Saudi Arabia production up 6.7% in November

Saudi Arabia production up 6.7% in November
Published: 08 December 2010

Cement production in Saudi Arabia increased an annual 6.7 per cent in November.

November production was 3.36Mt compared with 3.15Mt a year earlier, according to industry data posted today on Yamamah Saudi Cement Co.’s website. Exports rose 15 per cent to 151,000t from 131,000t a year earlier.

Saudi Arabia has 13 cement companies with an estimated capacity of 49Mta, according to a report from NCB Capital.