An Overview of Cherat Cement Company

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Cherat Cement Company is a leading cement manufacturer in Pakistan, serving the construction industry for over three decades. With a strong commitment to quality, innovation, and sustainability, the company has earned a reputation for excellence in the industry.

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From its humble beginnings in the remote town of Nowshera in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Cherat Cement has become a significant player in the Pakistani cement market. In this blog, discusses the history, achievements, nature of business, and CSR campaigns of Cherat Cement Company.


About Cherat Cement Company


Cherat cement company logo


Cherat Cement Company Limited, established in 1981, primarily produces, advertises, and distributes Ordinary Portland Cement and Clinker. Its manufacturing plant is in Lakrai Village, District Nowshera, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province, providing the company with a favourable geographical advantage to supply cement to Afghanistan and meet domestic market demands KPK, FATA, Punjab, and Azad Kashmir.

Cherat Cement Company Limited is a leading player in Pakistan’s cement industry, having been established as one of the first companies in the sector. It holds the top position in the region as the largest cement producer, with an annual installed capacity of over 4.5 million tons.

Cherat Cement Company Limited is listed on the Pakistan Stock Exchange Limited and holds ISO 9001 and 14001 certifications. The company has expanded its manufacturing capabilities by installing its third cement line at the production site, boosting its annual installed capacity to over 4.5 million tons of cement.

The new production line commenced operations in January 2019, and due to the rising demand for cement, the company successfully installed two consecutive production lines.


Nature of Business


A cement plant of Cherat cement company


Cherat Cement Company Limited, a subsidiary of the Ghulam Faruque Group (GFG), specialises in the manufacturing, marketing, and sales of Ordinary Portland Cement, a famous type of cement in construction, under the brand name ‘Cherat’.

As a pioneer in the cement industry in Pakistan, the company is the leading cement producer in its region, prioritising quality management with no compromises.


Corporate Social Responsibility


Corporate social responsibility


As a responsible corporate entity, Cherat Cement Company Limited participates in several social initiatives in line with its corporate social responsibility. The company demonstrates its commitment to being a socially conscious community member by making generous contributions to various social and charitable causes, including health, education, and other social sectors.

Cherat Cement Company Limited has taken an additional step towards promoting the welfare of the local community by setting up a Welfare Medical Dispensary in Nowshera. This dispensary operates as a free aid clinic, providing free basic medical care to patients, with particular emphasis on supporting the area’s women.

The clinic aims to serve the local population who may have limited access to basic healthcare, thus contributing to the community’s well-being. The company strongly believes providing access to quality education would greatly benefit Pakistan.

To make a positive impact in the communities where it operates, the company has partnered with The Citizens Foundation to establish a school in Shaidu village. This school offers a comprehensive educational program for both girls and boys.

The company collaborates with reputable institutions that provide high-quality medical and educational services to the people of Pakistan. Past partnerships have included the Aga Khan University Hospital, the Kidney Centre, the Shaukat Khanum Memorial Hospital Trust, and the Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute.


Contact Details

Following table lists the address, UAN, telephone number, fax number, and email address of the factory and different offices.


Head OfficeModern Motors House, Beaumont Road, Karachi+92 21 111-000-009021 35683566-35683567-35688348-35689538+92 21
FactoryVillage Lakrai, P.O.Box 28, Nowshera,

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

+92 (0923) 111-000-009052 7053134+92 (91)
Sales Office (Peshawar)1st Floor, Betani Arcade, Jamrud Road+92 91 111-000-009N/A +92 91
Sales Office (Lahore)3, Sunderdas Road+92 42 111-000-009N/A+92 42
Sales Office (Islamabad)1st Floor, Razia Sharif Plaza, Jinnah Avenue, Blue Area+92 51 111-000-009051-2344531-3+92

Price of Cherat Cement

As of March 2023, the price of a 50-kg Cherat cement bag is Rs. 1095-1100. 


Frequently Asked Questions


What is Cherat Cement Company?

Cherat Cement Company is a leading cement manufacturer in Pakistan that has been serving the construction industry for over three decades.


Where is Cherat Cement Company located?

A: The company’s headquarters are in Lahore, Pakistan, and its production plant is located in the remote town of Nowshera in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.


How long has Cherat Cement Company been in operation?

Cherat Cement Company has been in operation for over 30 years, since its inception in 1981.


What is the production capacity of Cherat Cement Company?

The company has a production capacity of over 2.8 million tons of cement per year.


What are some of the achievements of Cherat Cement Company?

A: Cherat Cement Company has earned a reputation for excellence in the industry, with several awards and recognitions for its quality, innovation, and sustainability practices. It has also contributed to the economic development of Pakistan by creating jobs and supporting local communities.


What is the company’s commitment to sustainability?

The company is committed to sustainable practices and has implemented various initiatives to reduce its carbon footprint, conserve energy and water, and minimise waste.


What is the future outlook for Cherat Cement Company?

The company is poised for growth and expansion, with plans to increase its production capacity and enter new markets. It is also exploring new technologies and innovative solutions to improve its operations and sustainability practices.

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