Andhra Pradesh: Clay Fired Brick Making Clusters


The state of Andhra Pradesh is among the leading brick producing states in Southern part of the country. The brick kilns in the state uses both manual as well as mechanised green brick molding process. Generally clay is transported from far-off distances and mixed at site for manufacturing bricks. The main brick firing technologies used in the state are Clamp kilns and Bull’s trench kiln (BTK). The major product of brick kiln is solid bricks.

Products manufactured

Solid bricks

Number of Brick Kilns


Main fuels

Biomass, Coal

Annual Production

9.3 billion

Total energy consumption (toe)

1.37 million toe (annual)

Leading industry association(s)

  • All India Brick and tile Manufacturers Federation (AIBTMF), New Delhi

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