Saudi Cement sales rise 13%

Saudi Cement sales rise 13%
Published: 13 January 2011

Cement sales in Saudi Arabia rose 13% last year, as the emergence of residential, commercial and infrastructure projects throughout the Kingdom require building resources.

December saw a particularly strong rise. Total sales rose from 3.48Mt to 3.87Mt, up 11%, with fourth quarter sales rising 10% to 10.72Mt.