Saudi Cement net profit rises 32.3% in 2012

Saudi Cement net profit rises 32.3% in 2012
Published: 14 February 2013


Saudi Cement Company said today its net profit for 2012 rose 32.3 per cent YoY to SAR1.1bn (US$293m) thanks to higher demand.

Earnings per share stood at SAR7.2, up from SAR5.43 a year earlier. The operating profit rose to SAR1.14bn in the 12 months to December 2012 from SAR865.1m in 2011.