Cement maker ACC Ltd today said it sold 2.34 million tonnes cement in March,up 7.3 per cent over the same month last year.
The company,in which Swiss major Holcim holds majority stake,had sold 2.18 million tonnes cement in March 2011,it said in a BSE filing.
ACC produced 2.3 million tonnes cement during the month against 2.19 million tonnes a year ago.
In the January-March period of 2012,sales of the company stood at 6.72 million tonnes compared to 6.22 million tonnes in the same period last year.
The production during the period under review stood at 6.70 million tonnes against 6.20 million tonnes in the year-ago period.
ACC’s shares were trading at Rs 1,341.20 apiece,down 1.12 per cent in the afternoon trade on the BSE.