Local market needs more cement

Local market needs more cement
Published: 17 June 2004

Total local consumption of cement in Jordan stood at 2.7Mt last year, Jordan Cement Factories Company (JCFC) General Manager Samer Biriqdar said on Wednesday. He indicated that the local market’s need of this commodity ranges between 2.5 to 3.5Mt annually. JCFC production capacity stands at 4.4Mta, Biriqdar remarked. JCFC is also preparing programmes to promote and further market its products in Jordan and abroad, according to JCFC chief.