FG poised to replicate backward integration policy, Nigeria

FG poised to replicate backward integration policy,  Nigeria
Published: 11 February 2011

The Federal Government of Nigeria is poised to replicate backward integration policy in the cement sub-sector across other sectors of manufacturing industry in the country.

Cement manufacturers have also ignited the country’s hope to become self-sufficient in cement production and to be a net exporter of the product by 2013.

The Minister of Commerce and Industry, Senator Jubril Martins-Kuye, while receiving Monitoring Committee Report on the Implementation of Backward Integration Policy in the Cement Sub Sector, stated that government will showcase this as successful industrial policy that will be replicated across other sectors of manufacturing sub-sector of the economy.