Birla Corp. Ltd. engages in the manufacture of cement. It operates through the following segments: Cement, Jute, and Others. The Cement segment manufactures ordinary portland cement, portland pozzolana cement, portland slag cement, low heat cement, and sulphate resistant cement. The Jute segment manufactures and exports jute yarn, floor and wall covering, decorative fabrics, jute carpets, sacking bags, and carpet backing cloth. The Others segment includes Auto Trims and Steel Castings. The company was founded by Madhav Prasadji Birla and Priyamvada Birla on August 25, 1919 and is headquartered in Kolkata, India.