Tunisian cement demand falls 6.5% in 4M15

Tunisian cement demand falls 6.5% in 4M15
Published: 11 June 2015

Tagged Under: Consumption Tunisia production 

In the first four months of 2015, the Tunisian cement marked contracted by 6.5 per cent YoY to 2.4Mt, according to the latest data revealed by Taoufik Khardani, deputy director of building materials industries at the country’s Ministry of Industry. However, exports were up by 28 per cent from 461,000t to 590,000t.

Tunisia’s cement producers manufactured 2.98Mt of cement, down 5.6 per cent on 4M14, when 3.16Mt of cement was produced.