Pakistan February sales down 9%

Pakistan February sales down 9%
Published: 09 March 2011

Domestic Pakistan cement sales were 1.78Mt in February, registering a decline of 9.32 per cent while exports were 0.71Mt which was a 25.39 per cent rise compared January 2011.

A spokesman of All Pakistan Cement Manufacturers Association (APCMA) said that during the first eight months of current fiscal domestic cement sales were 13.79Mt, down by 8.49 per cent while exports were 5.90Mt, a fall of 14.81 per cent. Total cement sales for the period from July 2010 to February 2011 were 19.699Mt, showing a decline of 10.48% compared to the corresponding period.