Saudi Eastern Province to install new line

Saudi Eastern Province to install new line
Published: 18 February 2005

Saudi cement producer Eastern Province Cement Company (EPC) will install an additional clinker production line with a daily capacity of 3500tpd the company said in early February 2005.  The upgrade will increase the company’s total clinker capacity to 3.15Mta. The project is to be completed by the end of 2005.  EPC’s clinker production stood at 2,243,511t in 2004, while cement output totalled 2,375,682t. The company’s 2004 cement sales were 2,365,435t.