Metr Metrocem History & Heritage

METROCEM OVER THE YEARS

  1. SETTING SAIL

    1988

    In 1988, the founders started their journey by establishing a Trading House of building materials. Their focus was on take advantage of the, then rapid infrastructure development phase of Bangladesh, when the building materials were one of the most essentially needed components for infrastructure development.

  2. AUGMENTATION

    2000

    In the year of 2000, the pioneers of the group established cement plant to production and supply the ever-increasing need for cement in development sector. At that time period of lesser number of cement producers in Bangladesh, the founders decided it to be prudent and economically feasible to source cement locally.

  3. COMMERCIALIZATION

    2002

    In 2002, as per the Metrocem’s senior management’s vision, the cement plant was fully operational and started to produce cement, which managed to capture significant portion of markets because of the superior quality it accompanied.

  4. MODERNIZATION

    2005

    Due to ever-occurring introduction of technological discovery and practices, the cement production did manage to evolve itself while increasing efficiency and effectiveness. To attain these competitive advantages before they become a necessity, Metrocem overhauled and modernization their cement production process at the year of 2005.

  5. EXPANSION

    2008

    At 2008, Metrocem expanded their operations to tap into the lucrative segment of steel manufacturing industry. Keeping alignment with the business of building materials, as their sister concern Metrocem Cement, Metrocem Steel Limited was envisioned to perform alike in the steelworks industries.

  6. INCEPTION

    2009

    In the year of 2009, Metrocem Group decided to start Shipping business. While providing logistical support to their own functions, they found a greater need for the similar kind of support for various other businesses, which resulted into a successful venture in terms of strategic and economic.

  7. COMMENCEMENT

    2010

    2010 saw the emergence of Eco-friendly Brick manufacturing project by Metrocem Group. Their vision was to manufacture bricks with Fly Ash, Cement to minimizing the adverse environmental effect of the manufacturing process.

  8. EXPANSION

    2015

    Metrocem Miltech, established at 2015, was Metrocem Group’s great leap towards capturing more market share in building materials sectors. This concern’s function was to provide crane & mega infrastructure equipment.

  9. GENESIS

    2017

    Nearing at the third decade of the group’s lifecycle, the management’s strategic vision turned into penetrating the technological products markets of Bangladesh. The concern responsible for this endeavor is named Metrocem Technologies Limited. The foremost function of this concern is to fulfill the roles of national distributorship of LG Mobile.