Saudi Cement receives funding for expansion

Saudi Cement receives funding for expansion
Published: 04 October 2013


Saudi cement producer Tabuk Cement Company yesterday signed an agreement with local Bank Albilad for Islamic financing worth SAR500m (US$133.3m)

In a statement to the bourse, the company said it will use the funds to partially finance the second phase of an expansion project, which includes the construction of a 5000tpd clinker line, and an adjacent power plant and desalination plant.

The loan is to be repaid by October 2020.