in three business sectors with 32% of its sales in the country 5 cement plants, 3 grinding centres, 137 concrete plants and 38 aggregate quarries. 2,462 employees.


The Group operates an infrastructure distribution system based in Bamako, the capital.

United States

The Group owns two distinct regional sites, one in Alabama (since 1974) and the other in California, near Los Angeles (since 1987).
1,069 employees. 2 cement factories and 43 concrete plants


A key player in Senegal's cement industry since 1999, the Group also operates two aggregate quarries there.
1 cement plant and 2 aggregate quarries.


In 2008, Vicat partnered with BSA Ciment to operate a cement grinding facility with a capacity of 450,000 tons per year.