Ukraine cement production up by 77.7 per cent

Ukraine cement production up by 77.7 per cent
Published: 21 January 2004

In December 2003, cement production rose by 77.7 per cent compared with December 2002, to 512,000t  This was disclosed by the State Statistics Committee.  In 2003, cement production rose by 24.7 per cent compared with 2002, to 8,916,000t.  As Ukrainian News earlier reported, in November production of cement rose by 28.1 per cent compared with November 2002, to 645,000t.
In 2002, cement production increased by 23.5 per cent compared with 2001, to 7,142,000t.  Industry annual capacity is preently put at 20Mt.