New cement unit for Tunisia operational by 2014

New cement unit for Tunisia operational by 2014
Published: 15 May 2013

Tagged Under: Tunisia Bizerte 

Tunisia will expand its cement production facilities in the region of Bizerte by 2014, according to Mehdi Jomaa, the country’s minister of industry.

State-owned Ciments de Bizerte operates at around 1Mta. The extension to the Bizerte plant represents an investment of TND250m (US$150.5m). Equipment has been delivered to site and the assembly process reportedly has started.