Cement production grows 19.2% in Argentina in 2006

Cement production grows 19.2% in Argentina in 2006
Published: 10 January 2007

Cement production has grown by 19.2% in Argentina in 2006, in comparison with the previous year, due to an increase in the activity of the private and public construction.

During December 2006, were delivered 713,818t of cement, which represented an increase of 1.7% in comparison with the same month of 2005.

The construction in Argentina has grown 8.9% in November 2006 and has reached its highest level of the last 13 years.