Burundi: cement prices up as South Africa rehabilitates stadiums

Burundi: cement prices up as South Africa rehabilitates stadiums
Published: 18 June 2007

Burundian Trade and Industry Minister Donatien Nijimbere says cement prices on the Burundian market has increased from about US$14-20 /bag due to constructions in South Africa.  
 
"The situation is due to the fact that the cement which was imported from Tanzania and Zambia is taken to South Africa which is rehabilitating stadiums to be used in the 2010 World Cup".