Brazil February cement sales up 22.4 per cent

Brazil February cement sales up 22.4 per cent
Published: 13 March 2008

Cement sales on the Brazilian market totaled 3.7Mt in February, up 22.4% on the same month last year, according to preliminary figures out Wednesday from the National Cement Industry Association (Snic). 
 
Sales per working day grew 5.7% in February from January and 16.6% compared with February 2007.  
 
Over January-February Brazilian cement sales totaled 7.8Mt, up 20% on the same period last year and of which 7.7Mt for the domestic market.