J.K.Cement started its commercial production in May 1975 in its first plant Nimbahera in Rajasthan. The company was incorporated in the year 1994.
Today J. K. Cement is one of the largest cement manufacturers in north India. It is also second largest producer of white cement in India. The company exports white cement to countries like South Africa, Nigeria, Singapore, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Tanzania, UAE and Nepal.
The company has two manufacturing facilities located at Nimbahera and Mangrol in the state of Rajasthan. The company produces white cement and its production unit is located in Gotan at Rajasthan.
During August 2009, Allahabad HC had sanctioned the scheme of amalgamation of Jaykaycem a wholly owned subsidiary with the company. Jaykaycem was implementing 3 million tones per annum Green Field Grey Cement Plant at Mudhol, District Bagalkot, Karnataka state which was at final stage of implementation. The installed capacity of grey cement of JK Cement with the merger increased to 7.5 million tones per annum.
These plants have received various certifications ISO-9001:2000 for quality management system, ISO-14001:2004 for environment management systems and OHSAS-18001:2005 for occupational health and safety systems.
J K Cement produces ordinary Portland cement of 53-grade, 43-grade and 33-grade. It markets these cements under the brand name J K cement and Sarvashakitman.
It also manufactures Portland Pozzolana Cement and markets it under the name J K Super.
It markets white cement under the name J K White and Camel.
J.K. Cement has introduced water repellent material in powder form. It has also introduced white cement based putty for plastering walls and ceiling and sells the same under the name JK Wall Puty.
2011- Productivity Excellence Award, 2010-11from the Rajasthan State Productivity Council.2012 - Its Maliakhera Mine was awarded the first prize in Mine Lighting & Electrical Installation and Storage, Transport, Handling & Use of Explosives (2012)Nimbahera Mine - Awarded the first prize in Maintenance of Mine Plans, Sections & Statutory Records and second prize in Publicity, Propaganda & House Keeping (2012)Tilakhera Mines - Awarded first prize in Publicity, Propaganda & House Keepingand second prize in Maintenance of Mine Plans, Sections & Statutory Records (2012)