Orient Abrasives Ltd is a leading manufacturer of fuses aluminium oxide grains. It is also produces Slide gate refractory and Grinding wheels. The company has three divisions viz, Abrasive grains division(at Porbandar, Gujarat); Bonded Abrasive division(at Alwar Dist., Rajasthan) and Refractories division(at Alwar Dist. Rajasthan and Salem, TN). The abrasive grains division manufactures calcined bauxite and aluminium oxide which are important raw materials for refractories used by the steel industry. The company has set up a Power plant at Porbandar with an installed capacity to produce 4.2 MW of power for the captive consumption by its abrasive grains division. This power plant was commissioned in August, 1998 and is now operating at full capacity. In the comming years Steel and Engineering industries are expected to perform well. Which consumes company's products as raw materials.