Dangote continues with Gboko expansion, Nigeria

Dangote continues with Gboko expansion, Nigeria
Published: 08 November 2011

Dangote Cement Plc has invested NGN50bn into its Gboko plant, , the Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer Mr Shree Junnarkar said.

Mr Junnarkar said that the company has raised its production to 3.5Mta, and plans to hit 4Mta next year. With 4Mt in Gboko, about 10Mt in Obajana, 6Mt in Ibese, the Dangote cement production is expected to hit about 20Mt next year. "We are expanding the company and aiming at 4Mt capacity.

The ongoing project would be completed by the first quarter of next year," Mr Junnarkar said.