Pakistan prepares for positive future

Pakistan prepares for positive future
Published: 18 May 2016


The outlook for the Pakistan cement industry is positive with expansion expected over the next few years. Key reasons include improved sector fundamentals backed by higher demand, cost efficiencies driven by lower international coal prices and captive power generation reducing energy costs, capacity expansions and low to minimal risk of cement price destabilisation. As a result, cement demand is forecast to grow at least eight per cent over the next five years (FY16-21) on the back of an average GDP growth of 4.7 per cent.

















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