Gresik November cement sales up 44%

Gresik November cement sales up 44%
Published: 18 December 2006

PT Semen Gresik’s cement sales in November grew 44 per cent YoY on the back of a 50 per cent increase in domestic sales, an Indonesian Cement Association (ASI) report said. 
For the month, total sales reached 1.70Mt, against 1.18Mt in November last year  
The report said Semen Gresik sold 1.47 mln tons of cement in the domestic market last month, up sharply from 981,760t in November last year.  
It said the firm exported 226,752 tons of cement in November, up 14 per cent YoY.  
In the first 11 months of this year, Semen Gresik sold 15.22 mln tons, up 2.5 pct, with domestic sales reaching 13.58Mt, 4.6 per cent.