Argentina’s production of Portland cement rose 10.9 per cent year-on-year in July 2007, the Association of Portland cement makers (AFCP) said on August 13, 2007. When compared to June 2007, Argentina’s production of Portland cement
went up by 2.3 per cent.
The sales of Portland cement, including exports, totalled 816,434 tonnes in July 2007. Portland cement sales on the domestic market, imported cement included, totalled 824,601 tonnes, up 12.4 per cent year-on-year and 3.7 pct= month-on-month, AFCP said.