The Asbestos Cement Products Manufacturers’ Association (ACPMA) is a non-profit organization and is registered with the Registrar of Societies under Indian Societies Act 1860. The Association was formed in 1985 with an objective to aid, stimulate and advise promotion of Chrysotile Asbestos Cement Products (Roofing Sheets and Pipes) in India. ACPMA also obtains, assimilates and disseminates information on chrysotile asbestos fibre, its global usage, etc. for the benefit all the stake holders in India and abroad.
ACPMA currently has 18 Members who have over 50 manufacturing units located in various States providing direct and indirect employment to approximately 300,000 persons and having a gross estimated annual turnover of over Rs.8000/- crores or US$ 1.4 billion.
The activities of the Association are managed by a Management Committee, with a Chairman and a Vice Chairman who are elected from amongst the Management Committee Members once every two years.
The day to day activities of the Association are run by its Secretariat headed by Director General and located at 502, Mansarovar, 90, Nehru Place, New Delhi – 110 019.