Iraq to halt imports indefinitely from next month

Iraq to halt imports indefinitely from next month
07 June 2013


The Cabinet of Iraq has decided to halt cement imports, including white cement, as of 1 July 2013.

Aswat al-Iraq News reported that the cabinet has decided to stop all commercial cement imports until the Ministry of Industry recognises an actual need for volumes due to the non-sufficiency of local production.

The Ministry of Industry had also stopped issuing import licence as of 14 May 2013, the statement noted.

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