On 16 September 2015, CHIP MONG INSEE CEMENT CORPORATION (CMIC) was established by a joint venture with the value of US$ 262 million. 60% was injected by the CHIP MONG GROUP, one of Cambodia’s largest corporations, with over 30 years’ experience in the construction sector and with an enviable reputation for product excellence. The balance of 40% came from the THAI SIAM CITY CEMENT CORPORATION. Headquartered in Thailand, the company has over 50 years’ experience, with cement factories in Thailand, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Vietnam
CHIP MONG INSEE CEMENT CORPORATION
The manufacturing plant of Chip Mong Insee Cement, namely Touk Meas Plant, is located at Touk Meas, in Kampot Province, 125km south of the capital Phnom Penh. After the groundbreaking in late March 2016, CMIC built there a fully integrated cement plant just 20 months and delivered first locally cement product in November 2017. On September 30, 2017, company passed the pivotal milestone of 1st Kiln Firing of its new 5,000 tons per day clinker line
On 21st October 2017, Chip Mong Insee Cement Corporation signed an EPC contract with CITIC Heavy Industries of China, for Waste Heat Recovery power generation unit to generate electricity from captured waste heat arising from cement production. Operating with lowest carbon footprint is a core mindset of the company
Chip Mong Insee Cement products are advanced quality cements for both the retail and the industrial market segments, all manufactured from well selected local raw materials, with world class quality control and assurance standards. CMIC’s cements brand “CAMEL” for the retail market and Insee Diamond brand for the technical & industrial markets are supplied from this new facility at Touk Meas. As a responsible heavy industrial company, Chip Mong Insee Cement is committed to efficiently and properly managing the utilization of Cambodia’s natural resources and deploying its extensive and talented human capital in best international safety standards. We are committed to make the difference in serving the needs of today’s customers without sacrificing the interest of future generations. We do this by adopting an active policy of environmental stewardship that is an integral part of our sustainable development orientation in close collaboration with our stakeholders.
Our plant location has logistical proximity near to the main Phnom Penh market with the availability of all materials, such as clay, laterite and bauxite, which assures excellent product availability and delivery to our customers.
CHIP MONG GROUP (CMG)
In 1982, CMG envisioned that Cambodia was in urgent need of serious and trustworthy businesses that could help with the rebuilding of our country. To make that vision a reality, CMG focused the efforts on being responsive to the changing needs of society and strengthening our relationship with the business communities, both domestic and international.
The rapid development of the company has earned Chip Mong Group a national leader in the fields of- building materials, steel, cement, concrete, and ceramic, as well as consumer products. Also, CMG recently opened up Cambodia’s most technologically-advanced brewery, Khmer Brewery, the producer of Cambodia Beer, a source of pride for all Cambodians.
SCCC IN THAILAND
The company was first established on May 16, 1969 as Siam City Cement Company Limited with the initial registered capital of 100 million baht and began cement production after the completion of its cement plant in 1972.Its facilities at Saraburi, Thailand grew over the years to become one of the world’s largest cement production plants.
In 2014, the Company achieved Carbon Footprint for Product (CFP) and Carbon Footprint Reduction labels from Thailand Greenhouse Management Organization (TGO). Moreover, the Company also received the Green Industry Level 5 (Green Network) award, which is the highest level awarded by the Ministry of Industry. This makes us the first company in the cement industry to have all of its three plants awarded Green Industry Level 5 certification.