Swiss 1Q cement shipments rise 21.2%

Swiss 1Q cement shipments rise 21.2%
Published: 05 April 2011

First quarter 2011 shipments in Switzerland rose by 21.2% per cent YoY to 1.01Mt. This sharp increase reflects strong levels of construction activity in the country, according to a statement from cemsuisse, the Swiss cement association. More than half (50.5%) of deliveries were made by rail.