Saudi Cement Co Q1 2004

Saudi Cement Co Q1 2004
Published: 28 July 2004

The cement output of Saudi cement producer Saudi Cement Company (SCC) rose to 1.293Mt for the first three months of 2004 from 1.088Mt in the corresponding period of 2003.  Local cement sales stood at 916,000t, compared to 830,000t. Cement exports decreased to 240,000t from 353,000t and clinker exports registered a significant drop to 37,000t from 149,000t.  The total output of Saudi Arabia’s eight cement companies rose to 6.1Mt from 5.6Mt.