PM lays foundation stone for Qatranah cement plant, Saudi Arabia

PM lays foundation stone for Qatranah cement plant, Saudi Arabia
Published: 22 October 2007

Prime Minister Marouf Al Bakhit laid today the foundation stone for Al Qatranah Cement plant, which is one of the Saudi Arab Cement Company investments.

CEO of the Company Abdullah Al Essa said that the company has chosen Jordan to establish this factory because of the stability and investment attracting climate Jordan enjoys, as well as the current construction boom in the Kingdom.

The factory is expected to start production in the fourth quarter of 2009 with a production capacity of 5000tpd.