Vietnam supplies pours 18.8Mt of cement

Vietnam supplies pours 18.8Mt of cement
Published: 04 August 2006

The Vietnamese cement industry produced 18.8 million tonnes of cement in the first seven months of the year, said the Ministry of Construction. Domestic cement makers have a combined annual production capacity of 32 million tonnes of cement, meeting 85 per cent of domestic demand, said the Vietnam Cement Association. The industry expected to be able to meet 100 per cent of local demand by the end of 2009. - VNS