Kenyan cement firms feel the squeeze

Kenyan cement firms feel the squeeze
Published: 16 September 2016

Tagged Under: Kenya 

This week the Kenyan National Bureau of Statistics announced that KES2.2bn (US$21.7m) of cement was imported from China in the 1H16 - a 10-fold YoY increase. While full-year domestic cement consumption is forecast at 6Mta and installed production capacity is at 8Mta, cement imports appear surplus to the building sector’s needs.

























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