Financial results of Fauji Cement Company Limited for the period ended March 31, 2016

Karachi, Fauji Cement Company Limited informed Pakistan Stock Exchange about the recommendations made by the board of directors in the meeting held at Rawalpindi on April 18, 2016.

The agenda of the meeting was discussion of profit and loss account for the nine months ended March 31, 2016 which portrayed a profit of Rs. 4,337,239 and earnings per share 3.14 basic and diluted.

Further, nil payment of cash dividend, bonus shares and right shares was agreed.

Fauji Cement Company Limited is a public limited company incorporated in Pakistan on November 23, 1992. The foundations of the company are laid under the Companies Ordinance, 1984. The business commenced from May 22, 1993. The principal activity of the company is manufacturing and sale of ordinary Portland cement. The shares of the company are quoted on the Karachi, Islamabad and Lahore Stock Exchanges in Pakistan. The company’s registered office is situated at Rawalpindi.

The cement plant of the company is located in Punjab. The annual production capacity of the plant is 1.165 million tons of Cement. The company has a Refuse Derived Fuel (RDF) Processing Plant which solves problem of Municipal Garbage Disposal. Minimum 300-400 tons of garbage is being lifted from each garbage dump located at Rawalpindi and Islamabad. In addition, the other important advantages include reduced use of fossil fuel, lowering of green house gases in the atmosphere and availability of compost fertilizer as a byproduct.

The symbol “FCCL” is being used by the stock exchanges for the shares of Fauji Cement Company Limited.