Vietnam first-quarter production up 9.4%

Vietnam first-quarter production up 9.4%
Published: 31 March 2011

Cement producers in Vietnam are estimated to have made 17.8Mt of cement in the first quarter of this year, up 9.4% YoY.

The country’s cement output is estimated to stand at 5.1Mt in March, compared to the earlier figures of 7.9Mt in Jan-Feb.

The Ministry of Construction forecast Vietnam’s cement consumption is forecast to stand between 54.5Mt and 56Mt this year, up 9% and 10% from a year earlier.