State-run Yemen Corporation for Cement Industry and Marketing reported a total output of 1,460,545t of cement in 2006, exceeding the planned output of 1,270,000t for the year.
The corporation manages the state-run cement plants in Amran, Al-Barh and Bajil.
Total production of the Bajil plant reached 325,496t in 2006, some 55,496t above the target for the year.
The cement plant in Amran, to the northwest of the Yemeni capital Sana, produced 555,296 tonnes, exceeding the plan by 55,296 tonnes.
The cement output of the plant in Al-Barh reached 580,753 tonnes and was 80,753t above the planned level.
In 2006, Yemen Corporation for Cement Industry and Marketing sold a total 1,461,731t of cement.