Saudi Cement output reaches 19.8Mt

Saudi Cement output reaches 19.8Mt
Published: 27 January 2006

The cement output of Saudi Arabia’s eight listed cement companies rose to 19.8Mt in the first nine months of 2005 from 19.5Mt in the corresponding period of 2004, recent statistics showed. Local cement sales were 18.7Mt, up from 18.4Mt. Cement exports increased to 1.26Mt from 1.24Mt.