Strong gains in South African cement sales

Strong gains in South African cement sales
08 March 2012

Latest data by the South Africa Cement and Concrete Institute shows that domestic sales for the first two months of the year have registered a double-digit increase.

For January and February 2012, cement sales reached 1.66Mt, a 13.7 per cent compared to the same period of 2011 (1.46Mt).

Meanwhile, sales for February 2012 alone were 884,700t, representing a rise of 7.4 per cent compared to 823,934t in February 2011.

The moving annual total for the previous 12 months sees cement sales at 11.44Mt, up 5.7 per cent YoY.

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