Cement production up in February

Cement production up in February
Published: 22 March 2005

In February, Ukranian cement production rose by 12.6 per cent compared with February 2004, to reach 515,000t.  In the two month January-February period cement production rose by 24.3 per cent or 200,000t compared with the same period of 2004, to 1,022,000t.   For 2004 as a whole, cement production rose by 19.3 per cent or 1,719,000t to 10,635,000t (compared to 2003).  More than 15 enterprises produce cement in Ukraine, and their total annual capacity is more than 20Mt.