India May cement sales up 10.6 per cent on year

India May cement sales up 10.6 per cent on year
Published: 12 June 2007

Cement sales in India rose 10.6 per cent in May to 14.21Mt, data from the Cement Manufacturers’ Association showed.  
 
Production stood at 14.25Mt last month against 13Mt a year earlier, the association said.  
 
India has a capacity to manufacture 177Mt a year. Producers have announced plans to add another 100Mt capacity by 2009/10.